FOR THE RECORD: Whopping $1bn ECA Fund to Fight Boko Haram updates .........Meet the NASS Members who opposed it and their reasons
from Bayelsa has this to say
" Such huge amount is ridiculous, am against it just to fight Boko Haram because we don't need a billion dollars to fight insurgence invariably "
EDO was also most emphatic in his case
a honorable member of the house of Rep divulged " To set aside a billion dollars from the ECA account is illogical going by earlier claim that this regime has finally silenced Boko Haram, and in same vien are we being fed with the whole truth on how this war is going? Do our armed forces badly need new weapons system or platform to prosecute this war"? He wondered
of the NASS was most technical in his submission, asking " Are we going to have provisions in the budget and another one billion dollars that will not be appropriated by the national Assembly?