Say hello to Idama, a Niger Delta town without darkness – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The joy of journalism is that you can afford to do the impossible. Given the fact that we do have many powerful sources as journalists, we can get into circles where mere mortals can only dream of. During the heyday…

IYC faults FG’s inauguration of NDDC Advisory and Monitoring Committees

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide has said that inaugurating Advisory and Monitoring Committees for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) without a substantive board in place is akin to building a house without foundation. According to a statement by…

Group urges Buhari to halt the charade at NDDC

The Niger Delta Progressive Front has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to put to a stop what it describes as the charade Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) In a statement signed by the group’s National Coordinator, Comrade Johnson Ebelo, it…

NDDC interim committee is illegal, actions open to litigation – Falana

Senior lawyer and human rights activist Femi Falana, SAN has spoken on the dangers of the Buhari administration flouting the law setting up the agencies of the federal government. Speaking at a lecture to mark the Third Anniversary of the…

Why Buhari must stop Akpabio’s circus at the NDDC – Abiye Tolofari

The sack of Ms Joi Nunieh on Wednesday, February 19, 2019, barely four months after she was appointed Acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is yet another chapter in the quagmire that the agency has been plunged…

NDDC Board: Governor Obaseki lied, says Niger Delta Stakeholders

The Niger Delta Stakeholders has accused Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki of lying in his unfounded statement, as reported in the media that the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole “got top officials at the Presidency to…

NDDC Board to remain until completion of forensic audit, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has given his approval for the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to be recomposed and inaugurated after the ongoing forensic audit of the organisation. According to a statement by Special Adviser to the President…

Niger Delta group laments Akpabio’s “100 days of confusion” as minister

The Niger Delta People’s Liberation Movement has said the Niger Delta region has seen so much of confusion since the assumption in office of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio. Reacting to a call by six civil…

Niger Delta Stakeholders say Akpabio lied over NDDC leadership

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio has been accused of “telling serial lies in his grand design to appropriate and control the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).” This is the position of the Niger Delta Stakeholders, led by…

NDDC: Interim Management Committee unknown to law – David Ekuetafia Esq

In recent weeks, there has been a rash of misconception being peddled in both the print and electronic media about what next steps Mr President needs to take on matters relating to the Governing Board of Niger Delta Development Commission.…

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