Centenary City: House Seeks Prosecution Of Anyim, Bala Mohammed

Centenary City Project: House Seeks Prosecution Of Pius Anyim, Bala MohammedThe House of Representatives has called for the prosecution of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Pius Anyim, for his role in the Centenary City Project.

The lawmakers also sought for the prosecution of former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Bala Mohammed.

The call was one of the recommendations adopted by the House on Thursday, after considering the report of its Committee which investigated the matter.

The lawmakers also approved the recommendation that the Code of Conduct Bureau, as well as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission should investigate the roles played by both former public officers in the project.

Centenary Project: Anyim Accuses Reps Member Of Bias

Centenary Project: Anyim Accuses Reps Member Of BiasIt was a drama-filled session on Friday at the investigative hearing of the House of Representatives Committee on Federal Capital Territory probing the centenary city project.

The former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim Pius Anyim, who was at the hearing, accused the chairman of the committee, Herman Hembe of pursuing a personal agenda with the exercise.

The House committee is investigating alleged irregularities surrounding the centenary project launched by the President Goodluck Jonathan administration.