Akpabio Assures NASS Of Cooperation on Probe


Following the alleged financial misuse of over N40b, the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has assured the National Assembly of his utmost cooperation in the ongoing probe of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

Against this backdrop, the Senate had set up six-man Ad-hoc Committee to carry out a holistic investi-gation into all issues relating to but not limited to the alleged misapplication and misappropriation of the sum of N40billion by the commission.

Appearing before the Senate Senate ad-hoc Committee on Thursday, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Olusade Adesola who stood in for the Minister regretted the ab-sence of the Minister due to circumstances beyond his control.

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