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Police Hijacked Documents Relevant to 2017 Budget from my Home – Senator Danjuma Goje



Senator Danjuma Goje, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation has said that during the raid on his house by officials of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF), documents relevant to the 2017 Budget was hijacked.

This was revealed in a series of tweets by journalist Sumner Shagari Sambo (@sumner_sambo).

Goje was quoted to have said that the police last week carted away laptops and documents that had the processed 2017 budget earlier scheduled to be laid yesterday (Tuesday).


“Police officials broke into his apartment and raided, taking away the sum of 18 million naira and about 18 files on his appropriation committee’s work. The officials also broke doors they couldn’t get keys to,” the Senate’s official Twitter handle said.

Sumber added that the Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris led by President Buhari’s Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang are currently meeting with Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu over the issue.

Goje, a former governor of Gombe State, is standing trial for N25bn fraud.

1 Comment

  1. Lami

    April 26, 2017 at 5:18 pm

    You guys should keep holding this country to [email protected]

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