Wednesday, 8th February 2023
Breaking News:

Lauretta Onochie

17 Jan
The legal firework to set aside the appointment of Ms. Lauretta Onochie and Chief Samuel Ogbuku as Chairman and Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has taken a different turn as three new parties filed a joint motion to be part of the suit. The new parties seeking to join are, Parkinson…
10 Jan
An Ndokwa group, Organised Ndokwa Effort, ONE has congratulated the new Chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Lauretta Onochie, on her appointment, while commending President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government. The group, in a letter, advised the NDDC boss to see the appointment as a call to service and urged her to steer the…
6 Jan
Chairman, Governing Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Lauretta Onochie, has expressed displeasure with the zero impact of the Commission on the region, despite huge resources injected into it.
5 Jan
Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Umana Okon Umana, has urged newly inaugurated Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to shun impulsive award of new contracts. This is as the new Chairman of the Commission, Lauretta Onochie, promised that the new board will turn things around by reviewing existing policies and guidelines to enable…
4 Jan
President Muhammadu Buhari will, today, inaugurate the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
26 Dec
The Association of Anioma Professionals (AAP), a socio-economic development platform of professionals, has commended the Senate for confirming the nomination of Lauretta Onochie as chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The Senate has recently confirmed Onochie's nomination as chairman of the Commission alongside those of the managing director, Hon. Samuel Ogbuku from Bayelsa…
4 Dec
Love or hate her persona of courage and candour, there is no denying the fact that in the leadership equation, here in Nigeria and elsewhere in every democratic dispensation, loyalty and commitment to service pay.
24 Nov
President Muhammadu Buhari has asked Senate to approve the appointment of his Special Adviser on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, as the substantive chairman of the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
23 Nov
President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Lauretta Onochie as chairman of the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Buhari, in a letter, to Senate President Ahmad Lawan, also announced the nomination of 15 others as NDDC board members. The president requested the Senate confirm Onochie and other nominees of the NDDC board. 15 other…
28 Jul 2021
The truth of the matter, and I can categorically conjecture why Onochie was rejected, is that she has been one of the most fantatical and consumate supporters; and a vociferous card-bearing member of the APC.
27 Jul 2021
The Senate firmly rejected the nomination of Ms. Lauretta Onochie as INEC Commissioner representing Delta state. This happened just before the anti-democracy and anti-people National Assembly
21 Jul 2021
Beyond all reasonable doubt, Lauretta Onochie, senior special assistant (New Media) to President Muhammadu Buhari since October 2016 should never have been nominated at all as a commissioner in the Independent National Electoral Commission....


42 mins ago
The coach of Christian Atsu's Turkish club Hatayspor said on Wednesday the Ghana midfielder has not been found following the devastating earthquake in Turkey despite contradictory announcements earlier this week.
50 mins ago
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said Wednesday "nothing is off the table" in terms of military aid for Ukraine, as President Volodymyr Zelensky stepped up his demands for help ahead of talks with EU leaders.
55 mins ago
At least two children were killed after a bus crashed into a day care center near Montreal on Wednesday, police said, with the driver arrested for homicide and eyewitnesses suggesting he may have acted deliberately.
2 hours ago
To boost the capacity of relevant stakeholders working to protect migrants in vulnerable situations, the federal ministry of Women’s Affairs and the United Nations, (UN), and the International Organization of Migration, (IOM), have agreed to work together to fashion sustainable solutions to the issue.
2 hours ago
The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to remove the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Lagos, Olusegun Agbaje, for alleged partisanship and compromise.