• Can of worms – Chairman, House Committee calls for Speaker, Dogara’s resignation

    Can of worms – Chairman, House Committee calls for Speaker, Dogara’s resignation

    The 2016 budget controversy took a new turn yesterday with ousted chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin, calling for the immediate resignation of Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, his Deputy, Yussuff Lasun, and other principal officers of the House, over alleged shady deal.

    Jibrin in the statement entitled: “My Resignation”, stated that Dogara,  Lasun, Majority Whip, Alhassan Doguwa and Minority Leader, Leo Ogor, should resign because they allocated N40 billion to themselves in the last budget appropriation.

    Controversy trailed the removal […]