Buhari Orders Payment Of The Stranded NDDC Scholarship Students

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the payment of fees and stipends of stranded scholarship students of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) studying abroad. By Mike Odiegwu, Port-Harcourt A statement signed by the NDDC Director, Corporate Affairs, Charles Odili, said Buhari conveyed the directive to the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, following the protest of the students. Related News: Odili said the … Continue reading Buhari Orders Payment Of The Stranded NDDC Scholarship Students

Op-Ed | Akpabio’s List and Credibility Games

Credibility is a bullish virtue. It holds sway in of forthrightness that brooks no compromise by way of imputations of ulterior motivation. Where such imputations are made and they find legitimate grounds to stick, no matter how tenuous, credibility gets mortally dented and pitched in existential battle for resonation with its audience. Ultimately, it may never win. By Kayode Robert Idowu The National Assembly (NASS) … Continue reading Op-Ed | Akpabio’s List and Credibility Games

Akpabio Still In A Quandary

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, is not enjoying the best of times. Having unceremoniously removed acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joi Nunieh, his woes commenced. The victim lashed out, levelling allegations of corruption against him, which he deflected by attacking her virtue. She countered by alleging he was a lecher, who had made inappropriate advances towards her, which … Continue reading Akpabio Still In A Quandary

Wike Rascally Storms Joy Nunieh’s House, Takes The Ex-NDDC MD Away

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, who rushed into the residence of a former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh, following alleged police harassment, has taken her to the Government House. By Mike Odiegwu, Port Harcourt Wike was said to have arrived the house, which was surrounded by over 15 armed policemen, in the morning. He reportedly bulldozed his way into the … Continue reading Wike Rascally Storms Joy Nunieh’s House, Takes The Ex-NDDC MD Away

NDDC: Apkabio Should Step Down For Investigation – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Minister of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Senator Godswill Akpabio to step down and allow investigation into alleged fraudulent practices at the Commission. By Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja In a statement on Monday by the spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party premised its call on the revelation by the sacked interim Managing Director of … Continue reading NDDC: Apkabio Should Step Down For Investigation – PDP