The Impartial Corrupt Practices and different Associated Offences Fee, ICPC, has ordered the relocation of photo voltaic avenue lights challenge in personal residences of some extremely positioned people in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.
The order was made following the invention of the anomaly by operatives of the fee’s constituency initiatives monitoring group which started on Friday within the state.
The realm the place the anomalies have been found included intellectual Ministry of Agriculture settlement, and Oloje Federal housing property, all in Ilorin.
In keeping with the monitoring group, “the photo voltaic avenue lights have been meant to be put in in communities for public use and never in personal residences of influential people.”
The group, subsequently “ordered the quick relocation of the amenities or fee of such by involved people, failure of which, the contractors could be held accountable whereas the proprietor of the residences could be prosecuted.”
DAILY POST experiences that the group additionally uncovered through the monitoring train shortfalls within the numbers of avenue lights put in in some areas towards the precise numbers which have been budgeted for within the contract.
It decried the dearth of billboards on the challenge websites to point initiatives being executed.
The fee is monitoring a complete of 1,500 photo voltaic avenue lights together with different initiatives unfold throughout the three senatorial districts within the state as a part of constituency initiatives executed between 2015 and 2019.
The train which kicked off on June 23, 2020, is happening concurrently in 16 states throughout the nation together with Kwara State.