Reps probe $1.046m withdrawal by Nigerian Embassy in Israel


The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts has demanded full disclosure of the Nigerian Embassy in Israel over the withdrawal of the sum of $1,046,258.99 to pay utility bills in 2014.

Chairman, House Committee on Public Accounts, Hon. Wole Oke disclosed this during the review of the audit queries issued by the office of the Auditor General of the Federation (oAuGF) against Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs between 2013 to 2015.

The Auditor-General also queried the illegal withdrawing of the sum of $858,704 and $187,554 internally generated revenue by the Nigerian Embassy in Israel in respect to the visa and administrative charges from the period of 2013 to 2015.


Source: Nigerian Tribune