Exposed: How Governor Lalong Squandered N97 Billion In Two Year, As PDP Accuses Lalong’s Government Of Financial Recklessness
The Plateau Chapter of the People Democratic Party (PDP) under the able leadership, Hon Damishi Sango has accused the Governor Simon Bako Lalong of squandering about N97 billion in just two years in office.
Sango stated this on Tuesday during a press briefing at the PDP Secretariat, he stressed the rescue administration has murdered democracy which he said has now been substituted with impunity and the people are asked to celebrate.
He decried a situation where N18 billion was taken from a commercial banks in the first three months of Governor Lalong’s swearing-in as the Executive governor as well as additional N4.5 billion spent in one year on exotic cars including N1.4 billion used for tracking devices on official government cars .
Sango also pointed out that over N155 million was used for insuring cars when the financial regulations do not allow insurance of government vehicles.
According to the PDP Chairman, in two years Governor Lalong has no single achievement to celebrate as he only marked democracy Day with weird excuses for his non-performance.
According to him, governor Lalong is eager to take more loans from banks while still complaining that his predecessor had left him huge debts, the governor tried the desperate and unfruitful step of investigating former Governor Jang through a judicial commission of inquiry prove abortive.
He described the APC led government as administration of political swindlers stealing in the name government with lies, speaking further he said since December the Lalong led government has been in the habit of selecting ministries to pay salaries, even as he deceives Plateau with alerts.
Damishi Sango blasted those who defected to the APC government as political prostitutes as he also cautioned the electorates to consider anti party wizards; “we never knew that they were breeding small vampires as politicians in PDP.
“We in the PDP are now comforting all Nigerians over the pains inflicted including the hardship they are facing for every single day that this deceptive administration has remained in power”, he added.
He disclosed that they have followed with keen interest in other state where the golden jubilee celebration were used to commission special projects but in Plateau state government the case is on the contrary, as there are nothing to commission .