By Adamu Yusuf
Arewa Concern Citizens has applauded President Bola Ahmed Tinubu over the suspension of Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Betta Edu from office with immediate effect over an alleged financial misappropriation of N585 million.
The President of the Citizens, Professor Yusuf Gandu made the commendation in a press release made available to journalists in Abuja.
He also commended the president for directing the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC to investigate the minister and this would serve as deterrent to others.
Professor Yusuf Gandu explained said the suspension of Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation was another hope for Nigerians that the government is serious about fighting corruption.
Also Arewa Concern Citizens also advised Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to conduct a thorough investigation involving the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation and other ministries, departments and agencies as part of effort to fight corruption in the country.