The Acting Executive Director of Finance of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Ibanga Bassey Etang, has died mysteriously from Food Poisoning.
Naija News Understands that Bassey Etang died earlier today amid the Forensic Audit of the Commission ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The National Assembly is also probing the finances of the Commission under its present Interim Management Committee.
Investigative journalist, Fisayo Soyombo, confirmed the development on his Twitter handle on Thursday.
Soyombo tweeted: “Sources are saying this death isn’t ordinary and that they suspect food poisoning.“His body has been wheeled to the ‘Holding Area’, called ‘COVID-19 Area’, of Braithwaite Memorial Hospital, Port Harcourt.“Whatever the intention is, we’ll find out soon.”
Here Soyombo’s tweet below confirming the NDDC’s Boss death.
Acting Executive Director, Finance, of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Chief Ibanga Bassey Etang, has died.
Sources are saying this death isn't ordinary and that they suspect food poisoning.
— 'Fisayo Soyombo (@fisayosoyombo) May 28, 2020