Pleasure Nunieh, the dismissed performing Managing Director of the Niger Delta Improvement Fee (NDDC), on Thursday vowed that Nigerians would hear extra from the can of worms she’s been opening over her faceoff with Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio on Nationwide Meeting probe on NDDC.
Nunieh spoke on the Authorities Home Port Harcourt, Rivers State beneath the safety of Governor Nyesom Wike after he rescued her from police siege at her GRA residence in perceived transfer to stop her from flying to Abuja to make submissions to the Home Committee probing NDDC Interim Administration Committee spendings.
Wike, fulfilling his early vow to guard the Ogoni, Rivers state born former NDDC MD from undue hazard, had swiftly rushed to her residence on getting wind of the siege by Cellular Police mentioned to have been drafted from Mopol 19, transferring her in his official automobile to the Authorities Home, Port Harcourt.
Nunieh within the consolation of her host accused Akpabio of masterminding the police invasion of her residence to allegedly cease her from making supposed early flight to Abuja to seem earlier than the Home Committee.
She advised newsmen, “I used to be imagined to be going to Abuja to make my submissions earlier than the Home Committee.
“In the meantime, the person that harasses me is at house. The person who stole the cash, who stole authorities information, who requested me to take an oath is at house.
“I really feel very secure within the Authorities Home. Akpabio can’t kill me. I’m from Uyo. I feel he wished to cease me from giving my submission to the NASS. He succeeded however I feel undoubtedly the Home of Reps will give me one other day and Nigerians will hear extra.
“I had stopped speaking however I simply wished to make my submissions to the Home, however with this, Nigerians will hear extra. They are saying clever males who refuse to do something endure the rule of idiots.”
Police Public Relations Officer, Rivers State Command, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, indicated that the Mopol presence at Numieh residence wasn’t the directive of the Police Command in Rivers state, urging media enquiries to be directed to greater authorities.
Vanguard nevertheless learnt that the mentioned Mopol 19 squad reportedly arrived at Nunieh’s three Owuru Creek View, off Herbert Macaulay Road, Previous GRA, Port Harcourt, residence about 4am, barring her from leaving for the Port Harcourt Worldwide Airport to attach the early flight to Abuja.
Nunieh alleged that “That is undoubtedly the handiwork of those that don’t need me to inform the reality about what’s going on on the NDDC. My Governor, Wike, says they’ve tried to strain him to retract his warning that I shouldn’t be harmed however he has refused.
“The minister (Akpabio) thinks he can intimidate me with police however I cannot be intimidated. He’s afraid that I’ve uncovered the truth that there isn’t any forensic audit occurring on the NDDC.
“Yesterday, the BPP appeared earlier than the Committee and mentioned they had been deceived into issuing a certificates of ‘no objection’ by Akpabio who advised them that the 2020 price range had been handed. Irrespective of how lengthy they take I’ll give my testimony”
Governor Wike, expressing his disgust with the police motion mentioned, “I referred to as the Commissioner of Police, he mentioned he was not conscious. They mentioned it’s the IGP Monitoring Staff, however I’ve spoken to the authorities, they mentioned the IG shouldn’t be even conscious.
“For me if there may be any crime towards Dr. Joi Numieh, I cannot again her. Some say she shouldn’t be in my occasion, so I shouldn’t intervene, however she’s a Rivers daughter.”