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Reps to research assertion made by UK MP towards Gowon

The Home of Representatives determined to research the circumstances surrounding the allegations of the British Consultant, Tom Tugendhat, that the previous army governor, Yakubu Goon, took with him half of the cash within the Central Financial institution of Nigeria whereas he was on his approach into exile in 1975.

Mr. Tom Tugendhat made these allegations towards Gwon throughout a debate within the UK Parliament relating to petitions by Nigerians demanding punishment for officers concerned within the taking pictures at Fortunate Gate. He left Nigeria with half the central financial institution and moved to London. "

Transferring the proposal on Tuesday, Yusef Jajdi referred to as for a common apology from the British MP, describing the remark as" defamatory and reckless. "To summon the Home of Representatives to the British Excessive Fee and urged the Speaker of Parliament to jot down the Home of Commons, expressing the Home of Representatives' dissatisfaction with the assertion that made

An modification to the movement was transmitted, and Kinsley Chinda urged the Home of Representatives to as an alternative be obligated, Home committees on worldwide parliamentary relations and overseas affairs to research the feedback.

Chinda famous that "the remark will not be a mirrored image of the Home of Representatives." Somewhat, “on the committee degree.”

Though the Chinda modification was taken, Gbagabimaila stated in a brief remark earlier than the proposal was tabled: “A parliamentarian ought to use parliamentary immunity as a protect and never as a sword.”

He added that the Home of Representatives will submit the Home’s suggestion to Parliament. British.