Tag: NDDC

President Buhari Reacts to Investigations in NDDC, EFCC

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja reacted for the first time on the allegations of corruption leveled against the leaderships of some Federal Government ... Read More

Senate Wants NDDC IMC to Refund N4.923bn

Henry Solomon- July 23, 2020

The Senate on Thursday called on the Interim Management Commitee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC) to refund the N4.923 billion payments, made to ... Read More

Breaking: N40bn NDDC probe: Ag MD collapses during investigation

Abdul Jimoh- July 20, 2020

Prof. Kemebradikumo Pondei, the Acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Monday, collapsed during investigative hearing while answering questions from lawmakers at the ... Read More

Breaking: N40bn NDDC probe: Reps C’ttee Chairman steps down

Abdul Jimoh- July 20, 2020

he Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Rep. Olubumi Tunji-Ojo (APC-Ondo), has stepped down following accusations of involvement in corrupt ... Read More

Buhari enlarges NDDC Management Committee

Abdul Jimoh- February 19, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the enlargement of the membership of Interim Management Committee (IMC) of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from three to five. ... Read More

Reps Hail NDDC over 7.5-Km Arigidi Akoko-Okeagbe Road

Suleiman Idris- November 12, 2019

Members of the House of Representatives have commended the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, for the rehabilitation of roads in Akoko North East and Akoko ... Read More

Senate Confirms 15 NDDC Nominees, Rejects 1

Henry Solomon- November 5, 2019

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of 15 persons for the appointment on board of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), out of 16 names ... Read More

Buhari appoints secretary, directors for NHRC, NDDC, NERC

admin- April 27, 2018

President Buhari: makes new appointments for NHRC, NDDC and NERC President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of five new executives for National Human Rights ... Read More

Court Remands George Turnah In Prison For N3bn Scam

Abdul Jimoh- May 25, 2017

Court Remands George Turnah In Prison Justice Ibrahim Watilat of the Federal High Court, sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Wednesday dismissed an oral ... Read More

FG Issues Fresh Directives To Accelerate Implementation Of PMB’s New Vision For Niger Delta

Abdul Jimoh- March 21, 2017

Implementation Of Niger Delta Development By FG *Presidency gives contractors 30 days to return to site or face prosecution *Presidential-level visits to remaining oil-producing States ... Read More

@NDDC: Shake Up in Niger Delta Development Commission

Suleiman Idris- February 27, 2017

  (NAN)  The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has redeployed 11 directors to different offices and directorates to boost its performance in the development of ... Read More

It’s Time To Plan The Future Of Niger Delta, VP Osinbajo Says

Abdul Jimoh- January 17, 2017

VP Osinbajo And Governor Wike During His Visit to Rivers state The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Has called on the people of Niger Deltans ... Read More

Senate Confirms NDDC Board

admin- October 13, 2016

Niger Delta Development Commission , NDDC The Senate has confirmed the nominations for appointment of 15 out of the 19 Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) ... Read More

FG Approves New Management Board for Niger Delta and Ogoniland Clean up

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 30, 2016

President Buhari stated, "The choice is for you to keep your environment clean and nurture the Niger Delta back to its lost glory. The beginning ... Read More

Niger Delta Power Holding Company Management Dissolved

Tanimu- June 12, 2016

Raji FasholaMinister of PWH NAN, Abuja: The Federal Government has announced the dissolution of the Executive Management of Niger Delta Power Holding Company of Nigeria ... Read More

FG To Stop Military Operations In Niger Delta Communities

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2016

  The Federal Government and state governors in the South South political zone on Tuesday agreed to stop military operations in some of the communities ... Read More

Why The Clean Up Of Ogoniland Is Long Overdue

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2016

  Since oil was discovered in Nigeria in the 1950s and the drilling of the first commercial oil well commenced in Oloibiri, Bayelsa state in ... Read More

National Assembly Issues Bench Warrant On 8 Oil Companies

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2016

The National Assembly joint Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Tuesday, issued bench warrant on seven oil companies operating for failing to appear ... Read More

Senate Committee on Niger Delta Assess NDDC Projects

inno.korie- March 14, 2016

Chairman Senate Committee on Niger/Delta, Senator Peter Nwaboshi said, the visit has exposed certain facts that will enable them critically analyse budget allocation to project ... Read More