WHY WE ARE YET TO PAY WHISTLEBLOWER WHO EXPOSED NNPC 223MILLION DOLLAR ACCOUNT – AGF OFFICE

Eniola Akinkuotu The Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation has explained its reason for not paying a whistleblower (name withheld) his N1.8bn commission after he exposed an account with $223m (N80.2bn). SUNDAY PUNCH had reported in May that the Federal Government had refused to pay a whistleblower who drew the attention of the government to a secret account titled, ‘NNPC Brass LNG INV. Fund’ with number 1750027157 domiciled in Skye Bank (now Polaris Bank) and operating in contravention of the Treasury Single Account. It was learnt that following the information…

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COURT ARRAIGNS WHISTLEBLOWER WHO EXPOSED CBN GOVERNOR

George Uboh, Chairman of George Uboh Whistleblowers Network (GUWN), has been arraigned during the week for exposing financial misappropriation by Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. Uboh was arraigned at the Federal High Court, Abuja on a two-count charge of disseminating false information about the CBN Governor. Meanwhile, Uboh was the first to file a suit against Emefiele. In a case with the Suit No: FHC/ABJ/CS/419/2019 which has Uboh as the sole plaintiff and  Godwin Emefiele, the senate president, the senate, Federal Republic of Nigeria and the President…

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