June 30, 2016 – Olisa Metuh: I’ll Return The N400Million GEJ Gave Me To Nigeria
The former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says he is ready to return the “contentious” N400m as a sign of support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war.
Metuh said this in a statement by his lawyer, Onyechi Ikpeazu (SAN), on Thursday.
The former PDP spokesman is facing trial at the federal high court, Abuja for allegedly receiving N400m — being money for arms purchase — from Sambo Dasuki, former national security adviser (NSA).
He had said that the money was given to him by former President Goodluck Jonathan for media campaigns ahead of the 2015 presidential election, but on Thursday, he said he was willing to return the money as an honest citizen…