The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) in a new document showed the names of 23 companies allegedly provided by the National Assembly to the NDDC to award contracts before the lawmakers.
The contracts which were awarded and paid between March 17 and 26, 2020, showed that the 23 companies got a total of N9 trillion contracts from the NDDC with the highest going to one Grandfox Global Services Ltd.
According to the document sighted by SaharaReporters, Grandfox Global Services Ltd was awarded the contract titled ‘Emergency at Ope Road Okigwe LGA’ and was paid 580,438,578, on March 17, 2020.
Also awarded contracts were Crism Constr. Building Ltd; Aritel Oil and Gas; and PDH Global Logistics Ltd, who got contracts of N561,592,377; N550,100,132; and N543,247,587 respectively. Listed among the companies was also Webster Global Ventures Ltd, who allegedly got four contracts from the commission.
The NDDC contracts according to the document, include instruction of emergency repairs of failed and unmotorable sections of Benin Township Road Lot 2 Oredo LGA for N357m; remedial works of failed and unmotorable sections of Akuku Illah Road Oshimili North LGA for N463m; remedial works of failed and unmotorable sections of New Ogorode Road Lot2 Sapele LGA for N466m and instruction for emergency repairs of failed and unmotorable sections of Abigborodo Road Lots 2 Warri North LGA for N466m.