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Opinion: Akpabio's NDDC Gives Competitive Corruption Very Bad Image

By Ikeddy ISIGUZO THOSE who know the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, will stress that the place was purposely created for corruption. Its operational guidelines are so vague that saints would stretch their imagination not to be stained in its competitive, some say compulsive, corruption. Parts of the NDDC deception are tomes of publications about what NDDC should do. The mandate is observed in breach. Evidences of the despoliation of NDDC resources compete for gold medal against the mismanagement of

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Akpabio's NDDC Gives Competitive Corruption Very Bad Image

POLITICS

Akpabio, A Final Fight

By Ikeddy ISIGUZO OBONG Godswill Obong Akpabio, former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, is exactly where he likes to be - the headlines. A few months ago, some concluded that his political sun had set, following his loss of a senatorial seat, his final political anchor after being Governor for eight years, preceding that with eight years as Commissioner for various things. Akpabio has inexhaustible capacities for flips. He uses them, creating occasions for flips, where none may

  2 years ago ago
Akpabio, A Final Fight