Home / Tag Archives: NDDC

Tag Archives: NDDC

Rivers State Has Over 953 Abandoned NDDC Projects – Tony Okocha

RIVERS State representative in the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Tony Okocha, has disclosed the existence of over 953 abandoned projects in Rivers State. Okochja disclosed this during a recent session with traditional rulers in the state, where he affirmed that a 200 per cent increment in the 2024 budgetary …

Read More »

Court Jails 21-year-old Man For Theft In Kwara

A 21-year-old-year-old man, Saliu Abdullahi, has been sentenced to one year and three months in jail for theft. The convict was arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Kaiama Division, Kwara State Command. He was arrested at Luman, Agbara Local government, Niger state, based on an …

Read More »

FULL LIST: Reps Confirm NDDC board, Management Designates

THE House of Representatives has screened and confirmed the presidential designates to the Board and Management of the Niger Delta Development Commission. The designates appeared before the House ad-hoc committee mandated to conduct the screening on Thursday. President Bola Tinubu had written to the House of Representatives, to ratify the …

Read More »

House Of Reps Fixes Date To Screen NDDC Board, Management

AN ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives will screen the nominees to the Board and Management of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Thursday. The Chairperson of the House Committee on NDDC, Erhiatake Ibori-Suenu (PDP, Delta) and the House Spokesperson, Akin Rotimi (APC, Ekiti), made this known …

Read More »

Court Convicts Former NDDC Special Adviser Of N2.8bn Fraud

A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has convicted and sentenced George Turnah and two others to six years imprisonment on fraud charges. Turnah was Special Adviser on Youth to Dan Abia, the former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Turnah, Ebis Orubebe, and Uzorgor Silas-Chidebere …

Read More »

NDDC Appoints New Staff, Corporate Affairs Director

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has appointed former staff of LEADERSHIP Media Group, Pius Ughakpoteni, as its new director of corporate affairs. Ughakpoteni’s appointment followed the retirement of the immediate past director of corporate affairs, Dr. Ibitoye Abosade, who retired along with 12 other directors in the commission, in …

Read More »

APC Ratifies Expulsion Of Ex-NDDC Director, Ojuogboh

The national leadership of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) has upheld the expulsion of the former Director of Projects on the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Cairo Ojuogboh. The decision to ratify Ojuogboh’s expulsion as recommended by the Delta State chapter of …

Read More »

Senate Passes N876bn For NDDC 2023 Budget

The Senate on Tuesday passed the 2023 budget of N876 billion for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) out of which N451 million was approved as provisions for aides of 12 Board members of the commission. Aside the N451million provision for aides to 12 Board members of the commission, the …

Read More »