According to reports, the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday struck out the suit of former Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin, challenging his suspension from the House.
The judge, Justice John Tsoho, struck out the matter after Jibrin’s Counsel, Mr. Chukuma Nwachukwu, told the court that his client had filed a notice of discontinuance.
Tsoho decline the request of the defendants for a N200, 000 cost, holding that the defendants were “strong institution and personality”.
At the hearing, […]
Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the house of representatives appropriations committee, says Yakubu Dogara, the speaker and other principal officers of the lower chamber “obviously have so much to hide, so much to fear”.
In a statement released on Tuesday, Jibrin also said Dogara and others wanted him out of his position because of his independent-mindedness and resistance to corruption.
This allegation is the second since his party the All Progressives Congress (APC) waded into feud between him and the speaker by […]
The All Progressives Congress, APC has ordered Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of House of Representatives Appropriation committee to stop making public comments on the padding of the 2016 budget.
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Abdulmunin Jibrin, former chairman of house committee on appropriations, says he is ready to substantiate his allegations against Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the federal house of representatives, and three other leaders f the house.
Following his removal as chairman of appropriations committee, Jibrin had accused Dogara; Yusuf Lasun, deputy speaker; Alhassan Ado Doguwa, house whip; and Leo Ogor, house minority leader, of padding the 2016 budget with N40 billion.
In a statement released through his lawyers on Friday, Jibrin urged the lower […]