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Space of Reps Factor Ultimatum To Akpabio Over NDDC Contracts

The Space of Representatives on Tuesday requested Senator Godswill Akpabio, the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, to say contributors of the Nationwide Meeting who were given 60% of contracts from the Niger Deslta Construction Fee (NDDC).

Naija Information remembers that Senator Akpabio, a former Akwa Ibom State Governor, had stated 60% of NDDC contracts is going to lawmakers.

The minister made this identified on Monday all over the Space of Representatives public listening to on alleged mismanagement within the NDDC.

“Lots of the contracts in NDDC are given out to the contributors of the Nationwide Meeting. In case you don’t know, please ask the 2 chairmen,” he stated.

The minister additional defined that some Chairmen of committees on NDDC have slots within the funds.

Akpabio was once, alternatively, stopped from making additional feedback by way of some contributors, who have been shouting “order, order.”

Ruling on a question of privileges introduced by way of Minority chief all over plenary on Tuesday, Reps Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila requested Akpabio to post the lawmakers’ title.

He additionally stated the minister should post the names in their corporations and the contracts they were given or face the wrath of the Space.

Even supposing he stated his preliminary response was once to have a just right chuckle when the Minister made the allegations, he realised it infringes at the integrity of the Space.

Gbajabiamila stated the Minister owes it an obligation to himself, the Space Committee on Niger Delta, the folk of Niger Delta and Nigerians to post the names of lawmakers who were given contracts from the NDDC.

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