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Adebayo Shittu: I’ll serve in NYSC if it becomes necessary

Adebayo Shittu, minister of communications, says he can still partake in the one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme.
Acting Finance Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed

Zainab Ahmed assumes duty at finance ministry

Newly appointed Acting Minister of Finance Mrs Zainab Ahmed has assumed duty 72 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari picked her to oversee the ministry following the resignation of Mrs Kemi Adeosun on, Sept. 14.
Nigeria's new minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, smiles after taking an oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony in Abuja, Nigeria November 11, 2015. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

Full text of Kemi Adeosun’s resignation letter

Let me commence by thanking you profusely for the honour and privilege of serving under your inspirational leadership. It has been a truly rewarding experience to learn from you and to observe at close quarters your integrity and sense of duty.

Nigeria’s finance minister resigns over forged document

Nigeria's finance minister Kemi Adeosun resigned in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday over the alleged forgery of a document exempting her from compulsory national service.

Kemi Adeosun: Why I resigned as finance minister

Mrs Kemi Adeosun, the finance minister until today, in her letter of resignation to President Muhammadu Buhari responded for the first time officially to the allegation of forging the NYSC exemption certificate, by expressing profound shock.

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