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Meet Three Buhari's Ministers That Have Performed Well In Their Ministries

since Muhammadu Buhari came into office as the President of Nigeria in 2015, the president he has been blessed with many great ministers who has ensure that the contribute their quota toward the development of the Nigeria through their different ministries. Examples of such leaders are these Three Ministers that are mentioned below.

  8 months ago ago
Meet Three Buhari's Ministers That Have Performed Well In Their Ministries

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NDDC Forensic Audit- A Promise Kept

NDDC FORENSIC AUDIT - A PROMISE KEPT. By Monday Onyekachi Ubani In February, 2020, a firm of Leading Forensic Auditors in the country was nominated and appointed at Federal Executive Council to look into the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from inception to August, 2019.

  9 months ago ago
NDDC Forensic Audit- A Promise Kept

POLITICS

Is This A Sign Of Fresh Crises As Wike Threatens To Block Akpabio From Using Roads He Constructed?

Governor Nyesom Wike has threatened to bar Godswill Akpabio, the minister of Niger Delta Affairs, from using a road Rivers government is constructing. Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette Mr Wike accused the minister of reneging on his pledge to contribute to the road construction. The Rivers governor revealed that there was an agreement between his government, the NDDC, and the Niger Delta Affairs on how to contribute to the construction.

  7 months ago ago
Is This A Sign Of Fresh Crises As Wike Threatens To Block Akpabio From Using Roads He Constructed?

SOCIETY

Forensic Audit: Over 76 Abandoned Projects Completed -Akwa

No fewer than 76 projects awarded to various contractors by the Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC), which were hitherto abandoned, have been completed and handed over the commission. The Interim Administrator of the Commission, Mr. Effiong Akwa, stated this on Tuesday in Abuja, while presenting a lecture on "the Role of NDDC In National Development" during the 4th Democracy Lecture Series at the University of Abuja.

  8 months ago ago
Forensic Audit: Over 76 Abandoned Projects Completed -Akwa

POLITICS

Why Gov Wike Is Wrong For Threatening To Block Akpabio From Using A Road He Is Constructing.

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike reportedly threatened to bar the former governor of Akwa Ibom State and the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, from using a road Rivers State government is constructing. According to the Rivers State Governor, he made it known that there was an agreement between the Rivers State government, the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC and the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, on how to contribute to the construction of the road, but unfortunately, Akpabio and his ministry has not contributed even one Naira.

  7 months ago ago
Why Gov Wike Is Wrong For Threatening To Block Akpabio From Using A Road He Is Constructing.

POLITICS

Today's Headline: OMPALAN Hails Buhari Over New NDDC Board, Zamfara Police Warn Bandits To Surrender

(Photos Credit: Google) OMPALAN hails Buhari over new NDDC Board THE Oil and Solid Minerals Producing Areas Landlords’ Association of Nigeria OMPALAN, weekend, hailed President Muhammadu Buhari, over new Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, without governors’ interference.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headline: OMPALAN Hails Buhari Over New NDDC Board, Zamfara Police Warn Bandits To Surrender

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari receives NDDC forensic audit report, Osinbajo departs Abuja for Tanzania

Buhari receives NDDC forensic audit report Photo Credit: The Nation President Muhamamadu Buhari has received the final report of the forensic audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Godswill Akpabio. The documents conveyed in sacks were received by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, who represented the President.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari receives NDDC forensic audit report, Osinbajo departs Abuja for Tanzania

POLITICS

Buhari to Wage Anti-corruption War Against NDDC Defaulting Contractors, Firms and Politicians

The Niger Delta Development Commission, or NDDC, was formed in 2000 with the goal of bringing measured, purposeful, and rapid development to the Niger Delta communities. For two decades, the commission has failed to live up to the lofty goals for which it was established.

  8 months ago ago
Buhari to Wage Anti-corruption War Against NDDC Defaulting Contractors, Firms and Politicians

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Groups Urges Buhari To Fulfill His Promise; Ikpeazu Rallies Abians To Prayers

(Photos Credit: Google) Group urges Buhari to fulfil his promise, inaugurate NDDC board A civil advocacy movement, Niger Delta Progressive Network (NDPN) has joined the numerous calls by stakeholders on President Muhammadu Buhari to honour his words and inaugurate the Niger Delta Development commission (NDDC) board that was screened and confirmed by the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the 5th of November, 2019.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Groups Urges Buhari To Fulfill His Promise; Ikpeazu Rallies Abians To Prayers

POLITICS

"Don't Allow Any Politician To Threaten Your Future" -Bayelsa State Governor's Aide Tells Nigerians

The media aide to the Governor of Bayelsa State, Bodmas Kemepedei, has told Nigerians that they should not allow any politician to threaten their future. Bodmas On Monday, the Nigerian politician and activist told Nigerians that they should not allow any politician to threaten their future.

  8 months ago ago

POLITICS

Blessing Ossom attacks Jonathan’s ex-aide after he said Akpabio paid her to criticize Governor Udom Emmanuel

Politician and businesswoman, Blessing Ossom has denied being sponsored by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Senator Godswill Akpabio to attack the governor of Akwa Ibom State, Deacon Udom Emmanuel. A former Director of Strategy and Communications under President Goodluck Jonathan, Chief Jackson Ude, brought up the allegations in a controversial tweet on Friday 10 September.

  8 months ago ago
Blessing Ossom attacks Jonathan’s ex-aide after he said Akpabio paid her to criticize Governor Udom Emmanuel

POLITICS

Opinion: Why President Buhari Must Take Action On The Ongoing Corrupt Practices In The NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) saddled with the responsibility to speed up the development of the oil-producing region of the country, has completely derailed from her dreams and philosophy, and is now riddled with allegations of corruption. Before the creation of the NDDC in 2000 by the Chief Olusegun Obasanjo administration, the Oil Mineral Producing Areas Development Commission (OMPADEC) was in charge of issues bordering the oil-producing region.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: Why President Buhari Must Take Action On The Ongoing Corrupt Practices In The NDDC

POLITICS

Photos: Senator Godswill Akpabio Submits NDDC Forensic Audit to the Federal Government

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio on Thursday, submitted the Forensic Audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to the Federal Government. The Forensic Audit was received on behalf of the President by the Attoney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami.

  8 months ago ago
Photos: Senator Godswill Akpabio Submits NDDC Forensic Audit to the Federal Government

POLITICS

Northern group endorses Senator Akpabio for president

A northern youth group, Nigerian Youths Leadership Initiative (NYLI), has thrown its weight behind Senator Godswill Akpabio for the office of President of Nigeria come 2023. The former governor of Akwa Ibom State and current minister of Niger Delta Affairs has not however indicated any interest in taking over from President Muhammadu Buhari, but the group resolved that Senator Akpabio’s pedigree and leadership qualities make him the best bride in the circumstance of 2023.

  8 months ago ago
Northern group endorses Senator Akpabio for president

POLITICS

President Muhammadu Buhari To Inaugurate Police Quarters, As NDDC Improves Welfare Of Police

Punch Newspaper had in the afternoon of Sunday Reported that President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday September 28, 2021, inaugurate the Police Barracks, Special Protection Unit, Base 6 built by the Niger Delta Development Commission at Omagwa, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State. The 66-flat residential quarters and administrative blocks for security personnel in Rivers State, to be commissioned by President Buhari on Tuesday, according to the NDDC Director, Corporate Affairs, Dr Ibitoye Abosede, is to show that NDDC is working.

  7 months ago ago
President Muhammadu Buhari To Inaugurate Police Quarters, As NDDC Improves Welfare Of Police

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Wike To Block Akpabio From Using Roads; Ndigbo Asked To Observe Minute Of Silence

Wike To Block Akpabio From Using Roads. Governor Nyesom Wike has threatened to bar Godswill Akpabio, the minister of Niger Delta Affairs, from using a road Rivers government is constructing. Mr Wike said at the inauguration of the Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria Police Protection Unit, an NDDC 68 flats project in Port Harcourt.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Wike To Block Akpabio From Using Roads; Ndigbo Asked To Observe Minute Of Silence

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NDDC Received 6tn, But Over 13k Projects Are Still Abandoned, We Are Our Own Enemies - Joe Igbokwe.

Spokesperson of All Progressive Congress (APC), Lagos State chapter, Joe Igbokwe, has taken to his official Facebook handle to react to a claim that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), received 6 trillion naira between the year 2001 and 2019, adding that over 13,000 project are still left untouched.

  8 months ago ago
NDDC Received 6tn, But Over 13k Projects Are Still Abandoned, We Are Our Own Enemies - Joe Igbokwe.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NDDC Audit Report Reveals That At Least 13,000 Projects Are Abandoned In The Niger Delta Region

Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, said on Thursday that 13,000 projects in the region had been abandoned while submitting the Forensic Audit Report on the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, submitted the report to Mr. President in Abuja.

  8 months ago ago
NDDC Audit Report Reveals That At Least 13,000 Projects Are Abandoned In The Niger Delta Region

SOCIETY

NDDC condoles ex-MD, Nsima Ekere, on father’s death

A delegation from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Wednesday thronged the Ikot Oboroenyin Edemeya country home of Late Sir Gabriel Sampson Ekere to commiserate with a former Managing Director, Obong Nsima Ekere, and other members of the family on the loss of the elder statesman.

  8 months ago ago
NDDC condoles ex-MD, Nsima Ekere, on father’s death

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: IOCs owe NDDC more than $4bn- Akpabio notes; Achievers varsity shut over students protest

IOCs owe NDDC more than $4bn – Akpabio Photo Credit: The Nation International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in Nigeria owe the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) more than $4 billion, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio disclosed on Thursday.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: IOCs owe NDDC more than $4bn- Akpabio notes; Achievers varsity shut over students protest