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The Wider Implications of the Kemi Adeosun Scandal – Written By Olukayode Odeyinde

Written by Olukayode Odeyinde It is few months to general elections in Nigeria and expectedly every issue is viewed through a political prism, with major players in the polity trying to gain advantage from this. However, Kemi Adeosun’s certificate scandal has wider implications that patriotic and non-partisan people must bring to the fore. According to…

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ICPC & NYSC Stop Investigation Into Adeosun’s Certificate Forgery

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission said on Monday, 17th of September that, it had stopped investigations into the use of a forged exemption certificate of the National Youth Service Corps by former Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun. The ICPC stated this just as the NYSC said it had concluded its…

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Newly Appointed Acting Minister Of Finance, Zainab Ahmed Assumes Office

The newly appointed Acting Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed assumed office on Monday, 17th of September, after her appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, 14th of Sptember, to replace Kemi Adeosun, who resigned. The minister was received at the Ministry by the Permanent Secretary, Dr Mahmoud Isa-Dutse accompanied by other management staff of the…

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President Buhari Accepts Kemi Adeosun’s Resignation; Appoints Her Replacement

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun who resumed office in 2015 stepped down on Friday, 14th September 2018 after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. President Muhammadu Buhari however accepted the resignation as minister of finance. According to Punch, in a statement by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, the President thanked the minister for her services to the nation…

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I Didn’t Know The Certificate Was Forged – Read Kemi Adeosun’s Full Resignation Letter

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun who resumed office in 2015 stepped down on Friday, 14th September 2018 after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. Her resignation caused a huge uproar among Nigerians; some tagged it one of the honourable steps any Nigerian politician have taken so far. However, the…

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Alibaba Defends Kemi Adeosun Over Allegations Of Forged NYSC Certificate & Resignation

Veteran Comedian, Alibaba took his Instagram to defend and give insights on the Minister of Finance, KemiAdeosun’s resignation over allegations of forged NYSC certificate. His post read, “Many people are getting the Kemi Adeosun NYSC matter wrong. She did not claim to have served. She came back to Nigeria when she had passed the age to serve. She…

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Nigerians On Twitter React To Kemi Adeosun’s Resignation

Following the resignation of the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, Nigerians on Twitter have been reacting to the said resignation. While some applauded her action and called it a dignified step, considering her lingering National Youth Service Corps certificate scandal, others are calling for her arrest and a refund of salaries received while in office. Adeosun…

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Minister Of Finance, Kemi Adeosun Resigns Over Allegations Of Forged NYSC Certificate

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has reportedly resigned from the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to Daily Trust, Adeosun resigned over allegations that she forged her National Youth Service Corps certificate and its effect on the President’s run for the 2019 election. It is however unclear, on when the resignation will take effect. Details soon….. For more…

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Adeosun, Saraki & Dogara Reportedly Involved In ₦10bn Scandal

According to Premium Times, Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun, Senate President Bukola Saraki, leader of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara, and the Accountant General of the Federation Ahmed Idris are involved in a ₦10 billion scandal. Adeosun illegally approved the sum for Saraki and Dogara to receive, Premium Times reports. The sum is not part of the year’s budget, the paper…

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