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Former attorney lambasts Buhari over unconstitutional decision

29 June 2016, 17:27

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has been lambasted by former attorney general of Nasarawa State Innocent Lagos for taking an unconstitutional decision with the bailout funds, Naij reported.

The Federal Government had given 36 states bailout funds of which the money according to the attorney was meant for the three tiers of government, namely being federal, states and local governments.

Also read: Ekweremadu urges FG to collapse 36 states into 6 zones

FG has been revealed as not an institution whereby it acts like a bank to states and just distribute money.

The former attorney feels Buhari made an unconstitutional decision by funding the 36 states.

The 36 states were reportedly sharing N2,8 million from the Federation Account in one year into President Buhari's administration according to AllAfrica.

For more on this story visit Naij


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