Earlier today the former MD of NDDC, Joy Nunieh was also facing the same panel for corruption probing. The House Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has summoned the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Godswill Akpabio, to appear and make presentations before it on Monday, July 20, 2020.
The committee also summoned the Managing Director of the commission Professor Kemebradikumo Pondei to appear before it on the same day after walking out on lawmakers at an investigative hearing put together by the House of Representatives.
This comes after the former MD of the NDDC, Joy Nunieh, on Friday gave her testimony at the House Committee on Public Hearing via zoom.
In her presentation which she made to the committee via zoom, she defended herself against allegations of corruption, arguing that there was no contractor that paid bribes.