• Reps begin investigation into Jibrin’s budget padding allegations

    Reps begin investigation into Jibrin’s budget padding allegations

    According to reports, the House of Representatives Committee on Ethics and Privileges on Friday in Abuja, commenced public investigation into allegations of fraud made by Rep. Abdulmumin Jibrin against the House.

    This followed Wednesday’s resolution of the House which mandated the committee to investigate the allegations, bordering on breach of privileges of members.

    It would be recalled that the former Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, accused the leadership of the National Assembly of padding the 2016 budget.

    In his allegation, Jibrin alluded that […]