REPS ISSUED WARRANT OF ARREST TO THE GLOBACOM BOSS, MIKE ADENUGA
Adeboye Omoboye Oluwole
The House Ad-Hoc Committee Investigating the Activities of Telecommunications Operators and Services providers chaired by Hon. Abu Mohammed from Niger State Federal Constituency on Thursday issued a warrant of arrest to Mr Mike Adenuga, the big boss of Globacom plc. Mr Mike Adenuga was invited series of time without response or respect for the parliament saddled with the responsibility of Investigating the Activities of the Telecom Operators.
The committee is out to investigate the Activities of the Telecommunications Operators and Services providers in the country. In the process, it was discovered that Globacom is oweing the Federal Government the sum of 16 Billion naira and 796 million respectively for non payment of tax overdue. The Chairman of the Globacom group have been invited so many times but seems to proof above the law. He was summoned at a time but refused to come. During the committee meeting on Thursday, a member of the committee, Hon. Shuaibu Abubakar from Adamawa Federal Constituency moved a motion for warrant of arrest to Mr Mike Adenuga for the Inspector General of Police to arrest and produce the Globacom boss on the next meeting day of the committee, 15th of February 2018 @12 p.m prompt.
Also the Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria PLC, MTN and others in the Telecommunications Services are to appear on the same day.
Issues concerning the Lottery Promotion between Telecommunications Operators and Performing Artist is slated to be resolved on the same day. The committee is set to engage the platform MTN, the lotery Operators, the lottery commission and the Users, the artist. The meeting was adjourned till February 15th 2018.