ALLOW IMC TO WORK, NDDC URGES DETRACTORS

ALLOW IMC TO WORK, NDDC URGES DETRACTORS The attention of the Niger Delta Development Commission has been drawn to various publications by many self-serving interest groups alleging all manners of impropriety by the newly installed Interim Management Committee, IMC, of the Commission. The attacks are obviously targeted at Senator Godswill Akpabio, the Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs, who is driving the forensic audit ordered … Continue reading ALLOW IMC TO WORK, NDDC URGES DETRACTORS

Bonga Oil Spill Case: SHELL GROUP LOSES JURISDICTION APPLICATION IN LONDON COURT

The Royal Dutch PLC, Shell International Trading & Shipping Company Limited and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited loses application filed for jurisdiction in London court over the Bonga Oil spill case that occurred 20th of December 2011 in Niger Delta area of Nigeria. Arising from Jurisdictional hearing Thursday 19th September 2019 and Monday 7th October to Thursday 10th October 2019, after listening to … Continue reading Bonga Oil Spill Case: SHELL GROUP LOSES JURISDICTION APPLICATION IN LONDON COURT

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ORDERS CONTRACTORS ON EAST – WEST ROAD TO RETURN TO SITE

The Federal Government has ordered the contractors handling the construction of the East – West road sections 1 to 4 to return to site within the next one week for the speedy completion of the project. A Press Release issued by Anietie Ekong, Chief Press Secretary to the Honourable Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, on March 16, 2020, disclosed that the Minister, Senator Godswill Akpabio … Continue reading FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ORDERS CONTRACTORS ON EAST – WEST ROAD TO RETURN TO SITE

OMO-AGEGE DID NOT MAKE DISPARAGING COMMENTS AGAINST APC CHIEFTAINS IN THE SOUTH-SOUTH

PRESS STATEMENT DSP OMO-AGEGE DID NOT MAKE DISPARAGING COMMENTS AGAINST APC CHIEFTAINS IN THE SOUTH-SOUTH *** ADVISES MISCHIEF-MAKERS AND AGENTS OF DESTABILIZATION FOR A CHANGE OF HEART TO FACILITATE UNITY AND PRODUCTIVITY IN THE ZONE The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has dissociated himself from disparaging statements being circulated online against some APC chieftains in the South-South geopolitical zone and mischievously credited … Continue reading OMO-AGEGE DID NOT MAKE DISPARAGING COMMENTS AGAINST APC CHIEFTAINS IN THE SOUTH-SOUTH

I HAVE NO AMBITION TO CONTEST PRESIDENCY IN 2023 – Akpabio

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has refuted reports in social media that he is nursing presidential ambition in 2023. Akpabio described as malicious a publication in the social media titled: “My 2023 Presidential Ambition is Unstoppable – Senator Akpabio,” A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Anietie Ekong said the Minister has no ambition to vie for the coveted office … Continue reading I HAVE NO AMBITION TO CONTEST PRESIDENCY IN 2023 – Akpabio

NIGER DELTA DESERVES MORE THAN 13% DERIVATION – Okowa

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday, 12th March, 2020, said oil-producing states deserved more than 13 per cent derivation from the Federation Account and demanded the release of the money already accruing to the states under the derivation principles. He made this known in Asaba when members of Post Mortem Sub-Committee of the Federal Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) led by Mr Kabir Mashi … Continue reading NIGER DELTA DESERVES MORE THAN 13% DERIVATION – Okowa

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Pres. Buhari Inaugurates NDDC Advisory Committee, Says N3.7bn Recovered from NDDC Contractors

The President, Muhammadu Buhari has today, March 10, 2020, inaugurated the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Advisory Committee at the presidential villa. The committee, which comprises the nine governors of the Niger Delta region, has the duty of advising the board of the commission in line with the mandate of the NDDC. Buhari while inaugurating the committee said N3.7billion has been recovered from Niger Delta … Continue reading Pres. Buhari Inaugurates NDDC Advisory Committee, Says N3.7bn Recovered from NDDC Contractors