Senate probes fresh multi-billion naira fraud in NDDC
The Senate said the fresh probe would be handled by the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions. Akinyelure said, “There is a petition that has just been sent to my committee by the leadership of the Senate. It also asked the embattled IMC, led by Pondei, to refund an extra-budgetary expenditure amounting to N4.923bn to the NDDC accounts. The Senate asked the Secretary to the Government of the Federation in the Presidency to take over the supervisory role of the NDDC. “They could do much better, but we are keeping them on the alert all the time to do their duties.”When asked what he wished Nigerians, Buhari said, “I wish Nigerians the best of luck.