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Speaker Dogara, 3 Others Shared 40bn Naira Out of 100bn Allocated To Entire NASS – Says Abdulmumin Jibrin

Lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin, the Former House Chairman of the Committee on Appropriation has called on the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara to resign.

“My inability to admit into the budget almost N30bn personal requests from Mr. Speaker & the 3 other principal officers also became an issue. The four of them met & took that decision.In addition to billions of wasteful projects running over 20bn they allocated to their constituencies”. He wrote via his verified twitter account..

Jibrin made this assertion in a series of tweets on his Twitter timeline accusing Dogara and other leaders of the Lower Chamber of corruption and essentially making an attempt to stuff the 2016 Budget.

According to Jibrin, Speaker Dogara; Deputy Speaker Lasun, Whip Doguwa; and Miinority Leader, Leo Ogor were intimidated by his “independent disposition”.

“I strongly believe with every conviction that in cleaning up the budgeting system and considering what transpired during 2016 budget which I have all the facts documented, Speaker Dogara, Deputy Speaker Lasun, Whip Doguwa and minority Leader Leo Ogor should resign.

“My inability to admit into the budget almost N30bn personal requests from Mr. Speaker & the 3 other principal officers also became an issue,” Dogara said.

More about the accusations to follow..

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