Yakubu Dogara ‘Speaker diverted FG project to his farm,’ Jibrin alleges

Jibrin had earlier accused Dogara of padding the 2016 budget along with other senior members of the House.

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Former Chairman of the House of Representatives Appropriation Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin has accused Speaker, Yakubu Dogara of diverting a Federal Government water project to his farm in Nasarawa State.

Jibrin had earlier accused Dogara of padding the 2016 budget along with other senior members of the House.

He made the latest allegation via his Twitter handle today, July 28, 2016.

“Allegation no21 to Mr Speaker: why did you fraudulently divert a Fed Govt water project to your farm in Nasarawa & how are you funding the farm?” Jibrin tweeted.

 

“Good morning fellow Nigerians. Every day, I will give additional allegation against Mr Speaker and the three others until the law catches up with them,” he said in an earlier tweet.

 

Meanwhile, Dogara has denied the allegations and warned Jibrin to retract them or face legal action.

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