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Goodluck Jonathan speaks on alleged withdrawal of billions from CBN

The previous leader of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, has responded to supposed withdrawal of billions of Naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, while he was in office.

The previous president, who talked at a gathering sorted out by the Anglican Community in Abuja on Friday, portrayed the charge as false and misdirecting.

He communicated misery and disillusionment at those spreading such claims.

Jonathan stated: “I recall a specific occurrence where someone was discussing billions that were expelled from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) when I was in power, and I asked them, what number of trucks were utilized to convey every one of these billions?

“In Nigeria, we escape by figures, and it’s pitiful that we go too low even to consider telling lies against individuals.”

The prompt past president anyway brought for more supplications over the spate of instability in the nation and requested that more ought to be done to halt the emergency from the beginning.