NDDC probe: Uduaghan dismisses reported N429m road contract allegation
Former Delta Governor, Dr Emmanuel, on Monday said the allegation linking him with a Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) road contract in Port Harcourt, Rivers, was false.
NDDC yet to pay contractors that handled road projects I facilitated’-Orji Kalu
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.
Reps spokesman to Akpabio: make public your claims
The spokesman for the House of Representatives, Rep. Benjamin Kalu (APC-Abia) has alleged that the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, has not proved his allegations against members of the parliament.
Akpabio’s letter exposes senators, Reps in NDDC contract scams
The letter from Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Godswill Akpabio which conveyed the list of National Assembly members who allegedly got bloated and unexecuted contracts from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has been released to the public.
Knocks, anger as Akpabio denies claim against Reps
• Lawmakers threaten lawsuit • Minister denies implicating lawmakers • Sack minister, CSOs tell Buhari Volte-face by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on his earlier insinuation that National Assembly lawmakers benefitted from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) contracts, attracted a hail of criticisms yesterday. The attacks, led by a coalition…
Hope deferred for Niger Deltans as NDDC unravels
Stakeholders from all walks of life in the Niger Delta are furious over allegations of extra-budgetary and financial malfeasance to the tune of N81.5 billion currently rocking the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
Ex-agitators back NDDC probe, urge scrutiny of constituency projects
CSOs flay N’Assembly over oversight, urge tight budgeting, prompt prosecution A coalition of Niger Delta ex-agitators has thrown its weight behind the decision of National Assembly to unearth alleged corrupt practices in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The group described the ongoing probe as long overdue, urging the investigating committee to ignore “the drama…
New twists in NDDC probe saga
The probe into alleged financial impropriety in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) advanced yesterday, throwing up new twists.
Reps give Akpabio 48-hours to name lawmakers that got NDDC contracts
Nigeria's House of Representatives has given the minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio 48-hours to name the National Assembly members involved in the contracts awarded by Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The House of Reps committee probing the financial dealings and contracts in the NDDC also asked Akpabio to publish names, contracts, dates and…
Akpabio indicts National Assembly members in NDDC contract scandal
The minister for Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio on Monday said he has not awarded a single contract since he assumed office. Instead, he indicted members of the National Assembly. “I have never approved a single contract not even one kilometre for the NDDC," Akpabio said while responding to questions by the House of Representatives…