Tag: Hon Yakubu Dogara

Trouble In APC As Speaker Dogara Accuses Bauchi Governor Abubakar of Misappriopriating Bail-out Funds

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bauchi state chapter, have kicked against the state governor, Muhammed Abubakar, for alleged missapriopriation of the bail-out fund allocated for salaries of workers. Dogara led other key stakeholders of the party[Read More…]

NANS Back Embattled Speaker Dogara Accused of Diverting Budgetry Allocations To Himself

Following allegations of 2016 budget padding leveled against the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), on Sunday in a press statement, passed a vote of confidence on the Speaker. Jibrin, in his petition to security agencies, including the police, had[Read More…]

Police Asks Dogara, Lasun, Doguwa, Ogor To Appear Friday Over Allegations of Padded Budget

Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris has constituted a five-man special team to probe the alleged padding of the budget by House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, his deputy Yusuff Lasun, Chief Whip Alhassan Ado Doguwa and Minority Leader Leo Ogor. The quartet were asked to appear before it[Read More…]

Speaker Yakubu Dogara Begs North-East Christians To Forgive Boko Haram Terrorists

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has urged the Nigerian Christian community, especially those in North East states to forgive members of the Boko Haram Islamist group. Dogara said the country could only make meaningful development, when Nigerians begin to forgive one another. He stated that[Read More…]