Posts Tagged ‘Niger Delta Development Commission’

NDDC Probe: Pondei Collapsed Under The Weight Of Overwhelming Collective Guilt– PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the dramatic collapse of acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Daniel Pondei, while being grilled by the House of Representatives, further underscores the weight of corruption that have bedeviled the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration. The PDP, in a statement signed by National Publicity Secretary […]

Niger Delta: We Fully Support NDDC Forensic Audit As Ordered By President Buhari– Gov. Okowa

Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa has lauded the forensic audit order of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) by President Muhammadu Buhari as a necessary step to accelerate the infrastructural development of the Niger Delta region. Governor Okowa, who announced his full recovery from Covid-19 on Friday, said he, alongside the governors […]

‘Ibrahim Magu fears nobody’ says EFCC Chief as EFCC traces N10bn NDDC funds to private accounts

The Economic and Fi­nancial Crimes Com­mission (EFCC) on Tuesday hinted that it had traced about N10billion stolen money from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and would drag the culprits to court at the conclu­sion of the ongoing investiga­tion. The anti-graft agency said that it was able to trace and re­cover assets worth more than […]

Etche Roads | Wike lied – Semenitari

The Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari, has debunked claims made by the Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike, that the Commission was not involved in the recovery of dilapidated road infrastructure in Etche local government of the state. Semenitari stressed that not only was Mr. Wike playing […]

Buhari Approves BoT for Ogoniland Cleanup

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a 13-member Governing Council and 10-member Board of Trustees for the cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers. The Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed, announced this in a statement by Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr Bukar Hassan, in Abuja on Saturday. The minister said the structures would ensure inclusiveness, accountability, […]

Senator Abaribe Rejects Buhari’s Niger Delta Development Commission Representative Nominee

Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe has rejected the nomination of representatives of the states on the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NNDC). The names were sent to the Senate last week by President Muhammadu Buhari for consideration and confirmation. In the letter read last Thursday by Senate President Bukola Saraki, it named Donatus Eyinnah as Abia State NDDC […]