A document which came into public domain a few hours ago has revealed how the Information Minister, through one of his top aides solicited for a loan to the tune of 13 million Naira for the Minister to embark upon a try to China. the said loan was being solicited from teh National broadcasting Commission, a parastatal under the supervision of the Ministry,
according to the document, the Minister is due to embark on he trip to China on Sunday, May 15th. the minister according to the wordings of the letter, approved that the loan be secured from the NBC.
Under existing rules, the supervising minister is not expected to compromise himself or his offcie by having such dealings with parastatals under him.