Whistleblowers on oil theft: Reps re-invite Malami, Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed


By Disun Amosun

The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee investigating the alleged illegal export of 48 million barrels of crude oil to foreign destinations worth over $2.4 billion has re-invited the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, AGF, Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN and the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed to appear on Thursday May 25, 2023 unfailingly.

Chairman of the House Ad-hoc Committee, Hon. Mark Gbillah re-issued the invitation at Wednesday’s resumed sitting of the investigative Committee on the $2.4 billion alleged to have been siphoned by oil companies and some government agencies on the deal.

At the re-scheduled hearing, the Committee said that both ministers are to come and shed further light on the whistleblower policy of the federal government and provide it with all requested documents on the issue under probe by the House including the whistle blowing.