Abuja - Rivers State Government has accused
the past administration of Rotimi Amaechi of more financial recklessness.
It alleged the administration embezzled N50 million being
balance of the money approved and released by the administration for the
building of the State Secretariat for the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ).
Felix Obuah, the State Chairman of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) made the
“Findings from the probe are shocking and
discouraging," he said.
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He called on the acting Managing Director of Niger Delta
Development Commission (NDDC), Ibim Semenitari, who was the Commissioner for
Information, to explain and account for the funds.
Comment could not be obtained from APC regarding the
It was recently alleged the past administration
spent some N83 million Naira to host prominent playwright, Wole Soyinka.
- CAJ News