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Senator Uzodinma Fails to Appear Before Panel for Questioning
Senator Hope Uzodinma has reportedly failed to appear before the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for Recovery of Public Property despite agreement to return to the panel for questioning.
Senator Uzodinma was arrested on Sunday, November 11, over alleged failure of his company to execute a contract of 12 million dollars for the dredging of Calabar Port channel.
He was however released that same day after an interrogation session with officials of the panel, who released him and directed that he should return on Tuesday, November 13 for continuation of the probe.
Spokesperson of the panel, Ms Lucie-Ann Laha, disclosed this to newsmen in Abuja late on Tuesday after a long wait by the panel’s officials and newsmen for the senator.
According to her, the senator had failed to appear in court as agreed