Some workers of the Tasks Improvement Institute (PRODA), Enugu, have raised alarm over alleged haul away of official recordsdata.
The alert got here amid petitions on the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC), Unbiased Corrupt Practices and different Offences Fee (ICPC) and Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP).
Sources within the federal company knowledgeable journalists that they had been tipped off by safety personnel about suspicious motion of some people.
This occurred between Friday evening and Sunday morning inside the company’s administrative complicated housing the workplace of the embattled Director-Normal/Chief Government Officer (DG/CEO) of PRODA, Dr. Charles Agulanna.
The involved staff implored the Federal Authorities to take pressing and acceptable measures to safe paperwork and the property.
They alleged that the motion may not be unconnected to the end result of the current Governing Board assembly.
The Board had deliberated on the question it served the DG/CEO earlier, however its selections remained unknown.
A supply hinted that the temper across the company means that the Board may need taken “an unfavourable choice towards the DG.”
Just lately, a faction of Tutorial Employees Union of Analysis Institutes (ASURI), backed by a high PRODA official, travelled to Abuja from Enugu to protest on the Federal Ministry of Science and Know-how, regardless of interstate journey restrictions.
Agulanna advised journalists on the telephone that the matter was “unusual” and that nobody had the best to take away official recordsdata.
When knowledgeable that the individual whistleblowers had been suspecting coordinated the elimination of the recordsdata was his brother, a PRODA workers, the DG replied: “That is very, very unusual, no person has a proper to even contact any file with out having to go by means of the registry”.
“So anyone saying something like this should simply have one thing else behind, should have a hidden agenda. That’s what I imagine. How can anyone say that anyone who has no means of touching any file is taking fantastic, I don’t perceive it.”
On the potential of the act having any hyperlink with a current board assembly the place he was allegedly indicted, Agulanna stated: “No, no, no. The very fact needs to be made clearer than what you’re presenting now as a result of I do know the method of taking a file, not simply what you give to anyone.”