Tag archive for ‘Niger Delta Development Commission’
By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021
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Urhobo, Ijaw Youths At Logger Head Over FG Appointment Of NDDC Sole Administrator

Urhobo youths protesting over FG appointment of Sole Administrator to run the affairs of NDDC yesterday….. LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo youths and that of their Ijaw counterparts seem to be singing More...

By admin On Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Nwaoboshi Debunks Akpabio Allegation Of Executing 53 NDDC’s Contracts

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, representing Delta North Senatorial District of Delta State in the Nigeria Senate has denied the Allegation of Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill More...

By admin On Monday, July 20th, 2020
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NDDC Acting MD Collapses While Testifying Before Reps Probe Panel

NDDC MD being revived by the house doctors LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Kemebradikumo Pondei, Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), collpased during a session of the house of More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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How To Resolve The Nagging Developmental Problems Of N’Delta Region

Jerome-Mario Utomi. LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In the words of Mahatma Gandhi, a Public institution is an institution conducted with the approval, and from the funds of the public. While explaining that whenever More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 26th, 2020
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Lawyer Accuses NDDC IMC Of Corruption, Petitions Buhari, Senate, Reps, Others

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A legal practitioner, Mr. Ojeh Godwin, has lamented what he called flagrant abuse of statutory procedure and due process, calling for an urgent investigation of the activities of the 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 Friday, January 17th, 2020
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N3.6bn Fraud: Judge’s Absence Stalls Trial Of Ex NDDC Boss, Tuoyo Omatsuli

Tuoyo LAGOS JANUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday further adjourned the trial of a former Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Tuoyo Omatsuli, and others charged with 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 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, December 12th, 2019
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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
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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 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 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 Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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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
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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...

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