Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Jibrin Storms Kano To Distribute Cash & Material Gifts To Mark The 100 Days Of Budget Padding Scandal

Suspended lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin, today distributed cash and material gifts as part of an empowerment scheme to mark the 100 days of budget padding scandal.

Mr. Jibrin, who is currently serving a year suspension slammed on him by the House of Representatives, returned to his constituency in Kano today, where he gave out items such as motorcycles and generators.

Other items distributed by Mr. Jibrin included sewing machines, grinding machines as well as scholarship package for about 1,000 pupils.

A statement from Mr. Jibrin’s media office said no fewer than 5,000 constituents benefitted from the scheme, which he hopes would help mitigate the effect of the economic recession on their households.


“I have done many empowerment programmes before I ventured into politics, I continued when I was elected and I sustain the tempo despite my suspension.

“This is a clear testimony that we hold our people dear to our heart irrespective of politics,” the statement quoted Mr. Jibrin as saying.

Mr. Jibrin said he will not renege on his promise to remain a vocal voice against sharp practices in the Nigerian parliament.

4 comments:

  1. Nice gesture... The nation assembly should be part of the asset the federal government is planning to sell so we can get out of this recession

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  2. Who do you think you are fooling Jubrin? why now? This is the face of a loser

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