• EFCC probes Senate appropriation c’ttee over budget padding scandal

    EFCC probes Senate appropriation c’ttee over budget padding scandal

    Following the controversy surrounding the padding of the 2016 Budget as alleged in the House of Representatives, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has beamed its searchlight on the Senate Committee on Appropriations.

    It was gathered yesterday that the EFCC has begun investigation of the alleged padding of 2016 Budget in line with allegations contained in the petition by the sacked Chairman of House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Hon Jibril Abdulmumin.

    It was also gathered yesterday that the EFCC has […]