Mambila Power Project: Gowon Blames Past Governments
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Former military head of state, Yakubu Gowon, has on Wednesday, March 3, on VOA Hausa blames past Nigerian Leaders over the abandoned of mambila power project.
Gowon said the first prime minister of Nigeria, Alhaji Tafawa Balewa started the Kanji Dam project which was completed by his government after he took over power after 1966 bloody coup that lead to the death of Tafawa Balewa, SL Akintola.
Gowon said his regime would have completed Mambila power project but was short cut by Muhammadu Buhari who toppled his government.
Gowon then blamed the past leaders that overthrew his government for not continuing with the project which could have gulp $5bn.