• EFCC summons National Assembly clerk over budget padding scandal

    EFCC summons National Assembly clerk over budget padding scandal

    The Economic and financial crimes commission (EFCC) has summoned the Clerk of the National Assembly (CNA), Mr. Mohammed Sani Omolori, just as the former chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumini Jibrin, has approached the court to escape incurring the wrath of his colleagues, who may suspend him from the House.

    Omolori, whose appointment as substantive CNA takes effect next week, was clerk of the House, whose Speaker, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, and three other principal officers were accused […]