Nelson McCausland
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McCausland 'astounded' at Housing Executive's £18m overspend

The housing minister has said it is a "scandal" that the Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE) has overpaid £18m on contracts for planned maintenance of homes.

Nelson McCausland added it was not clear if "incredible incompetence" or "wilful corruption" was to blame.

  • 10 Jun 2013