Senate queries JAMB over contract scam
The Senate has queried the Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) over N7.3 billion contracts scandal.
The discovery is contained in the report of Auditor General of Federation (AGF), Anthony Ayine,
which was submitted to the Senator Matthew Urhoghide,
Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Edo South led Senate Committee on Public Accounts .
In the report, the Auditor General accused the JAMB registrar of approving contracts of about
N7.1 billion without due and also deliberately splitting of contracts of about N247 million which is in breach of the extant circular of March 2009.