Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, has accused the state Governor, Yahaya Bello, of awarding contract of N1.8 billion naira to TEC Engineering 3 years ago without execution.
The Senator said the contract was awarded for the construction of a fly-over bridge at Ganaja Junction, Lokoja.
Senator Dino shared copies of documents including Certificate of valuation, Request letter from the commissioner of works Engr. A. A Sadiq, Payment voucher, Request letter by the commissioner of Finance with approval of Yahaya Bello.
He also published the Certificate of Due process for the contract, Receipt by TEC Engineering acknowledging payment for the contract, etc.
Meanwhile, independent investigation conducted by Starnews revealed there is no on-going flyover or construction project at Ganaja Junction, Lokoja.
In the video, Senator Melaye vowed to drag the state Governor, to court. He also said he would petition the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) in a bid to jail the governor for corrupt practices
Some of the documents published by Senator Dino Melaye to prove his allegation are: