//PRESIDENT BUHARI ORDERS SPEEDY INVESTIGATION INTO NDDC CORRUPTION SCANDAL

PRESIDENT BUHARI ORDERS SPEEDY INVESTIGATION INTO NDDC CORRUPTION SCANDAL

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a speedy and coordinated investigation into the corruption scandal in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday.

He explained that the President gave the directive for better coordination among security and investigating agencies with the National Assembly, so as to ensure that the effort of the present administration to bring sanity, transparency, and accountability to the management of the large amount of resources dedicated to the development of the Niger Delta sub-region is not derailed.

Shehu futher stated that the President has noted the unfolding drama, including attacks and counterattacks between and around persons, institutions, and the NDDC.