Finance Minister

BREAKING: President Buhari accepts Kemi Adeosun’s Resignation as Finance Minister 

By John Izabi,  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday has accepted the resignation of erstwhile minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun.   In an official press statement from the Presidency signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, and a copy of which was  obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG, the President thanked the Minister for her services to the nation and wished her well in her future pursuits. Consequently, the President also approved that the Minister of State Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, should oversee the Ministry of Finance with [Read]

REVEALED! Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun resigned a month ago

… the Abba Kyari Involment NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that it has emerged that embattled Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, may have tendered her resignation letter nearly a month earlier but was held on to by Chief of Staff to the President (CoS), Abba Kyari. The source also stated that the CoS persuaded Adeosun to hold on for a while longer only to release the correspondence later as measure to counteracting the media buzz over sack of Matthew Seiyefa, Acting Director General (DG), Department of State Services (DSS), and his replacement with another Northerner, Yusuf Magaji Bichi. Unconfirmed report on Friday, on some media online portal, hinted at the Minister’s [Read]

BREAKING: Kemi Adeosun resigns as Finance Minister, may face arrest, prosecution

… May face arrest, prosecution Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the embattled Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has reportedly resigned her appointment under the current Buhari-led administration. Adeosun’s action was said to have been propelled by the report of the Attorney-General of the federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami over her controversial National Youth Service Corps. NEWS FLAKES NG could not get the report as at the time of filing this report, but sources said the report recommended that the minister should tender her resignation to avoid further embarrassment of the Federal government. NEWS FLAKES through our source further gathered that [Read]

BREAKING: NYSC disowns Kemi Adeosun’s exemption ‘certificate’

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has disowned the purported exemption certificate in possession of the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun. The NYSC was reacting to the exclusive story published by PREMIUM TIMES at on Saturday detailing how Mrs Adeosun skipped the mandatory national service and forged an exemption certificate of the service to cover for it. The story has generated outrage from Nigerians who asked the minister to resign from her post or be fired by President Muhammadu Buhari. Details published by this newspaper on Monday show that the certificate is among the set of documents [Read]