Tag: Babatunde Fowler

Trouble for Babatunde Fowler as Presidency uncovers alledged diversion of FIRS’s N40bn as ‘2019 campaign fund’

Fowler: Unexplained FIRS’ N40b ‘campaign fund’ sends Presidency on edge•More heads may roll as top FIRS staff are interrogated •Top Southwest politician got N3b•Concern mounts on how to recover ‘stolen’ fundAll is not well within the Presidency (comprising of the office of the President and Vice President) over alleged misappropriation of[Read More…]

Tunde Fowler Led Federal Inland Revenue Service Secretly Hired 349 New Staff illegaly

A few months after a secret employment exercise by the Central Bank of Nigeria was unearthed by SaharaReporters, another government agency has been hit by a similar scandal. This time the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), headed by Mr. Babatunde Fowler, a protege of Bola Tinubu, the National Leader of[Read More…]

New FIRS Boss, Babatunde Fowler Deletes PhD Degree Fom Wikipedia

According to Punch ”Amid the controversies generated following revelations that the newly appointed head of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, Babatunde Fowler, was brandishing a fake doctorate degree from a United Kingdom institution, Irish International University, the 59-year-old has since dropped the honourary degree from his Wikipedia entry. President Muhammadu[Read More…]