Garba Shehu Narrates How FG Spent $322m Recovered From Abacha
Family After Requests From Nigerians On How The Money Was Lavished.
Senior Special Assistant to The President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has explained how the $322m recovered from the late Gen. Sani Abacha's family is being utilised by the Muhammmadu Buhari administration.
In a statement obtained by News Agency of Nigeria, Shehu stated that the money was used to make the conditional cash transfer of a monthly amount of N5000 to more than 300,000 poor homes across the nation, under the social Investment Programme introduced by the Federal Government.
He added that the spending was in line with the memorandum of understanding signed between Nigeria and Switzerland, as a condition for releasing the funds