JUST IN: Godswill Akpabio names Lawmakers on NDDC contract list [FULL LIST]

  • The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has named members of the National Assembly who al­legedly got over-bloated and unexe­cuted contracts from the NDDC.

This is as the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) alleged corruption investigation continues.

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On 21 July 2020, Senator Godswill Akpabio was ordered by the House of Representatives to publish the names of their representatives he reportedly took contracts from the NDDC, within 48 hours.

Ruling on a matter of rights brought by Minority Leader Ndudi Elumelu, Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila said the minister would disclose the Tribune reports to the advantageous lawmakers, in particular members of the 9th Assembly.

The Minister has now sent a letter to the National Assembly which contains the names.

In the document, Akpabio listed the name of Senator Peter Nwao-boshi against 53 projects that included emergency repairs to Asue Lane, Owa Phase 2, emergency road via Ojemaye, emergency repairs to Otolokpo College Road, Otolokpo, and repairs to Idumuogbe gency repairs to Ishu Ani Ukwu Road, Issele-Uku Police.

“They also included emer­gency repairs of old Sapele Agbor Road, Obiaruku; emer­gency repairs of Ehwerhe Obada Road, Agbarho Road; emergency repairs of Hon. If­eanyi Eboigbe Street, Boji Boji Owa/Goodwill Street, Owa Alero, and emergency repairs of Ahiama Okwu to Obuocha Okwu, among others.

“Also the minister listed (Hon. Nicholas) Mutu’s name against 74 projects which in­cluded various emergency road projects in Delta, Akwa Ibom, Bayela, and Rivers states.

“Other lawmakers that Akpabio listed projects against are Senator Matthew Urhoghide (6), James Man­ager (6), Sam Anyanwu (19), and others simply identified as Ondo and Edo reps.”


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