• Budget padding: SERAP asks court to compel EFCC to investigate Dogara, others

    Budget padding: SERAP asks court to compel EFCC to investigate Dogara, others

    Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has filed a suit before an Abuja Federal High Court seeking an injunction that will compel the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to investigate all those involved in the alleged padding of the 2016 budget.

    Recall that former Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, had accused Yakubu Dogara, his Deputy, Hon. Yussuff Lasun; the Minority Leader, Hon. Leo Ogor; and the Chief Whip, Hon. Hassan Ado Doguwa of allegedly inserting over […]