• Budget padding scandal: Jibrin sues Dogara, principal officers

    Budget padding scandal: Jibrin sues Dogara, principal officers

    Former Chairman, Appropriation Committee, House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has sued the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, his Deputy, Yusuf Lasun, and other principal officers of the lower chamber over an alleged plan to suspend him.

    In the suit marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/595/2016, commenced by way of writ of summons and filed at the Federal High Court, Abuja on August 9, 2016, JibrinĀ  seeks principally to restrain the House of Representatives and its principal officers from giving effect to their alleged plot to suspend him […]