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FG Spends N3.5m Every Month to Feed Detained Shi’ite Leader, El-Zakzaky – Lai Mohammed

Lai MohammedMinister of Information, Lai Mohammad

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has revealed that the Federal Government spends as much as N3.5 million a month to feed detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria aka Shi’ites, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

His words;

”It cost the Federal government N3.5 million every month to feed him” Lai said while addressing state house correspondents after FEC meeting.

El-Zakzaky was arrested in December 2015 after memebrs of his religious group had a clash with men of the Nigerian Army in Zaria, Kaduna state.

OkayNG.com recalls that the leader El-Zakzaky and his wife were denied bail yesterday.

Source: OkayNG.com

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Farouk Mohammed is a Senior Editor at Okay Nigeria (OkayNG.com). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on OkayNG.com.

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