The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has released a statement on the alleged forged exemption certificate of the Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun reported by Premium Times.
The finance minister didn’t go for the mandatory nine months NYSC and in place got her forged NYSC exemption certificate.
Premium Times investigated and reports in details about this here.
The NYSC, according to to their statement, has said it is investigating the certificate.
The Finance Minister had applied for an exemption certificate, the corps said, although it failed to mention when this application was made.
Read NYSC statement below:
Our attention has been drawn to the issue of the alleged forgery of an NYSC Exemption Certificate by the Honorable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun.
Checking our records, Mrs. Adeosun did apply for an Exemption Certificate.
We shall investigate the origin of the purported Exemption Certificate in question.
Adeyemi Adenike (Mrs.)
Director, Press and Public Relations.
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