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House of Rep Investigates N230 billion projects abandoned by FG

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday set up an enquiry into allegations that the Federal government, abandoned capital projects across states of the federation, worth N230billion.

Chairman of an ad hoc Committee, investigated the allegation, Rep. Ademorin Kuye(APC-Lagos), made the claim, after the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, declared a public hearing on the matter open, on Tuesday.

Mr. Kuye said the Committee was within its constitutional rights to probe the matter and expose corruption and waste.

“This exercise, which is being made pursuant to Sections 88 & 89 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 to wit: power to conduct investigations (expose corruption and waste) is also in response to the 9th Assembly Legislative Agenda on Economic Reform, as articulated in Article 1.02 (vii), the general principle which states to wit “the House shall…Take necessary legislative steps to address national economic challenges, poverty, Infrastructure decline, mute of resources, revenue leakage and corruption.

Considering the present global economic challenge. which is further accentuated by the effect of the pervasive COVID-19 pandemic that has crippled the nation’s mono-product economic reliance on oil, this Ad Hoc Committee will leverage the thin rare opportunity to serve as

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