Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has obtained the ultimate report of a forensic audit of the Niger Delta Improvement Fee (NDDC) from the nation’s Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Godswill Akpabio.
The Legal professional Normal of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami obtained the paperwork conveyed in sacks on behalf of the President.
Mr Akpabio whereas handing over the report disclosed that the forensic audit lined a complete of 13,777 contracts awarded from 2001 to 2019 at a ultimate contract worth of N3.274 trillion, some $7.944 billion.
President Buhari in 2019 had ordered a forensic audit of the NDDC’s operations from 2001 to 2019 following persistent criticism of the operations of the fee.
The federal government council (FEC) additionally accepted N722.3 million for eight auditors moreover the N318 million earlier accepted for some lead auditors who mobilised to the area in March.