We Will Redeem Our Financial Obligation On Eastern Bypass Road – NDDC Boss

– By David Ledee and Boma Bliss Ogbanga The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has pledged to redeem its 50 per cent financial obligation for the Administratorof the Eastern Bypass dual carriage way in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Speaking at the commissioning of the dual-carriage road, where the Commission’s headquarters is situated, the Interim Administrator of NDDC, Dr Efiong Akwa, said the commission will discharge … Continue reading We Will Redeem Our Financial Obligation On Eastern Bypass Road – NDDC Boss

NDDC DENIES PAYMENT OF N20BILLION TO GHOST CONTRACTORS

The attention of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has been drawn to a spurious publication on some dailies and online news channels by some Ijaw Youth Group, alleging that the NDDC has paid the sum of N20 billion naira to ghost contractors by their spokesperson one Ebilade Ekerefe in Yanagoa Bayelsa State. The NDDC, wants to state categorically that it did not pay any … Continue reading NDDC DENIES PAYMENT OF N20BILLION TO GHOST CONTRACTORS

NDDC Pledges To Pay Contractors, Calls For Calm; Fed Govt, Oil Coys Owe NDDC Over N4trn

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has pledged to settle all verified outstanding claims by its contractors in its efforts to facilitate sustainable development of the oil-rich region. A source close to the Interim Administrator of the Commission who spoke on condition of anonymity said the NDDC boss was saddened that contractors who had done their jobs were still being owed many years after completion. … Continue reading NDDC Pledges To Pay Contractors, Calls For Calm; Fed Govt, Oil Coys Owe NDDC Over N4trn

BUHARI AND AKPABIO’S UNENDING ANTICS AT NDDC – By Ebizomor Brisibe

A story in The Nation newspaper of Sunday, November 7, 2021, entitled “FG To Merge NDDC With Niger Delta Ministry” is both provocative and insulting to the Niger Delta people. While the paper did not attribute its speculative report to any specific Federal Government official, it yet again indicates the terrible mess that Chief Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, has made of the … Continue reading BUHARI AND AKPABIO’S UNENDING ANTICS AT NDDC – By Ebizomor Brisibe

NDDC Board: Akpabio Is Responsible For Delay Of Inauguration – NDPF

 NIGER DELTA PEOPLES FORUM November 12, 2021 PRESS STATEMENT NDDC Board: Akpabio Is Responsible For Delay Of Inauguration Our attention has been drawn to a belated but futile attempt by the embattled Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, in a statement which he released, titled “Re: Formation of NDDC Board Not Part of My Responsibilities.” In the statement published in a national daily on Friday, November … Continue reading NDDC Board: Akpabio Is Responsible For Delay Of Inauguration – NDPF

Pres. Buhari Commends NDDC For Donating Barracks To Police

PRESIDENT BUHARI HAILS NDDC FOR ENHANCING POLICE PERFORMANCE President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, for supporting the security agencies in the Niger Delta region in their efforts to ensure a peaceful environment. The President, who was represented by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, spoke yesterday at the inauguration of the Nigeria Police Barracks, Special Protection Unit, SPU, Base 6 … Continue reading Pres. Buhari Commends NDDC For Donating Barracks To Police

NDDC HANDS OVER DAPPA BIRIYE HOUSE, FORMER HEADQUARTERS, TO RIVERS GOVT

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has handed over the keys to its former headquarters building, Harold Dappa Biriye House, on Aba Road in Port Harcourt to the Rivers State Government, concluding the phased movement of the Commission to its new headquarters at the Eastern Bypass. Presenting the keys of the building to the Secretary to the Rivers State Government, Dr Tammy Danagogo, the NDDC … Continue reading NDDC HANDS OVER DAPPA BIRIYE HOUSE, FORMER HEADQUARTERS, TO RIVERS GOVT