CSOs Shutdown NASS, Call for Kazaure’s Arrest Over Allegations against CBN Governor 


Emameh Gabriel in Abuja

Hundreds of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) yesterday stormed the National Assembly to demand the arrest of Hon. Gudaji Kazaure, over allegations of attempting to blackmail Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele.

The coalition of CSOs under the auspices of Coalition of Civil Society Organisations on Good Governance (CCSGG) blocked the gate of the National Assembly.

The CCSGG led by its President, Etuk Bassey, said Kazaure must be arrested over unfounded allegations on the alleged N89 trillion stamp duty fraud he accused Emefiele of.

The group described the Jigawa State member of House of Representatives, Kazaure, “as liar who is out on a mission to tarnish the image of Emefiele.”

In a large turnout, the group displayed different sizes and shapes of placards with inscriptions reading: ‘We support CBN Gov policies’, ‘Plans to discredit cashless policy will be resisted’, ‘Cashless policy a solution to poverty’, ‘Corrupt…

Source: Thisday Newspaper