Premium Times reports that the lawmaker representing Yagba East and West federal constituency in Kogi state personally called to disclose that he was barred from travelling to the United States. He said he was being cleared to travel by Air France when the security agents suddenly seized his passport
The PDP lawmaker said the flight was already boarding and that his luggage had been checked before the action of the security officials.
He said he did not know what he had done to warrant such a treatment from the officials of the SSS. It is not known if the lawmaker is involved in the budget padding scandal currently rocking the House of Representatives and for which some members are being investigated.
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