As the National Assembly in pursuance of its constitutional mandate probes the humongous scam, fraud and abuse of power in the NDDC under the Interim Management Committee, the National Coordinator, Niger Delta Movement for Peace & Justice (NDMPJ) and a frontline member of Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Comrade Etifit Nkereuwem, has applauded the courage and patriotism of PANDEF in solidarity with the National Assembly to carry out this great national assignment in the interest of the nation and democracy.
In a statement made available to New Telegraph yesterday, NDMPJ described PANDEF as the umbrella regional body and the voice of the Niger Delta people under the able and dynamic leadership of a revered leader, patriot and nationalist, His Excellency, Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga, (rtd) OFR, saying he deserves commendation and support from the people.
The group appealed to all to join hands with PANDEF and other stakeholders to repostition NDDC to enable it achieve its core mandate for the benefit of humanity.
“We equally call on the National Assembly to remain resolute and rise as patriots, democrats, nationalists and custodians of the peoples’ mandate against this clear case of corruption, abuse of power and misrule.
“We solicit the support and encouragement of all the stakeholders to the National Assembly as they embark on this matter of urgent public importance.
“We urge the National Assembly to carry out this national assignment with all the amount of seriousness, diligence and transparency without fear or favour in line with the laid down laws and procedures,” the group added.