Goodluck Jonathan Finally Speaks On $2b Arms Procurement

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday in Washington DC spoke on the controversial $2 billion arm procurement deal.

A presidential investigations committee looking into arms procurement under the administration of ex-President Jonathan had revealed in its interim report that it found extra-budgetary spending by the Jonathan administration to the tune of N643.8 billion and an additional $2.2 billion in the foreign currency component, all managed and supervised by ex-National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd).

But Jonathan said “I did not award any $2 billion contract for procurement of weapons.”

“Where did the money come from?

“I did not award a contract of $2billion for procurement of weapons,” Reported Premium Times


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