The Presidency on Monday talk say the reports say President Muhammadu Buhari don approve the purchase of equipment wey reach $1bn for the military na lie.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang, state this when he dey speak with State House correspondents for the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, don tell reporters of the approval at the end of a meeting Buhari do with security chiefs for the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday.
“Wetin I fit add, after all wey I don talk na to inform una say of recent, our leader, President Muhammadu Buhari don give approval for the purchase of more equipment for the military wey worth $1bn,” the minister talk am before.
The reports of the approval don attract criticisms from individuals and groups wey hold the view say the President no fit approve the procurement without say National Assembly know about am.