Adeosun’s certificate scandal investigations still ongoing — Presidency
The Nigerian government on Monday said that the case of the alleged certificate forgery of the Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun would soon be proven as untrue soon as investigations are done. This is coming 60 days after Adeosun was alleged to have forged a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificate after an investigation by…
Adeosun's alleged certificate forgery not a corruption matter - Presidency
The Nigerian presidency on Tuesday said that the case of the alleged certificate forgery of the Honourable Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun was not a corruption matter. Mrs Adeosun was alleged to have forged a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificate after an investigation by an online newspaper, Premium Times. Professor Itse Sagay, chairman of Presidential Advisory…
Foundation writes Adeosun over alleged N7b legal fee on Abacha loot
The Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF) has sent a Freedom of Information request to the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on the alleged payment of $16.9 million (about N7 billion) to lawyers in the recovery of $321 million Abacha loot from Luxembourg.
Privatisation Council appoints transaction advisers for BPE
The National Council on Privatisation (NCP), has approved the appointment of advisers for three transactions undertaken by the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), for the current year, as part of the Federal Government’s reform strategy.
APC lawmakers set for Saraki’s impeachment
The plot to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki thickened yesterday as federal lawmakers on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) resolved to forcibly reconvene the National Assembly and carry out the plan.
Government appeals for adoption of life insurance
With various development initiatives in the country, Nigerians need to build up a solid financial plan for future through life insurance planning, the Federal Government has appealed.
Kemi Adeosun: Let her be
When I first saw the headlines, that Mrs. Kemi Adeosun was involved in a forgery scandal, I knew fear. It was not until I read the full report, first cursorily, then with full presence of mind, did I heave a sigh of relief. The relief that it was not her academic certificate that was in…
Unspent N118b 2017 capital vote consequence of bad fiscal governance — Experts
With a list of abandoned and delayed projects scattered all over the country, last month’s return of N118b to the Treasury of the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) of the Federal Government by some of its Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), has further questioned the Federal Government’s transparency quotient.
NYSC gets seven-day ultimatum to clarify Adeosun's certificate forgery claim
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has given National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) seven days to clarify its exemption certificate forgery allegations leveled against Nigeria's finance minster, Kemi Adeosun. An online newspaper, Premium Times earlier claimed the minister forged her NYSC exemption certificate. But the minister is yet to respond to the certificate forgery allegation.…