Shehu Sani counters British lawmaker’s claim of Gowon stealing as he explains how he exited power

Former Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani has replied British lawmaker, Tom Tugendhat who claimed that former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon exited power with half of the Central Bank.

Tugendhat said this while contributing to the debate on possible sanctions against the Nigerian government over human right abuses during the #EndSARS protest.

Reacting, Shehu Sani tweeted;

General Yakubu Gowon;The claim of ‘looting the CBN’ made by the British Minister for Africa as represented by Mr James Duddridge against Gen Gowon is nothing but outright falsehood.Gowon exited power without any evidence of wealth & that remains,for over four decades after power.

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