The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) wants N6bn to feed policemen during the 2019 general elections.
This is contained in the budget for the polls presented to the House of Representatives by INEC.
Taken aback by the stunning amount, the lawmakers are asking the INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, to defend it.
The budget defence is ongoing at the National Assembly after the reps reconvened for a special session to address the election budget.
More to follow…