Niger Delta Development Commission
Group berates EFCC over delay in re-arraigning Uzor Kalu
Process Ongoing, Says Anti-graft Body A group, under the auspices of Concerned Nigerians has berated the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over failure to re-arraign the current Senate Chief whip and former Governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu for alleged diversion of N7.1b as a governor. Kalu was sentenced to 12-year jail term…
NYCN flays delay in payment of NDDC scholars
The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has condemned the delay in the payment of fees of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) scholars in the United Kingdom (UK). NYCN President, Solomon Adodo, assured that it would leave no stone unturned in ensuring immediate payment of fees of the affected students. The Guardian recalled that about…
The increasing menace of corruption
Unarguably, corruption has been the leading factor contributing to the underdevelopment of the country. No institution is safe from corruption’s trap. Over the years, corruption has been ravaging
NDDC fraud: Don’t pull wool over our eyes
The ongoing rumble in the jungle at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) obviously exposes the rot and the level of grip the criminals have on us in our society.
Group demands freezing of NDDC accounts
• Alleges fresh N20b fraud • Accuses govt of promoting, rewarding corruption A group, Act For Positive Transformation Initiative, has raised the alarm of persistent looting of the public funds at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), urging immediate freezing of the agency’s account. While the lawmakers are unraveling how N81.5 billion was spent by…
Evo Synod condemns corruption In NDDC, rape and killings in Southern Kaduna
The just-concluded 2020 Synod of the Diocese of Evo (Anglican Communion), Rivers State, presided over by the Bishop, the Rt. Rev. Innocent U. Ordu, has condemned corruption in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), the mindless killings in Southern Kaduna, and the terrible cases of rape in the country. The Synod, themed: “Stronger and Better…
FG okays N722m for NDDC audit as Buhari inaugurates 12 perm secs
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has sanctioned the hiring of eight field experts to undertake the forensic audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
Don’t scrap NDDC, let professionals run it, say stakeholders
Stakeholders across political divides and the academia in Akwa Ibom State have spoken in unison against calls in some quarters that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) be scrapped following...
NDDC probe will yield no fruitful results, says UPU
President-Generral Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Dr. Moses Taiga, has said nothing concrete would come out of the ongoing probe of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) by the senate