The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said on Friday that it has recovered hospital equipment meant for constituency project on the premises of Mma Obot Foundation.
There are claims that Mma Obot Foundation is owned by Godswill Akpabio, former governor of Akwa Ibom.
In a statement by Rasheedat Okoduwa, ICPC’s spokesperson, the commission said:
“The on-going tracking of constituency projects by the ICPC and its partners through the Constituency Projects Tracking Group (CPTG) initiative has yielded yet another significant result with the recovery of six tractors meant for the use of farmers in six local government areas of Bauchi Central Senatorial District,” the statement read.
“It has so far led to multiple recoveries of items, hospital equipment, vehicles and funds.
“Among the recoveries so far made by the CPTG team are dialysis machine, ECG monitor, oxygen regulator, anaesthetic machines, generators and other hospital equipment meant for a cottage hospital in Ukana, Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, from the premises of Mma Obot Foundation, alleged to belong to Senator Godswill Akpabio.”