Thursday, August 1, 2019

Tag "Abdulmumin Jibrin"

    Jibrin: Dogara tried to break into my office to destroy vital documents

Jibrin: Dogara tried to break into my office to destroy vital documents

Jibrin Abdulmumin, former chairman of the federal house of representatives committee on appropriations, has accused Yakubu Dogara, the speaker, of attempting to break into his office to tamper with documents critical to the allegations of budget padding against him.Last week, Jibrin had alleged that Dogara, Yusuf Lasun, deputy speaker, Alhassan Doguwa, whip and Leo Ogor, the minority leader of an attempt [...]

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    Jibrin: Dogara diverted an FG project to his farm in Nasarawa

Jibrin: Dogara diverted an FG project to his farm in Nasarawa

Abdulmumin Jibrin, a member of the federal house of representatives, has vowed to "exposing" Yakubu Dogara, the speaker, until he is removed.Jibrin started slamming allegations of corruption against Dogara and other members of the house leadership when he was removed as the chairman of the appropriations committee last week.On Wednesday, Dogara had given him seven days to apologise for the allegations [...]

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    Jibrin calls Dogara ‘shameless fraud’, says he’ll never apologise

Jibrin calls Dogara ‘shameless fraud’, says he’ll never apologise

Abdulmumin Jibrin, former house representatives chairman on appropriations, has told Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the federal house of representatives, that he "will not and will never apologize to a shameless fraud in high office who has glaringly abused public trust".In a statement he released by himself on Wednesday, Jibrin said he had approached the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the [...]

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    Budget ‘padding’: Dogara READY to sue Jibrin… after 7 days

Budget ‘padding’: Dogara READY to sue Jibrin… after 7 days

Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the federal house of representatives, has issued a seven-day ultimatum within which Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the appropriation committee, must apologise and retract all his allegations against him or face legal action.In a statement on Wednesday, Turaki Hassan, spokesman to Dogara, said the demand for retraction of allegations and apology was contained in a letter addressed to Jibrin by [...]

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    Reps: Jibrin inserted funds into film village budget without Buhari’s knowledge

Reps: Jibrin inserted funds into film village budget without Buhari’s knowledge

The federal house of representatives has accused Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the appropriation committee, of corruption — same offence Jibrin accused Speaker Yakubu Dogara and three other principal officers of the chambers of.Speaking at a press conference in Abuja, Abdulrazak Namadas, spokesman of the house, deaid Jibrin was himself involved in smuggling fake projects into the budget.Namdas also described him as [...]

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    You should have petitioned EFCC, ICPC over Dogara, APC tells Jibrin

You should have petitioned EFCC, ICPC over Dogara, APC tells Jibrin

Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says Abdulmumin Jibrin should have petitioned the Economic an Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) if he had proof of his allegations against principal officers of the federal house of representatives rather than go the media and bring disdain to the lower [...]

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    ‘Why didn’t you talk before now?’ Reps query Jibrin’s ‘N40bn’ budget allegation

‘Why didn’t you talk before now?’ Reps query Jibrin’s ‘N40bn’ budget allegation

Abdulrazak Namdas, spokesman of the federal house of representatives, says Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the appropriation committee, made a series of allegations against principal officers of the house because he was relieved of his duty.Jibrin was replaced with Mustapha Dawaki Bala by Yakubu Dogara, the speaker, on Wednesday. However, on Thursday, he accused some principal officers of the house, including Dogara, of a "unilateral decision [...]

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    I’ll give details of 2016 budget controversies in future, says former committee chair

I’ll give details of 2016 budget controversies in future, says former committee chair

Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the federal house of representatives committee on appropriation, says he will discuss details of the controversies around the 2016 budget, in future.At the close of plenary on Wednesday, Speaker Yakubu Dogara announced that Jibrin had been replaced with Mustapha Dawaki Bala as chairman of the committee.But speaking to journalists later, Jibrin stated that he loved his job [...]

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    Jibrin: Amaechi does not understand his budget

Jibrin: Amaechi does not understand his budget

Abdulmumin Jibrin, chairman of the federal house of representatives committee on appropriation, says Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transport, does not understand his budget.Speaking in an interview with Channels Television, Jibrin said the executive arm of government does not even have a budget.“Let me say this very straight, I do not believe that the executive arm of government really understands the document [...]

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    Finally, 2016 budget ‘to be passed March 17’

Finally, 2016 budget ‘to be passed March 17’

The controversy surrounding the 2016 budget may finally be coming to an end as both arms of the national assembly fix March 17 for its passage.The budget, which has been in the centre of many controversies, is said to have been deliberated and defended by various ministries, agencies and departments.Speaking in Abuja on Thursday, Abdulmumin Jibrin, chairman of the house [...]

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