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20 Jun 2021
A prominent constitutional lawyer, Yunus Ustaz Usman (SAN), has accused all governors of being responsible for Nigeria’s socio-economic woes.
28 Dec 2020
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent Freedom of Information (FoI) request to President Muhammadu Buhari and the 36 state governors to disclose details of their proposed ‘security votes’ spending in the 2021 appropriation bills.
12 Aug 2020
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has called for security reform in the country, lamenting the poor use of security votes by state governors.
13 Jul 2020
The Federal High Court, Abuja has been urged to compel the 36 state governors to use their security votes and life pension for their predecessors to fund healthcare and mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on millions of Nigerians.

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