Abuja - The All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State has
taken State Governor, Ramalan Yero to the Economic and Financial Crime
Commission, PremiumTimes reported.
According to the APC, Yero had requested the state to
withdraw an amount of N2.744 billion of SURE-P money which was meant to be
distributed among the 23 local government areas.
Also read: APC accuses Yero of defrauding government
Members of the Assembly had rejected Yero's demands but he
had kept putting pressure on some members to approve the disbursement of the
The APC Transition Committee wrote a letter to the EFCC
detailing how Yero has been putting the legislature under pressure and in
less than two weeks his tenure expires.
The APC has clearly asked the EFCC to investigate the matter
as it's clear that the money was not going to be used for public interest.
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