Dar es Salaam. Iringa Urban MP on Chadema ticket, Rev Peter Msigwa, has dismissed a statement by Speaker of the Parliament, Mr Job Ndugai that a plane which airlifted opposition Chief Whip, MrTundu Lissu, to Nairobi for treatment was hired by CCM MP, Salim Abdullah.
Rev Msigwa, who is in Nairobi, Kenya accompanying Mr Lissu, was reacting to a prior statement made by Mr Ndugai in Parliament. He (Rev msigwa) took to social media accusing Mr Ndugai of misleading the Parliament.
On his post, the outspoken lawmaker, attached air ticket and receipts showing that the costs were covered by Chadema under a signature of its national Chairman, Freeman Mbowe.
Speaking Thursday, Sepetember 14 in Parliament, Speaker Ndugai said the Mr Salim paid $9,200 for the plane which took Mr Lissu to Nairobi.