Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark has warned Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to desist from engaging in negotiations with the South-South region without carrying aggrieved members along. Clark warned that the aggrieved people of the region are ready to take matters into their own hands if the government continues to ignore issues they have raised. The […]
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has become a problem to Niger Delta, a former Nigerian senator, Shehu Sani has said. Naija News reports that Sani who represented Kaduna Central in the Senate from 2015 to 2019, said while speaking on NDDC probe that the commission had become a problem to the people of the […]
The appeal was made by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, in a statement released on Tuesday, July 21, 2020.
According to the APC, the opposition party has no interest in the president's action to ensure the NDDC is reformed.
Godswill Akpabio, the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, has claimed that the former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Joy Nunieh, was not qualified. He made the claim on Monday during the House of Representatives public hearing on alleged mismanagement in the NDDC. Testifying before the panel, Akpabio stated that Joy […]
The minister showed up at the hearing room at about 11:20 am on Monday, July 20.
According to the speaker, the commission has failed the region in spite of the huge funds available for human development, and hence the parliament needed to take major actions, remove factors that jeopardized the commission’s noble mission.
Anietie Ekong, media aide to Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has defended his principal over alleged sexual harassment to Miss Joy Nunieh. According to him, the claims by the former acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC was untrue, noting that his principal is happily married and will not engaged […]
According to the discovery, the huge sum spent was a part of N81.5 billion expenses on related events by the commission between January 2020 to this time.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has warned former Akwa Ibom State governor and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio. Recall that the sacked Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr Joy Nunieh had accused Akpabio of fraudulent practices. Mrs Nunieh, during an appearance in the Senate, explained that Akpabio plotted her […]