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Akpabio Given 48 Hours To Produce Names Of Lawmakers Awarded Contracts By NDDC (Video)
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Akpabio Given 48 Hours To Produce Names Of Lawmakers Awarded Contracts By NDDC (Video)

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila gives the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio 48 hours to name lawmakers who got contracts from the NDDC. The Speaker issued the ultimatum during plenary on Tuesday, a day after the minister claimed that most of the contracts awarded by the NDDC were awarded to lawmakers. He said, “I am giving the minister 24 to 48 hours to publish the names, the contracts, the companies, date, amount and the projects. “Failing which, this house will bring the full wrath of the house on him. It is important that we set this record straight. "The minister owes it to himself, to the committee, to people of Niger Delta, and the country to publish it. I will reserve my judgment. The minister came there to play games,...