…Bars Administrators Present process Disciplinary Proceedings From Making use of For AGF Place
Thirty-six days after the arrest of the previous Accountant Common of the Federation, Ahmed Idris by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee for his involvement in N80bn rip-off, the federal authorities has commenced the recruitment means of a substantive Accountant Common.
The approval for the recruitment was given by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Head of Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan.
In a round dated June 21, with reference quantity HCSF/PS/CMO/193/03, all Accountants within the mainstream Federal Civil Service within the pool of Accountant Common of the Federation who’ve attained the place of Substantive Director (Wage Grade 17) on or earlier than 1st January 2020 and aren’t retiring from the service sooner than thirty first December 2024 have been requested to take part within the train.
Nevertheless, the round obtained by THE WHISTLER said that Officers present process disciplinary proceedings are excluded from the train.
It reads, “Following the approval of Mr. President. the Workplace of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation is commencing the method of the appointment of a substantive Accountant Common of the Federation from eligible Administrators (Accountant) within the pool of Accountant Common of the Federation.
“Consequently, all Accountants within the mainstream Federal Civil Service within the pool of Accountant Common of the Federation who’ve attained the place of Substantive Director (Wage Grade 17) on or earlier than 1* January 2020 and aren’t retiring from the service sooner than thirty first December 2024 are eligible to take part within the train.
“Officers present process disciplinary proceedings are nonetheless excluded from the train. Everlasting Secretaries are due to this fact requested to ahead the next to facilitate the method: Record of eligible Administrators on SGL. 17; confidential and private recordsdata of all eligible Administrators; 5 copies of Curriculum Very important of every of the eligible Administrators; transient on every of the eligible Administrators within the connected format to be produced in Microsoft Phrase and in each Arduous (5 copies} and comfortable copies.”
The round said that every one the required paperwork should get to the workplace of the Everlasting Secretary, Profession Administration Workplace (CMO), Workplace of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation on or earlier than 4:00pm on Wednesday July 6, 2022.
THE WHISTLER had reported that Idris was arrested on Might 16, 2022, in reference to a sequence of frauds that was initially considered N80bn.
Three days after his arrest, Idris was suspended by the Minister of Finance, Funds and Nationwide Planning, Zainab Ahmed, to allow him to face his probe.
Throughout his interrogation, Idris was stated to have talked about names, firms, and an enormous amount of cash which is at present below probe.
He additionally made confessional statements and offered traces of funds, withdrawals, and deposits in native and foreign currency.
This led to the arrest of the previous governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, and the Chairman and Managing Director of Finex Skilled, Anthony Yaro, by the EFCC final week.
Following his arrest, President Muhammadu Buhari on Might twentieth accredited the appointment of Anamekwe Chukwunyere Nwabuoku because the Performing Accountant-Common of the Federation.
Nevertheless it was learnt that the acting-AGF, Anamekwe Nwabuoku, who was appointed after Ahmed Idris’ suspension can be below surveillance regarding accusations of economic impropriety.
The allegations towards him embrace overpayment to himself whereas serving in earlier ministries and businesses.
He was additionally alleged to have perpetrated fraud by way of the Authorities Built-in Monetary Administration System used to pay salaries of Federal Authorities employees.