BREAKING: House C’ttee gives Adeosun 24hrs to face panel over alleged breach of Procurement Act

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, Monday May 15 gave the Minister of Finance, Kemi
Adeosun a 24hour 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, Mr Gabriel Christopher as they
were not competent enough to speak on the issues at stake.
Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun

We 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.'