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$550,000 Fraud: Nigerians Give Verdict On Appointment Of Bashir Magashi As Defence Minister

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Nigerians have berated the appointment of Bashir Magashi as Minister of Defence despite his involvement in the stealing of $550, 000 public funds in 2006.

Naija News recalls that the newly appointed minister of defense for Nigeria, was dragged into the muddy waters of his past after a revelation showed how the former military governor of Sokoto State abused the public trust by stealing and shipping abroad not less than $550,000 while in service as the Commandant of the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna in 1998.

Reacting to the revelation, some Nigerians on Twitter condemned the President Muhammadu Buhari administration for selecting Magashi as a minister.

Here are some reactions as follows:

Source: Naija News