The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Betta Edu, has responded to recent concerns involving her purported involvement in a financial scandal by speaking out and expressing confidence that attempts to damage her reputation will fail. CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>
When documents emerged that purportedly showed the minister’s authority over the payment of N585,198,500.00 into a personal account, scandal broke out. The December 20, 2023, leaked letter has sparked calls for a probe and questioned how public funds were used.
According to Channels Television, the minister stated this in a tweet on her official X (formerly known as Twitter) handle.
In her words, “Integrity and accountability are our watch word! Under my watch in the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation no one will embezzle Government funds as before. The plans to tarnish the image of this administration, my person or the Ministry will amount to nothing.”
Many Nigerians who saw this reacted vigorously as they expressed themselves in different ways. CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>