Following the damming allegations against the chairman of the interim management board, Sen. Godswill Akpabio by the former MD of the NDDC, Mrs Joi Nunieh, the house of representative investigation panel invited him to appear before the committee today.
Akpabio and the interim management board are expected to explain the alleged illegal spending and mismanagement of fund under their leadership .
Here are 2 reasons why Akpabio and the interim management board will be appearing before the house of representative today;
1Akpabio and the interim management board will definitely appear before the house of representative committee investigating alleged mismanagement of fund in the NDDC, because of the directives given by the President, Muhammadu Buhari, saying that non of his ministers and heads of agencies should not obstruct the national Assembly from carrying out their oversight function, as such, all invitation by the National Assembly should be honour by Ministers and heads of agencies.
2. Sen Akpabio will be appearing before the house of representative committee investigating the alleged mismanagement of fund in the NDDC to clear his name and set the records straight over the allegations against him by the former MD of the NDDC, Ms Joi Nunieh.
Since the allegations against Akpabio, Governors of the Niger Delta Region and stakeholders having been calling for a thorough investigation and the removal of Akpabio and the interim management board.
Appearing before the house committee will give him the opportunity to clear his name and set the records straight.