March 13, 2014
Irony meter pegged again (3)
Nigerian leader orders audit of missing billions
LAGOS, NIGERIA – President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered a forensic audit by international firms into some $20 billion allegedly missing from petroleum sales, following weeks of public outrage and demands by a Senate committee and the finance minister.
Jonathan's announcement came buried in a statement attacking ousted Central Bank Gov. Lamido Sanusi, insisting that his suspension last month was unrelated to his whistle-blowing about what it calls "the phantom missing funds.
Posted by joke du jour at March 13, 2014 06:02 PM
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