I WAS SHOCKED WHEN MY NAME WAS NOT ON THE MINISTERIAL LIST- ADEBAYO SHITTU

The immediate-past Minister of Communication, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, said he was shocked when his name was not included on the ministerial list. Shittu, who disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja, said although he did not expect that he would not be reappointed, as a Muslim, he took it as his fate. The ex-minister said, “I took it the way it came.” NAN reports that Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, had, on July 23, read out the names of 43 ministerial nominees sent by President…

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COMMUNICATIONS MINISTER, SHITTU IN MULTIMILLION NAIRA SCANDAL

-I am innocent, Shittu says The Minister of Communications Barrister Abduraheem Adebayo Shittu is enmeshed in a web of multiple contracts scandal involving millions of naira, a document seen by Daily Trust has shown. But the minister said “my hands are very clean”. In the document titled 1st and 2nd Audit Inspection Report on Federal Ministry of Communications Technology, January to June 2018, it was stated that many contracts awarded within the period were either inflated, abandoned after payment or that irregular payments were made concerning them. The report also…

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