Blame your leaders for the menace
One will be amazed at the level of development that has greeted the Niger Delta in spite of enormous national resources that had been injected into the section year in year out.
‘Buhari should disband IMC of NDDC and inaugurate board now’
The Presidency caused it and we had warned them. I warned them even through your newspaper and several other media outlets that if politicians would be in charge of the forensic audit of the commission, it would backfire.
Senate wants NDDC IMC to refund N4.923bn alleged illegal payments to staff, contractors
The Senate on Thursday called on the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC) to refund the N4.923 billion payments, made to staff and contractors in breach of the procurement process.
National Assembly in credibility crisis as officials routinely stage walk-outs
Credibility crisis continues to dog the heels of Nigeria’s National Assembly as government officials repeatedly stage walk-outs on its various committees probing activities of government as part of its oversight functions.
Officers who attempted to arrest Nunieh on legitimate duty, say Rivers Police
The Rivers State Police Command, yesterday, said policemen who went to arrest a former acting managing director of the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Joy Nunieh, were on legitimate duty.
NDDC N40billion Probe : Lawan talks tough says no amount of blackmail will distract senate
The Senate has hit back at its traducers linking it to an alleged financial impropriety in Niger Delta Development Commission ( NDDC ) triggered by its move probe N40billion expended by Interim Management Committee ( IMC) of the Commission within the first three months of the year.
Senate insists on probe of NDDC’s financial deals
The confrontation between the National Assembly and the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) became messier yesterday as the senate challenged the agency to publish records of alleged multiple contracts awarded to senators.
NDDC: Nobody Is Against Forensic Audit, says Group
Contrary to the unsubstantiated claims by the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) that vested interests are against the Forensic Audit ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari in October last year, the Niger Delta Renaissance Coalition (NDRC) has restated that all well-meaning Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and persons across the Niger Delta region and beyond support the long-desired forensic audit.
NDDC: Auditor General raised queries on payments made to Rodnab and the contract itself
We have read the dubious statements published in The Vanguard newspaper of Friday, May 22, 2020, and credited to Rodnab Construction Limited wherein it claimed that the queries from the Office of the Auditor General of the Federation in respect of the contract awarded to it for the completion of the head office building of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) was non-existent. It is clear that what Rodnab and its patrons are trying to do is to win public sympathy and change the narrative against the backdrop of the probe by the National Assembly of the fraudulent deals perpetrated by the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the NDDC under the supervision of Chief Godswill Akpabio, Minister for Niger Delta Affairs.