Tag archive for ‘NDDC’
By admin On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
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EFCC Arraigns PDP Fed Lawmaker, Nicholas Mutu Over Alleged N400m Fraud

LAGOS FEBRUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on the Niger Delta Development Commission, Nicholas More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2020
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NDDC Donates Lassa Fever Kits, Drugs To Support Delta Govt Efforts

LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has donated Lassa fever protective kits and drugs to support the Delta State government in its efforts to check the menace of the disease More...

By admin On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
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Oil Bunkering Activities In Niger Delta Region: Whose Fault?

By Young Erhiurhobo LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The above subject is timely as the menace of oil bunkering activities has become unbearable for the people of the Niger-Delta region and uncontrollable by the More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 31st, 2019
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Niger Delta Stakeholders Protest Move To Nominate Uduaghan As NDDC Chairman

LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Niger Delta stakeholders under the aegis of Niger Delta Coalition for Unity and Progress has condemned alleged move to nominate former Delta State governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, More...

By admin On Friday, December 27th, 2019
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Christmas: O’tega Emerhor, Adjogbe Donate Rice, Cows To Evwreni Communities

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Evwreni kingdom in Ughelli North LGA of Delta were in joyous mood and endless celebrations as two of their illustrious sons, an APC founding father More...

By admin On Friday, December 20th, 2019
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Elumelu Accuses Three NDDC Contractors Of Absconding With Mobilisation Fees, Calls For Investigation

LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) contractors absconded after collecting mobilisation fees in 2012, House of Representatives Minority Leader Ndudi Elumelu said on More...

By admin On Thursday, December 19th, 2019
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Buhari Makes U Turn, Approves Re-Composition And Inauguration Of NDDC

LAGOS DECEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has approved that the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) be recomposed and inaugurated after the forensic audit of the organization, More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
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E.K. Clark Explains Reasons Why He Supports NDDC’s Interim Management

LAGOS DECEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has given his tacit support to the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Nigerian Lawyers Sue Buhari, AGF, Akpabio For Transferring NDDC To N’Delta Ministry

LAGOS NOVEMBER 21ST )URHOBOTODAY)-A group of lawyers has sued President Muhammadu Buhari, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami and the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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NDDC To Complete Failed Sections Of Benin-Warri Road Before Christmas

LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has assured that it will intervene immediately to restore the failed sections of the Benin-Warri highway to reduce the sufferings More...

By admin On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Why Omo-Agege, Akpabio Clash Over NDDC Board Appointment

LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY0-It has been revealed that the SMS war between the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, and the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, as reported More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Senate Confirms Odubu, Okumagba, Thirteen Others As NDDC Board Members

LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate has confirmed the nomination of a former Edo Deputy Governor, Dr. Pius Odubu and Bernard Okumagba as Chairman of the Board and Managing Director respectively of the Niger More...

By admin On Thursday, October 31st, 2019
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NDDC Board Members Screening: Senate Ask Odubu, Okumagba To ‘Take A Bow And Go’

LAGOS OCTOBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate Committee on Niger Delta Affairs Thursday screened President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominees for the Governing Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). First More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
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Urhobo Youths Laud Buhari For Transmitting Okumagba, Other NDDC Nominees To Senate

LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Youth Congress (UYC)has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for transmitting to the Senate the list of nominees on Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC, Board for approval.  More...

By admin On Thursday, October 17th, 2019
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Ozoro Poly Lecturer Pays Regards To Adjogbe, GCU Old Boys, Others Over Mother’s Burial

Ozoro Poly Lecturer Pays Regards To Adjogbe, GCU Old Boys, Others Over Mother’s Burial By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr. Rufus Akpomrere, a lecturer with the Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro More...

By admin On Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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Group Warns Itsekiri Against Attacking Okumagba, Says It Could Affect Rewane’s Appointment

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Coalition of All Progressives Congress, APC support group, has accused Itsekiri leaders in Delta South Senatorial District of stoking ethnic conflict amongst the various tribes More...

By admin On Sunday, September 22nd, 2019
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EFCC Summons Ex-NDDC Director, Adjogbe Over N60bn Emergency Contracts

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has invited the former Executive Director of Projects of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Samuel Adjogbe to More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
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NDDC Pays N70bn Mobilisation Fees On Abandoned Projects In N’Delta

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives ad hoc committee on abandoned Projects in the Niger Delta has discovered that 1,723 contractors collected N70.495 billion without mobilising to the More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
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Delta APC Chieftains Defend Okumagba’s Appointment, Describe Him As Staunch Party Member

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The duo of Mr Mike Okumagba, the Delta State House of Assembly Candidate of the All Progressive Congress APC, Warri South Constituency 2, in the 2019 General Election and Comrade More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
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‘Presidency Appointments Into NDDC Board Are In Order’

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former member of the House of Representatives, Chief Nduese Essien, has said that the appointments made by the Presidency into the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission More...

By admin On Thursday, September 5th, 2019
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Amaechi Accused Of Sponsoring Groups To Attack New NDDC Board Over N30bn Funds

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Transport Minister, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has been linked with series of orchestrated media attacks on the new board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, sources familiar More...

By admin On Sunday, September 1st, 2019
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NDDC: N’ Delta Group Okays Appointment of Bernard Okumagba As MD, Commends Buhari

Okumagba LAGOS SEPEMBER 1ST -(URHOBOTODAY )A pressure group, United Front For Niger Delta ( UFFND) has hailed the appointment of former Commissioner for Finance in Delta State, Olorogun Bernard Okumagba as the More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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UPU Leader, Taiga Urges Support For Okumagba, Other Members Of New NDDC Board

LAGOS AUGUST 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Olorogun (Dr.) Moses Oghenerume Taiga, President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, has urged all Ethnic Nationalities in the Niger-Delta nay South-South Region to More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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Bernard Okumagba Emerges As New NDDC Managing Director

LAGOS AUGUST 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a 16-man new board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, with Dr. Pius Odubu from Edo State as the chairman and Bernard Okumagba of Delta More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Urhobo Youths Urge Buhari To Appoint Isoko Indigene As MD Of NDDC

LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Youths Empowerment Front, UYEF has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a financially committed, trustworthy and loyal member of All Progressives Congress More...