Monday, September 24, 2018

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    $1bn security fund: We still haven’t heard from Buhari, say reps

$1bn security fund: We still haven’t heard from Buhari, say reps

The house of representatives says it is yet to receive communication from President Muhammadu Buhari regarding the $1 billion for procurement of security equipment.Mansur Dan-Ali, minister of defence, had said Buhari gave the approval for the money to be released but Ita Enang, senior special assistant to the president on national assembly matters, later contradicted Dan Ali.The presidential aide said Buhari has not [...]

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    PDP on release of $1bn: Buhari sidestepped n’assembly for a selfish reason

PDP on release of $1bn: Buhari sidestepped n’assembly for a selfish reason

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the presidency plans to divert the $1 billion approved for the procurement of security equipment to fight Boko Haram insurgents.On Wednesday, Mansur Dan-Ali, minister of defence, announced that President Muhammadu Buhari had approved the release of the money.The money had been earlier approved by all the state governors for withdrawal from the excess crude account, [...]

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