- November 13, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: National News
The Federal Government has denied the allegations of wood export racketeering to China leveled against UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed.
Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, in a statement denied the allegations being widely circulated in the media against the former Minister of Environment.
The statement said the former minister acted within the ambit of the law of both the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the protocols of International Environmental conventions while in office between November 2015 to February 2017.
The ministry further stated that Mohammed, during her tenure as Minister of Environment, carried out far-reaching reforms in the environmental sector.