How on earth will the Secretary to the Federal Government steal from Internally Displaced persons in the North East?
If the said funds were stolen from other sectors of the economy, that will be understandable.
How mean and heartless can Nigerians be? Thousands of Children and women are dying of hunger in various IDPs.
Yet, the SGF found no other people to steal from other than these poor battered folks.
We consider this the height of administrative recklessness.
Should President Buhari look the other way, then Nigerians should be rest assured that anti-corruption war is dead!
Babachir Lawal has been exposed as one those endangering the lives of Internally Displaced Persons in the troubled North East.
Babachir awarded contracts to himself to the tune of N108 million without executing them.
The revelation was contained in a report submitted by Chairman of Ad-hoc Committee on Humanitarian crises in the North East.
Presenting the report on the floor of Senate, Sani said they have investigated massive fraud.
The fraud involved the supply of relief materials but regretted that the SGF awarded the contract to himself.
Babachir Lawal perpetrated the crime through his telecommunication company, ‘Rholavision Engineering Limited.
How on earth did a telecom firm get to execute a project of supplies of Tarpaulin to IDPs?
Babachir Lawal never completed the contract but went ahead to pay himself.
To cover his behind, Babachir quickly resigned as the director of the firm in September 2016.
When the Senate began investigating the financial malfeasance, Babachir quickly resigned as a director in the firm in September 2016.
Sani added that payment for the supply of Tarpaulin has been fully made, but items have not been delivered.
“Mr Senate President, Distinguished Colleagues, I am calling for the resignation of SSG with immediate effect,” Dino Melaye bellowed in the hallowed chamber.