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

NDDC Forensic Report : BUHARI VOWS TO INVESTIGATE, PROSECUTE, RECOVER STOLEN FUNDS

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday formally received the report of the Forensic Audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), with a vow to implement to the letter, recommendations of the report, saying: “the Federal Government will initiate criminal investigation, prosecute and recover all funds not properly utilized for the public purposes for which they were meant for.” He noted further that, “the Federal Government … Continue reading NDDC Forensic Report : BUHARI VOWS TO INVESTIGATE, PROSECUTE, RECOVER STOLEN FUNDS

AKPABIO LACKS MORALITY TO ASK SOUTH-SOUTH GOVS TO ACCOUNT FOR 13 PER CENT DERIVATION- WIKE

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has taken a swipe at the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for accusing governors in the region of mismanagement of 13 percent derivation fund. He said it was disingenuous for Akpabio who as Governor of Akwa Ibom State to act like a demi-god , to accuse incumbent governors of financial recklessness just because they did … Continue reading AKPABIO LACKS MORALITY TO ASK SOUTH-SOUTH GOVS TO ACCOUNT FOR 13 PER CENT DERIVATION- WIKE

Senate Committee Assures NDDC of Support, Collaboration

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, has assured the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, of the support and collaboration of his committee in the task of developing the Niger Delta region. Speaking during the oversight visit of the Senate Committee at the NDDC permanent headquarters in Port Harcourt, Senator Nwaboshi stated that the Commission’s strategy of engagement and collaboration was … Continue reading Senate Committee Assures NDDC of Support, Collaboration

NIGERIANS UNHAPPY WITH NAT. ASSEMBLY OVER CONFIRMATION OF SACKED SERVICE CHIEFS AS AMBASSADORS, SAYS GOV WIKE; BLAMES POOR PERFORMANCE OF NDDC ON PRESIDENCY, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, RULING PARTY

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, says Nigerians are disappointed with the National Assembly for confirming sacked Service Chiefs as ambassadors. A report by Kelvin Ebiri, Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor, disclosed that Governor Wike related the disappointment of Nigerians to members of the Senate Committee on Niger Delta when they paid courtesy visit to him at Government House, Port Harcourt … Continue reading NIGERIANS UNHAPPY WITH NAT. ASSEMBLY OVER CONFIRMATION OF SACKED SERVICE CHIEFS AS AMBASSADORS, SAYS GOV WIKE; BLAMES POOR PERFORMANCE OF NDDC ON PRESIDENCY, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, RULING PARTY

OKOWA URGES NDDC TO FOCUS ON PEOPLE-ORIENTED PROJECTS

Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday, February 18, urged the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to focus on the development of the Niger Delta with the vision that was people-oriented. Okowa made the call when the Interim Administrator of the Commission, Mr Effiong Akwa and his management team visited him at Government House, Asaba. He urged the NDDC to do something that … Continue reading OKOWA URGES NDDC TO FOCUS ON PEOPLE-ORIENTED PROJECTS