The Zamfara Central Youth Development Forum has blasted Governor Abdulaziz Yari, over the allegation that he deposited the bailout money mean for the workers in fixed deposit account in one of the commercial banks.
The chairman of the Forum Malam Abba Muhammad Gusau disclosed this while fielding questions from journalists.
Abba accused Governor Yari of diverting N10 billion, being part of the bailout money, and using same to award contracts, settling the outstanding debts owed to contractors without using the money for what it is meant for; settling outstanding salaries and arrears of pensions.
“Our workers are not benefitting from the minimum wage salary scale, no annual increment, no promotion, pensioners have not been paid their entitlement, what sort of government is this?” Abba question.
He appealed to the federal government, Central Bank of Nigeria, EFCC and ICPC to intervene and stop the governor from diverting the bailout fund into unnecessary expenditures and to ensure the money is appropriately utilized accordingly.

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