• Budget padding controversy: Jibrin lying against Dogara – Reps

    Budget padding controversy: Jibrin lying against Dogara – Reps

    The House Committee on Appro­priation yesterday disowned its former chairman Abdulmumin Jibrin, saying his recent allegations against Speaker Yakubu Dogara are completely untrue.

    The lawmakers expressed disap­pointment that Jibrin has been econom­ical with the truth as they disclosed that it was the former chairman who kept the budget to himself for three weeks, working on it without input from other members of the committee.

    Vice-Chairman of the Commit­tee, Chris Azubogu who addressed the press at the National Assembly in company with other […]