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Umana Umana

15 Dec
• Announces new funding plan Federal Government has blamed poor funding for the slow pace of rehabilitation and expansion of the East-West Road since the contract was awarded in 2006. Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Umana Umana, disclosed this at the 12th edition of Ministerial Scorecard presentation by President Muhammadu Buhari Administration (2015-2023), yesterday, in…
31 Oct
The Centre for Integrity and Good Governance (CIGC) has advised critics of the Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Umana Umana, and the newly appointed Acting Managing Director (AMD) of the Niger Delta Development Commission...
28 Oct
South-South Emerging Leaders Forum (SELF) has faulted the Minister of Niger Delta, Mr. Umana Umana, over the appointment of Mr. Emmanuel Audu-Ohwavborua as the sole administrator of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
23 Aug 2022
An Abuja-based lawyer, Oladimeji Felix Ekengba, has dragged President Muhammadu Buhari, Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs before a Federal High Court in Abuja,..


8 mins ago
The Nasarawa State Police Command has banned all forms of protest in the state. Police spokesperson in Nasarawa State, DSP Ramhan Nansel in a statement said the decision was taken to prevent the breakdown of law and order. After the gubernatorial election in the state where the incumbent governor, Abdullahi Sule, emerged as the winner,…
16 mins ago
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has suspended manual confirmation of the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) from 1999 to date. WAEC spokesperson Moyosola Adesina, in a statement, urged stakeholders and the general public to utilise the digital certificate platform to ease the bottlenecks associated with the manual access and confirmation system. Adesina…
17 mins ago
Taiwan ex-president Ma Ying-jeou travelled to China on Monday, embarking on the first cross-strait visit by a current or former leader of the island in more than seven decades, a trip Taipei's ruling party called "regrettable".
23 mins ago
A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Abuja has blocked the Oyo State government account in four banks over ₦3,374,889,425.60, debt Justice A. O. Ebong, while ruling on a motion ex-parte for a garnishee order, issued an order attaching funds to the credit of the state government account in First Bank, United…
29 mins ago
Ahead of the re-run governorship election in Adamawa State, the Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to review election results announced in 16 local government areas of the state.