Tag archive for ‘Niger Delta Development Commission’
By admin On Thursday, December 12th, 2019
0 Comments

Delta Govt. Faults FG Delay In Inauguration Of New NDDC Board

LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has cautioned the Federal Government against her attempt to no neutralize the Niger Delta Commission ( NDDC), saying that the attempt might jeopardize More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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 Monday, September 23rd, 2019
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
1 Comment

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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...