More needs to be done to justify the sacrifices of martyrs, others, says Ifowodo
Glad, but with a tinge of sadness - that it should have taken all of two decades and a half for that to happen. And the irony of it all: that the recognition should come from the very man many swore is an irredeemable dictator...
Udenta: I am back from literary hibernation - Part 2
Concluding part of interview with Comrade Udenta O Udenta, who released 21 books after so many years of literary hibernation. The first volume of Crisis of Theory in Contemporary Nigerian Literature and the Possibilities of New Materialist Direction is one of the most thought-provoking and latest works among the 21 books. To what extent is…
NDDC partners European Union to resuscitate water schemes in Niger Delta
Recently, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and European Union (EU) had a retreat on the serene grounds of Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort to discuss ways of resuscitating NDDC’s numerous but moribund water schemes in the Niger Delta.
Foundation bags award at intellectual property symposium in Benin City
The Ace Jural Court, Faculty of Law, University of Benin, Benin City, was last week upbeat with sounds of Naija music belted out from deafening speakers that were strategically positioned at the faculty hall.
Foundation to celebrate intellectual labour of Nigerian women in arts, culture, innovation
Tomorrow (April 26, 2018), Friends of the Creator Foundation (FCF) will mark this year’s World Intellectual Property Day by honouring eight Nigerian women who have distinguished themselves as creators and innovators in their respective artistic and inventive labours, including a young woman....
NDDC Commissioner assures Isoko nation of infrastructure development
The commissioner representing Delta State on the board of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) in the Niger Delta...
NDDC commissions N5.2billion roads in Delta State
The NDDC Managing Director, Nsima Ekere, a commissioner in the commission, Dr. Ogaga Ifowodo and other directors, led the visit to the project sites, which was done by boats.
NDDC moves to revoke contracts as oil-producing community demands compensation
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is set to revoke many contracts for projects in different parts of the oil-rich region to enable it to focus on strategic ones that would open up the areas.