There was gentle drama on Monday on the Nationwide Meeting after performing Managing Director of the Niger Delta Improvement Fee (NDDC), Prof. Kemebradikumo Pondei, slumped throughout interrogation.
Pondei reportedly fainted whereas being grilled by legislators investigating the alleged N40 billion irregular expenditure within the fee.
Earlier Chairman of the Home Committee on Niger Delta, Bunmi Tunji-Ojo, recused himself from presiding over the affairs of the committee.
Mr Tunji-Ojo stated on Monday that he was leaving his place to permit honest listening to and to guard his integrity.
Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio can also be on the Home of Representatives.