The administration of the Nationwide Workplace for Know-how Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP) an company beneath the purview of the Federal Ministry of Science, Know-how and Innovation has cleared the air on a current report by a web-based information medium, capitalpost.com, alleging that the Federal Home of Representatives is investigating the Director Normal of NOTAP Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim over the fraudulent buy of autos value N46 billion naira and stationeries value N23 million naira.
In accordance with the press assertion signed by the Deputy Director Public Relations & Protocol NOTAP Solomon Danjuma Nshem, that ordinarily, NOTAP wouldn’t have responded to the allegation however in an effort to put the information straight, “we want to unequivocally state that the mentioned autos weren’t bought at N46 billion naira however N46 million naira in 2021 for the sleek operation of the Workplace.
The autos bought have been a 2021 mannequin Toyota Prado Landcruiser and a 2021 mannequin Toyota Yaris which have been captured beneath the 2021 undertaking car finances line and immediately bought by the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) accredited distributors after receiving certificates of no objection from BPP.
Many of the media personnel masking NOTAP actions beneath the current Administration led by the unassuming Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim can attest to the truth that NOTAP is without doubt one of the most prudently managed authorities organisations if not probably the most prudent within the nation and it beats one’s creativeness to listen to that a company with an distinctive fame like NOTAP is spending 46 billion naira to buy autos.
The Director Normal of NOTAP Dr. Ibrahim was appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari on twenty second of October 2015 for a 4-year tenure and reappointed for one more 4-year time period by Mr. President in October, 2019 for his dedication to responsibility, dedication, exhausting work, loyalty, prudent administration of sources, ardour and excellent contribution in direction of the event of Science, Know-how and Innovation (STI) not solely in Nigeria however Africa.’