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NDDC Boss Makes 3 Big Revelations, Says Senators Got N20M, REPS N15M Each for COVID-19

The probe into the expenses of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) continues to generate more information about the state of affairs in the commission as Cairo Ojougboh makes 3 Fresh Revelations. For those who may not know him, Cairo Ojougboh currently sits as the executive director of projects at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Cairo Ojougboh (Image credit: Google) In an interview with Vanguard, the NDDC boss made the following revelations: REVELATION ONE Mr. Ojougboh while speaking

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NDDC Boss Makes 3 Big Revelations, Says Senators Got N20M, REPS N15M Each for COVID-19

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Latest News This morning - 2nd September

Oshiomhole escapes death as trailer crashes into convoy, 2 cops killed Oshiomhole and photos frrom the scene of accident Former chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole missed death by the whiskers on Tuesday, when a trailer crashed into the party’s campaign convoy at Benin Bye-Pass. While Oshionmhole was lucky, two policemen in the convoy died in the accident at Oluku Junction. It was not clear whether the APC candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu was also embedded in the convoy. The

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Latest News This morning - 2nd September

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Breaking News Around Nigeria For This Afternoon, Friday November 6, 2020

NDDC: Buhari rebuked as Niger Delta Commission refuses to pay scholarship funds. A group, the Act for Positive Transformation Initiative has accused the Niger Delta Development Commission, of refusing to pay scholarship funds of foreign students. Kolawole Johnson, the group’s Head, Directorate of Research, Strategy and Programme alleged that the Commission was yet to do the needful. The group was reacting to claims by NDDC that its Acting Director of Projects, Dr Cairo Ojougboh had visited London in September

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Breaking News Around Nigeria For This Afternoon, Friday November 6, 2020

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Pondei, Nunieh to face Reps again over missing NDDC funds

The House of Reps has earlier summoned all serving and former heads of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) over billions of Naira which are unaccounted for. The summon was issued by the House Committee on Public Accounts based on queries that were issued by the Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation (AGF) on the accounts of NDDC. This is said to be different from the probe that was carried out by the House Committee on the NDDC over alleged mismanagement and illegal spending of funds which

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Pondei, Nunieh to face Reps again over missing NDDC funds

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BREAKING: Major News In Nigeria This Morning, 25th July, 2020

Ojougboh alleges corruption in House committee on NDDC. The Executive Director of Projects, Interim Management Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission, Dr Cairo Ojougboh, has alleged that the activities of the National Assembly must be critically examined for Nigeria to move forward. Ojougboh stated this on Friday at the palace of the Asagba of Asaba in Delta State, alleging that there was criminality in the House Committee on NDDC. Addressing the Asagba of Asaba, Obi Chike Edozien, he said, “I am

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BREAKING: Major News In Nigeria This Morning, 25th July, 2020

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Opinion: Why President Buhari Should Appoint Cairo Ojougboh Next NDDC Managing Director

By Ikeddy ISIGUZO FEW give Dr. Cairo Ojougboh credit for his sojourns through the mined terrain of Nigerian politics. The former Member of the House of Representatives and former Deputy National Chairman, South South, of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has survived many battles. He considers himself qualified to prescribe remedies to our woes. Many still think that height was wasted on him at over six feet. They know nothing about his exploits in university basketball. He was a member of the remarkable 1986 University

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Opinion: Why President Buhari Should Appoint Cairo Ojougboh Next NDDC Managing Director

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Release names of beneficiaries of the N20m or keep quiet- Senate to Ojougboh

The Senate has urged the Executive Director of Projects, the Interim Management Committee of the IMC, the Commission for the Development of the Niger Delta, the NDDC, Dr. Cairo Ojougboh to urgently release the list of senators who have each received 20 million as a palliative for the Coronavirus, (COVID-19) Pandemic.   The Senate asked Ojuogboh to mention the names or remain silent and stop making wild and baseless allegations against federal lawmakers, as he was asked to immediately remove the statement

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Release names of beneficiaries of the N20m or keep quiet- Senate to Ojougboh

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Federal High Court Suspends Prof. Pondei And Other Board Members Of NDDC - Read Details

NDDC:Federal High Court Suspends Prof Pondei And Other Board Members Of the Commission The Federal High Court has on Wednesday, December, 2nd suspended the Interim Managing Director, Professor Kemebradikumo Pondei, and other key word members from performing the function of the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. Other members of the Commission suspended include Cairo Ojougboh, Jio Nunieh and some other board members. According to the news as published in AIT Livestream news on Wednesday, the

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Federal High Court Suspends Prof. Pondei And Other Board Members Of NDDC - Read Details

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5 months after fainting during an interrogation, check out what federal high court did to Pondei

Remember, 5 months ago, the acting MD of NDDC(Niger Delta Development Commission), Prof Kemebradikumo Pondei, fainted during a public interrogation before a legislative committee probing allegation of contraction fraud amounting to 81 billion Naira under his watch. However, the federal high court seated at Abuja, on Wednesday 2, December 2020 sacked Prof Kemebradikumo Pondei, Mr Cairo Ojougboh, Dr Joi Nunieh and others from working on the Board of the NDDC.  Joi Nunieh. Mr Cairo Ojougboh. The plaintiff in the

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5 months after fainting during an interrogation, check out what federal high court did to Pondei

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Nigeria Will Break If We Release List Of Beneficiaries Of "NDDC" Contracts - Cairo Ojougboh

Niger Delta Development Commission's (NDDC) Director of project, is the latest to have spoken on the ongoing scandal rocking the commission. According to Cairo Ojougboh who spoke on the matter, he said the unity of Nigeria depends on him keeping quiet, over the list of people who collected contracts from the commission. The whole Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) saga started, after the National Assembly launched an investigation into the affairs of the commission. Prior to the investigations, there

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Nigeria Will Break If We Release List Of Beneficiaries Of

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NDDC SAGA: Nigeria WILL BREAK If We Release List Of Those Who Got NDDC Contracts— CAIRO OJOUGBOH

The saga with the probe of the NDDC has continued to linger with many officials of the commission speaking about the issue and more recently is Cairo Ojuogboh. For many who do not know who Cairo Ojougboh is, he is the executive director of projects at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Image credit: Google According to statements credited to him in an interview with the Vanguard, Cairo has said that there would be unrest and chaos if the commission were to release the names of all those who got contracts

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NDDC SAGA: Nigeria WILL BREAK If We Release List Of Those Who Got NDDC Contracts— CAIRO OJOUGBOH

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James Manager debunks allegations: says proof of payment should be provided with company names

James Manager, a Delta South senatorial district Senator, has recently debunked the alleged claim by Dr Cairo Ojougboh, the acting Executive Director, project for NDDC, as contract recipient asking him to show evidence or proof. The Executive Director Ojougboh visited the palace of the Asagba of Asagba, following the visit, Prof. Chile Edozoen preceding launch of N450million subsidized by NDDC, where he affirmed the Lawmaker as one of the beneficiaries of the contract. In response to the allegation, Senator

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James Manager debunks allegations: says proof of payment should be provided with company names

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Top News in Nigeria This Afternoon and Updates on US Presidential Election (6/11/2020)

NDDC: Buhari rebuked as Niger Delta Commission refuses to pay scholarship funds A group, the Act for Positive Transformation Initiative has accused the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, of refusing to pay scholarship funds of foreign students. Kolawole Johnson, the group’s Head, Directorate of Research, Strategy and Programme alleged that the Commission was yet to do the needful. The group was reacting to claims by NDDC that its Acting Director of Projects, Dr Cairo Ojougboh had visited London in September

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Top News in Nigeria This Afternoon and Updates on US Presidential Election (6/11/2020)

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NDDC Stolen Funds: Senate Denies Collecting N20 Million Palliative

On Tuesday, the Nigerian Senate denied collecting 20 Million Covid-19 palliative from the leaders of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Torixus in different report, Published about the drama going on in the probing of NDDC by National Assembly committee handling the probing of NDDC, DG of NDDC, Minister of Niger Delta and Executive Director, Projects of the NDDC, Dr Cairo Ojougboh. In an interview with the Vanguard, Ojougboh, faulted the Lawmakers committee probing the commission, saying that they

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NDDC Stolen Funds: Senate Denies Collecting N20 Million Palliative

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No Member Received N20m as COVID-19 Palliative from NDDC - Senate

No Member Received N20m as COVID-19 Palliative from NDDC - Senate. The Senate today refuted allegetions by Director of Projects, Interim Management Committee of the the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Cairo Ojougboh that each of its member received N20m as palliatives becouse of COVID-19. Spokesperson for the Senate, Dr. Ajibola Basiru, in a statement titled, "NDDC boss says senators got N20m, reps N15m each for COVID–19 – a disclaimer," said no senator received any money under any guise from

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No Member Received N20m as COVID-19 Palliative from NDDC - Senate

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Senators Enraged Over Allegation Of Receiving N20m Covid-19 Palliative From NDDC

Senators are enraged over an allegation they said was recently published in the newspaper, claiming that members of the Senate received 20 million naira from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for Covid-19 palliative. The Senate, through their spokesperson, Dr. Ajibola Basiru, has released a statement on Tuesday in response, described the allegations by the NDDC director of projects, Dr. Cairo Ojougboh, as false and challenged him to release the full list of the lawmakers who benefited from the palliative,

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Senators Enraged Over Allegation Of Receiving N20m Covid-19 Palliative From NDDC

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NDDC: An Open Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari.

SIR: I read with complete dissatisfaction the statement by the Director General of Operations, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Cairo Ojougboh on Monday, July 20 where he said: "There are 185 municipal governments in the Delta region of Niger and we have registration contracts in every city council. Normally, when forensic investigators arrive, people expel them from the situation. After that, Indigenous peoples were elected as the focal points that would remain in the city government. All vacancies

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NDDC: An Open Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari.

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No Senator Collected N20m Palliative From NDDC - Senate

The Nigerian Senate have denied that any of its members got 20 million Naira covid-19 palliative from the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. The Senate made this known on Tuesday, September first, 2020. The Nigerian Senate denied all allegations of receiving 20 million Covid-19 palliative. The Senate issued the above statement as a response to the claim made by the Director of Projects, Interim Management Committee of the NDDC, Dr. Cairo Ojougboh. Dr.Cairo had earlier alleged that the Commission gave

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No Senator Collected N20m Palliative From NDDC - Senate

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We Didn't Receive N20m As COVID-19 Palliative from NDDC - Senate

Source:The Nigerian Senate Plenary PHOTO CREDIT: @NGRSenate. Photo used for illustrative purposes. The Senate spokesman, Ajibola Basiru on Tuesday, came out to say that the ongoing rumour from the general public that each senator received N20m each as palliative for Covid-19 is not true. According to Ajibola Basiru, he said that the Commissioner Director of projects, Mr Cairo Ojougboh, earlier said that Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC gave N20m to each senator in Nigeria and N15m to each member of the

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We Didn't Receive N20m As COVID-19 Palliative from NDDC - Senate

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Just In: Court Sacks Pondei, NDDC Interim Leadership.

The social media media has been on fire as the news of the sack of the NDDC Leadership rocks the media world, today being the 3rd day of December 2020. A Federal High Court in Abuja has finally sacked Prof. Kemebradikumo Pondei with is major men; Mr. Cairo Ojougboh, Dr. Joi Nunieh and a whole lot of others from officially functioning as the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). This judgment was declared by Justice Ahmed Mohammed, in a ruling by an application which was channeled to them by

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Just In: Court Sacks Pondei, NDDC Interim Leadership.