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JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Rivers State, President Buhari Makes New Appointment

Another Protest Begins In Rivers State Photo Credit: Naija News The headquarters of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) locate in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has been shut down by protesting youths. The youths in their hundreds under the aegis of the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) stormed the NDDC office on Thursday and shut down the building.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Rivers State, President Buhari Makes New Appointment

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

"Late Usifo Ataga never confronted me about having an Affair with his Wife" - Timi Alaigbe

Timi Alaibe, former MD of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has denied having an affair with Brenda Usifo, the wife of late Michael Usifo Ataga, founder and CEO of Super TV. (Brenda Usifo, Source: The Punch) The former NDDC boss was accused of having an affair with Brenda Usofi, he was also accused of having a child with Brenda.

  4 months ago ago

POLITICS

I Won't Call You A Performing Governor Because You Are Not In APC - Akpabio Tells Wike

Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has stated that he will not call Governor Nyesom Wike a performing governor because he is not yet a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The former Akwa Ibom Governor made this statement at the official inauguration of the Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria Police Protection Unit comprising 68 flats and other facilities built in Port Harcourt, Rivers State by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

  2 months ago ago
I Won't Call You A Performing Governor Because You Are Not In APC - Akpabio Tells Wike

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Police Arrest 10 IPOB Members, Youths Shut Down NDDC Office In Delta

Police Arrest 10 IPOB Members In Bayelsa During a secret meeting of members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in a private school in the Okutukutu district of Yenagoa, the state capital, Bayelsa State Police Command's Operation Puff Adder arrested ten people. According to Leadership News, the arrest was made on Tuesday afternoon after a tip and extensive monitoring of a nearby private school known as Divine Brain Primary School.They were arrested and sent to the State Police Command to be profiled.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Police Arrest 10 IPOB Members, Youths Shut Down NDDC Office In Delta

POLITICS

Ondo 2024: Meet the Top 2 Aspirants likely to Become the Next Governor of Ondo State

Ahead of the 2023 Ondo State Gubernatorial Election, Politicians interested in taking over the mantle of leadership from Governor Rotimi Akeredolu have started underground politicking in preparation for the forthcoming poll which is about Three years from now.Notable among those jostling to Succeed Governor Rotimi Akeredolu include 1.

  6 months ago ago
Ondo 2024: Meet the Top 2 Aspirants likely to Become the Next Governor of Ondo State

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Rivers, Police Capture IPOB & ESN Sponsors

Another Protest Begins In Rivers State Photo Credit: Naija News The headquarters of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) locate in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has been shut down by protesting youths. The youths in their hundreds under the aegis of the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) stormed the NDDC office on Thursday and shut down the building.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Rivers, Police Capture IPOB & ESN Sponsors

MILITARY

Opinion: Why the recent threats by the Niger Delta militants was unnecessary and unpatriotic

(Image source: mixed by NollymoviesPlanetTv) The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) militant group in their latest statement threatened to resume attacks on all the major oil installations in the region. The group code named their new mission "Operation Humble" which is aimed at crippling the nation's economy.

  5 months ago ago
Opinion: Why the recent threats by the Niger Delta militants was unnecessary and unpatriotic

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Check Out These Beautiful Pictures Of NDDC Headquarters In Rivers State (Photos)

The Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC is located in Port Harcourt the capital of Rivers state.The commission was established to carter for the development of the Niger Delta region. The headquarters of the commission is located on Eastern Bypass, Marine Base, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

  6 months ago ago
Check Out These Beautiful Pictures Of NDDC Headquarters In Rivers State (Photos)

POLITICS

Opinion: Why The Demands To Sack Amaechi By The PDP Is Just A Mere Political Propaganda

The People Democratic Party PDP, is demanding from the Federal Government to sack the Minister for Transport, Rotimi Amaechi from office.Recalled that Amaechi's wife, Judith's Amaechi was accused of the misappropriation of Public funds that belong to the Ministry of Niger Delta.The Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC, is a sector being created under the Ministry of Niger Delta to monitor the affairs of the People of Niger Delta.

  6 months ago ago
Opinion: Why The Demands To Sack Amaechi By The PDP Is Just A Mere Political Propaganda

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

"I have no affair with late Usifo Ataga's wife, she doesn't have a child for me" - NDDC former MD

A former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Timi Alaibe, yesterday, debunked the rumor that he was having an affair with the wife of late Michael Usifo Ataga, founder and CEO of Super TV. (late Usifo Ataga, Credit: The News Guru)

  4 months ago ago

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.

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

ENVIRONMENT

President Buhari Pledges Action On Environmental Degradation

NIGERIA’S UNITY: PRESIDENT BUHARI COMMENDS IJAW LEADERS, PLEDGES ACTION ON ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday commended the leadership of the Ijaw National Congress (INC) on their recent affirmation of belief in a United Nigeria and supporting the fight against insecurity by developing internal control mechanisms.

  5 months ago ago
President Buhari Pledges Action On Environmental Degradation

POLITICS

I Will Not Join Others To Lobby Wike To The APC - Senator Akpabio Says

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has stated that he will not join others to lobby Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Akpabio said this to throw a jab at Wike when he spoke at the official inauguration of the Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria Police Protection Unit comprising 68 flats and other facilities built in Port Harcourt, Rivers State by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

  2 months ago ago
I Will Not Join Others To Lobby Wike To The APC - Senator Akpabio Says

POLITICS

Senator Akpabio And His Wife Sues Investigative Journalist, For False And Defamatory Statements.

The minister of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)and former Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio and his wife Ekaette Akpabio has sued investigative Journalist, writer and columnist, David Hundeyin, for false and defamatory statement, which fingers them as members of an "alleged" syndicate responsible for the murder of late Iniobong Umoren.

  6 months ago ago
Senator Akpabio And His Wife Sues Investigative Journalist, For False And Defamatory Statements.

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.

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

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The NDDC Has Failed In The Past 19years

The Niger Delta Development Commission was established to offer a lasting solution to the socio-economic difficulties of the Niger Delta Region and to facilitate the rapid and sustainable development of the Niger Delta into a region that is economically prosperous, socially stable, ecologically regenerative and politically peaceful. The commission also seeks ITF's support to train Niger Delta youths.

  2 months ago ago
The NDDC Has Failed In The Past 19years

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.

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

JUSTICE

Akpabio begs youths to vacate road for contractors

Godswill Akpabio appealed to protesting Niger Delta youths to vacate section 3 of the East-West road in Rivers state to enable contractors to start work. The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs made the appeal Thursday in Abuja while briefing the press after a meeting with contractors handling different sections of the road.

  4 months ago ago
Akpabio begs youths to vacate road for contractors

JUSTICE

The NDDC office in Akwa Ibom shut down by Ijaw youths.

The state office of the Niger Delta Development Commission has been shut down by Niger Delta youths under the auspices of the Ijaw Youths Council International, Akwa Ibom State Chapter, in protest over the commission's board's non-reconstitution after six months. The teenagers bemoaned the fact that the commission's present Interim board had been in place for far too long, and demanded that a substantive board of the NDDC be established quickly to steer the commission's business.The state office of the Niger Delta Development Commission has been shut down by Niger Delta youths under the auspices of the Ijaw Youths Council International, Akwa Ibom State Chapter, in protest over the commission's board's non-reconstitution after six months.

  6 months ago ago
The NDDC office in Akwa Ibom shut down by Ijaw youths.

JUSTICE

Northern Forces Are Those Attempting To Derail The Niger Delta Amnesty Programme - Group Alleges

An advocacy group, Niger Delta Liberation Movement (NDLM), has accused some northern forces for attempting to derail the Amnesty Programme for some selfish reasons.The Group said "The ongoing forensic audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is a futile attempt that will lead nowhere, given that it has gone beyond the three-month deadline.

  6 months ago ago
Northern Forces Are Those Attempting To Derail The Niger Delta Amnesty Programme - Group Alleges