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2023: Make First Degree Minimum Qualification For Political Office – NDDC Boss, Akwa

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Ahead of the forthcoming general elections in 2023, the interim administrator of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Effiong Okon Akwa, has urged the electoral reforms committee of the National Assembly to consider first Degree

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NDDC Reviews Scholarship Scheme, Decides To Invest In Nigerian Universities

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is reviewing its scholarship scheme suspended to conduct a forensic audit of its activities. It has consequently decided to invest in Nigerian universities. “The NDDC used to operate a scholarship scheme which was suspended

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NDDC’s Abandon Projects: Our Fortune Has Turns To Misfortune – Niger Deltans

….calls for prosecution of culprits Joel Ajayi The Niger Delta communities have revealed that the fortune of the region has now turned to misfortune as a result of corruption, project abandonment, shoddily executed  projects, by the selfish, corrupts NDDC officials, politician, Contractors

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DSS Quizzes NDDC Chairman Over Palliative Saga

The Department of State Security (DSS) has invited and quizzed Chairman, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) COVID-19 Palliative Distribution Committee, High Chief Sobomabo Jackrich. It was gathered Jackrich’s invitation was following a petition he sent to the National Assembly accusing

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Abandoned N3.5bn NDDC Jobs: Akwa Ibom Communities Petition Reps’ Speaker, ICPC

INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Distraught residents of Uboro Oro, a rural community in Urue Offong Oruko Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state have expressed anger over some unexecuted Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) road projects abandoned by the contractors. The

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Lawmakers Didn’t Receive Palliative From NDDC – Senate spokesman

challenges Ojuogboh to provide evidence demands immediate retraction, apology  Abdul Lateef Taiwo The Senate has challenged the Executive Director (Projects) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Cairo Ojuogboh, to provide evidence to back up his claims that members of

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NDDC Projects: Niger Deltans Urged To Lead Campaign Against Fraudulent Officials

Indigenes of the oil-rich Niger Delta region have been charged to be at the forefront of calling out officials and exposing corrupt acts perpetrated by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The call was made Wednesday by two senior investigative

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NDDC Probe: Report Indicts Akpabio, MD, Others – Sources

…C’ttee recommends arrest, prosecution of all indicted …To lay report soon Abdul Lateef Taiwo Smarting from the battle for integrity between him and the House Ad Hoc Committee investigating the mismanagement of the N81.5bn by the management of the Niger

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Orji Kalu Accuses NDDC Of Owing Contractors

Senate Chief Whip, Dr Orji Kalu, said on Monday that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) had not paid contractors that handled roads he facilitated in Abia. Kalu stated this in a statement issued by Mr Emeka Nwala of Office

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Presidency Refutes Media Report On Sack Of NDDC Management

The Presidency on Friday denied reports that it has dissolved the Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission. There have been recent calls by the National Assembly for the dissolution of the committee and the return of the

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