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Buhari spent N5bn on Chatham House lecture- PDP

2015-03-02 12:29
Muhammadu Buhari
Muhammadu Buhari. (File: AFP)

Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused  the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC),  Mohammadu Buhari of spending N5billion to give a speech at the Chatham House, London,reports Guardian.

The party said the amount was spent on Buhari’s speaking engagement, numerous foreign consultants, air tickets for the huge delegation, the contingent of governors, hotel bills, the purchase and renting of vehicles and other logistics.

Also read: Buhari speaks at Chatham House in London

Director of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation, Femi Fani-Kayode, in a statement on Sunday, insisted that Buhari was actually in the U.K. for medical purposes and that his presentation was hurriedly arranged.

Fani-Kayode also claimed the people in the hall at Chatham House on the day of the lecture were sponsored.

Read more at Guardian.

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