Frank Urges Bayelsa Govt To Probe Sylva Over Alleged Certificate Forgery



A former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, on Thursday, called on the Bayelsa State Government to urgently commence probe into allegations of certificate forgery and identity theft against the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva.

An anti-corruption group, Citizens Initiative for Better Nigeria, had on Wednesday asked Sylva to respond to the allegations against him to that effect in a recent law suit.

Recall that the Incorporated Trustees of Transparency Advocacy for Development Initiative (TADI) had in a suit marked
FHC/ABJ/CS/1563/2022 dragged the Minister to court over alleged conflicting names on his certificates.

Some of the names, according to the group include: Anagha Timipere, Marlin Anagha Timipre, Anagha Timipre Marlin and Chief Timipre Sylva.

Frank in a statement in Abuja insisted that the instant case against Sylva was akin to that of David Lyon, who was sacked as Governor-Elect of…

Source: Leadership Newspaper