- demands immediate reinstatement
Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, is under fire. Reason: He has been dragged to Aso Rock over the sack of a whistle-blower, Ntia Thompson. Thompson was fired for exposing an alleged $229,000 fraud in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the Directorate of Technical Cooperation in Africa’s Notice Board.
In a statement issued in Lagos and made available to The National Daily, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sent an open letter to the embattled Minister requesting him to use his “leadership position to ensure and facilitate the immediate and unconditional reinstatement of the sacked whistle-blower.