Despite claiming Nigeria is broke and will maintain borrowing to fund important infrastructures, the President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan has splashed over N100m on his new spouse, Zainab Algoni Abdulwahid.
SaharaReporters had reported how Lawan secretly married Zainab at a really non-public ceremony in Borno State on Friday.
The low-key marriage was solemnised on the Sheikh Sharif Ibrahim Saleh’s mosque in Maiduguri.
SaharaReporters gathered that the occasion was carried out secretly to keep away from public criticism whereas Zainab is predicted to relocate to Abuja on Sunday.
A mini get together was additionally held on the bride’s household residence in Gwange 1 Ward, Malut Shuwa Street, Maiduguri.
A supply near Zainab instructed SaharaReporters on Saturday that the Senate President gifted her N100 million just a few days after they have been launched to one another.
The bride was stated to have purchased three homes in Maiduguri out of the cash.
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“Lawan personally gave her N100 million days after he saw her pictures. The money was so huge that Zainab bought three houses here in Maiduguri,” the supply stated.
SaharaReporters had reported how leaks from the roof of the National Assembly constructing disrupted the plenary session on Tuesday.
The incident, which adopted a downpour, occurred on the ‘White House’, the portion of the Assembly housing each higher and decrease legislative chambers.
Many lawmakers have been stranded for some minutes earlier than the rain subsided. The foyer of the Assembly turned impassable whereas cleaners have been instantly mobilised to clear the pool.
Tuesday’s incident comes regardless of quite a few budgetary allocations, amounting to billions of naira, to renovate the National Assembly complicated.
One such was the approval of N37 billion by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019, which sparked outrage amongst Nigerians.