Daniel Pondei, the acting director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, said that he’s shocked people thought he was acting when he fainted.
Pondei fainted while being questioned during a prove by the National Assembly into the misappropriation of funds of the NDDC.
He was immediately rushed to the hospital after attempts to own him fully revived failed.
Breaking silence since the incident, Pondei said that he “would not pray for anyone to experience what I went through”.
He told Vanguard, “I had an unexplained, unexpected health challenge. it’s ridiculous to think that individuals believed i used to be acting. i’d not pray for anyone to experience what I went through. I don’t run from issues. i’ve got put all that behind me.
Speaking on the delay en passant the Commission’s 2019 Budget, he revealed: “A minor literal was noticed and that we asked for 10 minutes to amend the errors, but the presentation was stepped down. The National Assembly, NASS, has since gone on recess.”