Arrest All Power Ministers from 2017 till Date, HURIWA Tasks EFCC – THISDAYLIVE


Alex Enumah in Abuja 

A civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Thursday, tasked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest and probe all power ministers from 2017 till date over the alleged controversy surrounding the $6 billion Mambilla Project.

The group predicated its charge on the grounds that nothing has been achieved for several years despite the outrageous amounts spent on the project.

HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, who gave the charge, said: “All those involved in the misappropriation of funds for the White Elephant project which has not been realised for years must be brought to account for every stolen penny.”

The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, had a few days ago, said the EFCC is currently investigating the $6 billion Mambilla Power Project despite the legal tussle on it.

The minister, who spoke when he appeared before the Joint…

Source: Thisday Newspaper