Tag archive for ‘Niger Delta Development Commission’
By admin On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

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

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 Thursday, September 5th, 2019

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

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

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

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 Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Stakeholders, Activists Insist It Is Delta State Turn To Produce NDDC Chairman, MD

LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A coalition of activists and stakeholders drawn from the nine states that make up the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, yesterday insisted that it was the turn of Delta State More...

By admin On Friday, March 29th, 2019

N3.6b Fraud Allegation: Court Grants Ex-NDDC Director, Tuoyo, Others Bail

Tuoyo LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted the former Executive Director Project, Niger Delta Development Commission, Tuoyo Omatsuli and others bail over alleged N3.6 More...

By admin On Friday, January 25th, 2019

Leaders Protest Protest NDDC Tenure Elongation, TaskS Buhari On Commission’s ACT

LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Massive protest rocked the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Friday. Protesters took to the streets with placards, dancing and singing solidarity songs. They are protesting More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Court Orders Seizure Of NDDC Director, Tuoyo’s N1.8bn Property

Tuoyo LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered the final forfeiture of several properties worth N1.8 billion belonging to Tuoyo Omatsuli, the Executive More...

By admin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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NDDC Sets To Create Jobs, Partners SMEDAN,BHIIP On Nigeria Pioneer Enterprise Hub

FROM RIGHT, MR. NSIMA EKERE, MD, NDDC, DR. DIKKO RADDA (MIDDLE) BARR. NATASHA AKPOTE, CEO, BHIIP LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, More...

By admin On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Urhobo Community Decries Abandoned NNDC Road Project, Lack Of Social Amenities

Classroom of Odedegho primary school LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTDAY)-Indigenes of Ododegho community, Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State, have cried out over the abandonment of the construction work More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Adjogbe, Jaro Egbo, Uloho Welcome 5,000 PDP Defectors To APC In Ughelli

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Executive Director of Projects, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Chief Samuel Adjogbe, All PrOgressive Congress (APC) Chieftain, Chief Omovudu Jaro Egbo, Chief Ausin More...

By admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Customs, NDDC Are Neck Deep In Corruption Even In This Regime-Sagay

Sagay LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), on Thursday, said the recklessness with which public officers spent public funds was More...

By admin On Friday, June 10th, 2016

Fraudsters Hack NDDC MD Email,Circulate Fraudulent Letters to Contractors, Others

NDDC Managing Director Mrs. Ibim Semenitari LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Internet fraudsters have hacked the email account of Acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Mrs. Ibim Semenitari More...

By admin On Monday, February 29th, 2016

Revealed: How NDDC Contractors, Former Officials Abscond with N70bn Mobilisation Fee

LAGOS FEBRUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senator Andy Uba led Senate Committee on Public Accounts were on Monday told by the Auditor General for the Federation and the Office of the Accountant General for the Federation More...

By admin On Saturday, January 9th, 2016

Two NDDC Directors, Henry Ogiri, Tuoyo Omatsuli Sacked

LAGOS JANUARY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The wind of change sweeping through the Niger Delta Development Commission ( NDDC ) appears to have recorded more casualties as the Executive Director, Finance and Administration, More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

NDDC Contractors Protest Non-Payment for Jobs Completed

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)— Contractors handling projects for the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, in the region, yesterday, staged a peaceful protest at the commission’s head office on Aba More...

By admin On Friday, November 6th, 2015
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REP Denies Nominating Ghost Names for Amnesty Programme

LAGOS NOVEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Office of Rt. Hon. Mutu Nicholas Ebomo wishes to clear the air on the rumor making rounds that the member representing Bomadi/Patani Federal Constituency in the Federal House More...

By admin On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Group Indicts James Manager, Nicholas Mutu in NDDC Contract Scandal

Senator James Manager LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A coalition of civil society groups on Friday in Abuja gave a graphic detail concerning the alleged involvement of two ranking legislators from the South More...

By admin On Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Federal Auditor-General Decries NDDC Delay in Response to N183.7bn indictment

LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Office of Auditor General of the Federation has condemned Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) delay in responding to its alleged mismanagement of N183.. A statement released More...

By admin On Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Multibillion Naira Contract Scam Rocks NDDC

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, is reeking of a multibillion naira scam involving the board and top management of the agency. Documents obtained by PREMIUM TIMES show More...

By admin On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Lawyer Rejects NDDC Bribe On A Fraudulent N2.4b Isoko Road Contract

LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-An alleged fraud is the latest item in a lingering battle, overall, on the alleged defrauding of the Ozoro kingdom of billions of naira, in a N2.4 billion-road contract. Mr. Leo Ogor More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Delta Senatorial Bye-Election: Aguariavbo Clinches PDP Ticket with Land Slide Victory

Chief Emmanuel Aguariavbodo LAGOS SEPTEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Member of the Federal House of Representatives and erstwhile Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Hon. Emmanuel Aguariavwodo More...