– Abdulmumin Jibrin has confessed he was a beneficiary of a questionable office maintenance allowance in the House of Reps
– Jibrin says he got N650 million from the maintenance allowance
– He says he would explain how he used the money
Abdulmumin Jibrin, the Kano lawmaker at the centre of the unfolding budget padding scandal, has implicated himself for the first time since he blew the whistle on the five weeks long case.
According to Jibrin, he was also a beneficiary of a questionable office maintenance allowance for members of the House of Representatives.
Speaking on Saturday, August 27, Jibrin said he regretted taking the loot, adding that he would explain how he used his ill-gotten N650 million, Premium Times reports.
He said: “I have records and account of how I spent every penny that I have taken. In fact, it has been published in a 150-page book.
“However, I have never been comfortable with the money! Thank God the wasteful allowances regime has reached its Waterloo! The country and House will be better off!”