President Muhammadu Buhari, has again warned political appointees and other government Officials, against using their positions to bestow undue advantage on anyone seeking for government jobs and other favours in the country, .
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said that President Buhari’s repeated warning, followed persistent reports of fraudsters using the business cards and purported referral letters from Presidential Aides and other Government Officials, to solicit employments, contracts, and other favours.
The Minister said that the Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, should disregard any purported request from Government Officials, aiming to confer undue advantage on anyone seeking such favours.
He stated that the administration has put in place a systematic and disciplined approach, to ensure that the government runs smoothly for all Nigerians, whether in the area of employment or contract procurement.
“This system should be allowed to work for all Nigerians, without interference”, Alhaji Mohammed said.