Minister of Interior, Abba Moro
President Goodluck Jonathan has reportedly ordered embattled Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, to refund the N1,000 application fee collected from job seekers who wrote the ill fated Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) aptitude test that turned sour last weekend.
While speaking with reporters after the weekly Federal Executive Council, Nigeria’s minister of information, Labaran Maku also announced it has canceled the recruitment exercise, that a panel has been set up to conduct another recruitment exercise. That President Jonathan also ordered three employment slots be left
open for the families of those who died during the Saturday recruitment exercise conducted by the Nigerian Immigration Service, that immediate employment be offered to injured victims who are still receiving treatment in various hospitals across the nation.
There has been an increased clamor for the minister in charge of the recruitment exec rise be fired. However, a Presidency source told SaharaReporters that the minister, Abba Moro is a close ally and nominee of the Senate President, David Mark making it impossible for President Jonathan to fire him from office.