The member representing Ughelli South, Ughelli North, Udu Federal Constituency; Hon. Rev Francis Ejiroghene Waive who was represented by HON. ENGR PAUL ABADAH, an APC Chieftain in the Local government Area the explosion took place, swift into action as directed by their principal to carry out necessary investigation on the cause of the explosion.
Engr Paul Abadah alongside NPDC staff that owns the pipeline and Otu-jeremi Community executive went to the location and after all necessary investigation, it was discovered that it was systemic and equipment failure that led to the explosion.
Speaking on behalf of Hon. Rev Francis Ejiroghene Waive; Hon. Engr Paul Abadah speaking to newsmen at the site, told journalists now they have seen for themselves, they would get across to their principal with the pictorial evidence at their disposal for proper documentation.
Thus, for their principal; Hon. Rev Francis Ejiroghene Waive to take it up at the floor of the House of Representatives being his mandate area the explosion occurred for possible compensation by the company that owns the pipeline and federal government; and instill measures to avert future occurrence of incident as this; admonished constituents, the host community and especially individuals affected to be calm as they work out modalities for compensation.