Tag: Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin

I Have Always Wanted To Fight Corruption Says Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin

A former Chairman, Appropriation Committee of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has said his allegations of corruption against the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, and some officials of the House stemmed from his desire to fight corruption. “This is what I have always wanted to do; fight and expose corruption in[Read More…]

Tambuwal Said To Be Backing Embattled Speaker Following Allegations of Padded Budget

There are strong indications that the Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, has thrown his weight behind the embattled Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, against his accuser, a former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin. It was gathered on Monday that the Senior[Read More…]

“You Are Gone!” – Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin Alleges Threat To Life Over Immunity For Speaker

The House of Representatives was in rowdy session Tuesday over the planned inclusion of the Senate President and Speaker to enjoy immunity. While in plenary today, the matter was raised under matter of urgent national importance by the minority leader. Abdulmumin Jibrin, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation narrated that[Read More…]

Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin Drags UK-based Muckraker To Court For Defamation Over Facebook Post, Claims N5billion Damages

The chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has dragged a UK-based muckraker, posing as anti-corruption crusader, before an Abuja High Court for libel. Mr. Idris owns CUPS Business Innovation Centre, United Kingdom. In the suit No CV/1860/16 before Justice MB Idris, Mr. Jibrin demanded N5billion[Read More…]