"Yakubu Gowon went with half of CBN, I can tell you tonight, no President, Military Head of ours is a hero. They all stole."- MP Tugend
UK lawmaker accuses Gowon of stealing half of CBNA member of the United Kingdom parliament.
Question: Did Gowon Stole Half Of CBN?
Tom Tugendhat, has accused former Military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (Rtd), of corruption while in office.
Speaking at the parliament’s debate on the
EndSARS crisis on Monday, the lawmaker
The MP disclosed that some Nigerian
politicians have stolen from the coffers of the government and moved to London to hide their loot. He, however, asked the UK
government to call out the corruption in
Nigeria and use its power to stop the looting happening in Africa’s most populous country.
Tugend also asked the British Prime
Minister, Boris Johnson, and the UK
parliament to stop corrupt Nigerian politicians from profiting from the wealth of Nigeria and hiding it in England. He also urged the UK government to stop funding some Nigerian security agencies which he described as corrupt.
As at the time of filing this report, Gowon has yet to reply to the allegation leveled against him by the UK lawmaker.OMOKOSHABAN