Senators Peter Nwaboshi and James Manager who were named by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio to have benefited from contracts from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) have denied such claims.
The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs had released documents which were supposed to be proof of his claims that National Assembly members benefited from NDDC contracts
The Senators released seperate statements denying being involved in contract scams.
They claimed that projects listed against their names were constituency projects appropriated to their constituencies and they had no access to the monies allocated to the projects.
They also challenged the Minister to submit their names to anti graft agencies if he is sure of his facts