- The House of Representatives has asked minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun, to appear before it
- The minister was alleged to have breached Procurement Act
Members of the Committee on Public Procurement of the House of Representatives on Monday May 15 gave the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun a 24-hour notice to appear before it over alleged abuse and breach of the Procurement Act, 2001.
Vanguard reports that the committee also walked out officials of the Finance Ministry led by the Legal Director, Gabriel Christopher, as they were not competent enough to speak on the issues at stake.
NAIJ.com gathered that the committee is investigating ‘Allegations of Abuse, Breach, and Violations of Public Procurement Act 2001 in the Engagements of Contractors for Pre- shipment, Inspection, and Monitoriing of Crude 0il and Gas Export from Nigeria.'
Meanwhile, watch this NAIJ.com video of Nigerians reacting to Buhari's return to London.