The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has open up on the raging saga and questions raised with regards to the originality of the Exemption Certificate put forward by Mrs Kemi Adeosun, the Minister of Finance.
Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, the Director of Press and Public Relations of NYSC, in a short statement made available to Naija News, made it clear that the Minister did, in fact, applied for an Exemption Latter as available records indicate.
She, however, did not disclosed if she got the reply to her application latter or if an Exception letter was sent to her from the scheme.
The Media have been fired-up by the discovery that the minister use a forge NYSC Certificate to cover up her inability or failure to go for the mandatory one year service under the NYSC Scheme.
“Our attention has been drawn to the issue of the alleged forgery of an NYSC Exemption Certificate by the Honorable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun.
“Checking our records, Mrs. Adeosun did apply for an Exemption Certificate.”
Adeyemi further said that an investigation will be launched to ascertain the origin of the Exemption Certificate in question.
“We shall investigate the origin of the purported Exemption Certificate in question,” Adeyemi added.