Akpabio denies accusing Senators, Reps of being contractors to NDDC

The  Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio on Tuesday denied  accusing the Senators and members of the House of Representatives of being contractors to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). READ ALSO: Akpabio Finally Names Lawmakers on NDDC Contracts’ List He stated this while responding to questions after an unscheduled visit to the acting Clerk of…

Akpabio denies accusing Nat’l Assembly members of NDDC contracts fraud

Godswill Akpabio By Tordue Salem The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, Tuesday, denied that he accused members of the National Assembly of fraud concerning contracts from the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. The minister had, during an investigative hearing at the House of Representatives, claimed that 60 percent of NDDC contracts went to…

I didn’t accuse NASS of NDDC contracts fraud-Akpabio

Godswill Akpabio By Tordue Salem, Abuja The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio denied that he ever accused members of the National Assembly of collecting contracts from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The Minister, during an investigative hearing at the House of Representatives, had claimed that 60% of NDDC contracts went to Federal…

Forensic Audit: NDDC will emerge stronger ― Akpabio

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio By Chris Ochayi – Abuja The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has said the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, would emerge stronger and well-focused to deliver its mandate at the end of the ongoing forensic audit. Senator Akpabio, who stated this while inaugurating the…

Rainfall: Akpabio takes steps to tame flooding in N-Delta

File photo: Flooded area By Chris Ochayi The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has taken proactive measures aimed at curtailing the devastating impacts of flooding in the region occasioned by yearly torrential rainfall. Sen. Akpabio to this ends has Inaugurated an Inter-Agency Committee on Assessment of Potential impact of flooding and the…

NDDC awards N6bn fingerlings contracts without fish ponds – Akpabio

…Says outcome of forensic audit will shock Nigerians By Chris Ochayi The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, weekend said the previous administration at the Niger Delta Development, NDDC, awarded N6 billion contracts for fingerlings without any designated fish ponds to deliver the services. Senator Akpabio, who made the disclosure in Abuja, while…

Group accuses Akpabio, NDDC of deceiving Buhari over foreign scholarship

A group known as the Act For Positive Transformation Initiative has accused the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio and the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for deceiving president Muhammadu Buhari over payment of foreign scholarships by the Commission. The Head, Directorate of Research, Strategy and Programme of the…

NDDC PROBE: Akpabio, IMC, lawmakers hiding something — N’Delta stakeholders

Godswill Akpabio at a House of Reps public hearing on NDDC •Lawan, Gbajabiamila must not shield lawmakers •What President Buhari should do – Nkanga, Mitee, Ambakaderimo •Our patience running out – Ukene, Mene, Morris, Jackson By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Sam Oyadongha, nJimitota Onoyume, Festus Ahon, Egufe Yafugborhi, Emma Una, Ike Uchechukwu, Chioma Onuegbu,…