Tag archive for ‘NDDC’
By admin On Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Edo Lawmaker Campaign Against Destruction of Illegal Refineries in Niger Delta Region

LAGOS OCTOBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The member representing Egor/ Ikpoba-Okha constituency of Edo State, Mr Ehiozuwa Agbonayinma has called on the Federal Government to license and regulate illegal refineries in the More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

NDDC Boss Raises Alarm over False Recuitment Advert on Facebook

Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari, More...

By admin On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Ex-Gov. Attah Slams NDDC, S-South Governors for Underdevelopment In N/Delta

Victor Attah LAGOS SEPTEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Erstwhile Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, has berated the Niger Delta Development Commission for the poor state and underdevelopment of the Niger More...

By admin On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Ibe Kachikwu Accuses Niger Delta Governors of Stealing $40 Meant for Development of the Region

Ibe Kachikwu (Centre) with traditional rulers of Niger Delta during their visit to his office at Abuja LAGOS AUGUST 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources yesterday told Niger Delta Coastal More...

By admin On Thursday, August 18th, 2016
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Delta: Ndokwa Patriots Drag Buhari, Others to Court Over Exclusion of Kinsmen from NDDC Board

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Concerned Ndokwa Patriots, CNP, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari over the exclusion of indigenes of Ndokwa from the board of the Niger Delta Development More...

By admin On Saturday, August 13th, 2016

Urhobo Political Movement Passes Vote of Confidence on Buhari, Says His Govt. Ends Era of Impunity

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo organization under the aegis of Urhobo Political Movement (UPM) has passed vote of confidence on President Muhammadu Buhari’s government saying More...

By admin On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Itsekiri Leader, Okotie-Eboh Calls for the Scrapping of NDDC, N’Delta Ministry, DESOPADEC

Emmanuel Okotie-Eboh LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A prominent Itsekiri leader and farmer in Delta State, Mr. Emmanuel Okotie- Eboh, has called for the scrapping of the Niger Delta Development Commission, the Ministry 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 30th, 2016

Senator Omo-Agege Calls for Restructuring of NDDC

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and Senate Speaker, Bukola Saraki LAGOS JANUARY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senator representing Delta Central senatorial district in Delta State, Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege, has called for the restructuring 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 Monday, December 21st, 2015

Buhari Names Ex-Rivers Commissioner Ibim Semenitari As Acting Managing Director Of NDDC

Ibim-semenatari LAGOS DECEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has named Ibim Semenitari the new Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Mrs. Semenitari, a former More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Report Indicts Niger Delta Development Agencies of Abandoning 84 Projects in 25 Communities

LAGOS DECEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A report on the activities of Niger Delta development agencies has decried over 84 abandoned projects in 25 communities in Edo, Delta, Ondo and Cross River states. The report was More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

DESOPADEC May Not Execute Projects in 2016 Due to N10bn Debt

LAGOS DECEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The new management at the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) may not award projects in 2016 to enable it clear the N10 billion debt owed contractors, More...

By admin On Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Delta: Ex-NDDC Executive Director, Aginighan, 2,000 Supporters Dump PDP for APC

Aginighan LAGOS NOVEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The gale of defections from the leading opposition party in Nigeria might be far from abating with a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-South 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 Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Urhobo Groups Urge Deltans to Shun Itsekiri’s Threat to Shut Down DESOPADEC

LAGOS OCTOBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Delta State Government and the good people of the state have been called upon to ignore the 7-days ultimatum and threat to shut down the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2015

Okowa’s Government is Outstanding-Ochor

Hon Ochor Christopher Ochor LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hon Ochor Christopher Ochor, the immediate Transition Chairman of Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State, a onetime Legislature representing Ukwuani 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 Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Revealed: Alaibe, Lokpobiri, Inokoba, Others Defect to Bayelsa APC to Escape EFCC Wrath

Timi Alaibe former NDDC Managing Director LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Facts are beginning to emerge over the recent defection of the former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC), More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

10 Cases of Looting Buhari Can’t Ignore

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as spine-chilling and mind-boggling the massive looting of the nation’s treasury by public officials, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2015

N184bn Missing in NDDC Account Within Four Years

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Auditor-General of the Federation, Mr Samuel Ukura, has said N183.7 billion could not be accounted for by auditors who conducted a special check on the Niger Delta Development More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Group Faults Restructuring of DESOPADEC after NDDC Pattern

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Centre for the Vulnerable and Underprivileged, CENTREP has faulted the restructuring of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC More...