• SERAP drags House of Reps to UN over alleged budget padding

    SERAP drags House of Reps to UN over alleged budget padding

    Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project , SERAP. has sent an urgent appeal to Professor Philip Alston, UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, urging him to use his “good offices and position to urgently request the leadership of the House of Representatives of Nigeria to explain the alleged deliberate padding of the 2016 budget with N481 billion (Nigerian Naira), removal of critical projects and replacement of such projects with constituency projects, which have not only undermined the fight […]