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Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Are Responsible For Nigeria’s High Debt Under Buhari Says Sen. Adeola

The Nigerian Senator,Solomon Olamilekan Adeola has criticized the past leaders for being responsible for Nigerian high dept Profile.

Administrator of the Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola, accused ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, and Goodluck Jonathan for Nigeria's high dept profile. 

Adeola said the high dept profiles was accumulated around 1999 and 2015. 

The senator unveiled this on Wednesday during thought of the 2022-2024 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper. 

In a writeup sent to DAILY POST broadcast by representative of the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, Ezrel Tabiowo,

The legislator said Adeola unveiled this when asked by Lawan to make explanations on concerns raised by administrators over Nigeria's dept profile.

This took place during deliberations on the reports of the Joint Committees on Finance; Local and Foreign Debts; Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions; Petroleum Resources (Upstream); Downstream Petroleum Sector and Gas on the 2022-2024 Medium Term.

As for the administrator a "tremendous piece of Nigeria's complete dept profile generally assessed at N33trillion naira were brought about by past organizations tracing all the way back to the Military period." Says Adeola.

He added: "Larger part of the advances being reimbursed as of now by the President Muhammadu Buhari organization were ones amassed from the days of the military to those of the PDP Administration."

According Him, These PDP administration were headed by Ex-Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and Goodluck Jonathan, between of 1999 to 2015. 

He added that The borrowing by Buhari is accumulated borrowing. It is not a borrowing of this administration alone, it is a borrowing that stems from the days of the military to the days when the Democratic dispensation started.

It is a gathered advance, it's anything but a credit that says that it is the current organization of President Buhari that has acquired.

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