Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio reveals names of National Assembly members linked to NDDC contracts

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has linked some members of the National Assembly to some contracts awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission. Punch reports that Akpabio in a list in which he copied the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, enlisted the former Chairman of the House of Representatives… Continue reading Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio reveals names of National Assembly members linked to NDDC contracts

House of Representatives members give Godswill Akpabio 48 hours to release names of lawmakers awarded contract by NDDC

Members of the House of Representatives have given the Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, 48 hours to release the names of the National Assembly members who have been awarded contracts by the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. Akpabio at the investigative hearing of the House on Monday, July 20, claimed that most of the contracts by… Continue reading House of Representatives members give Godswill Akpabio 48 hours to release names of lawmakers awarded contract by NDDC

Most contracts in NDDC are awarded to National Assembly members- Godswill Akpabio

Godswill Akpabio, the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, today July 20, disclosed that most of the contracts in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) are given to members of the National Assembly. He said this when he appeared before the house of representatives committee probing the commission. “We all know that most of the contracts at… Continue reading Most contracts in NDDC are awarded to National Assembly members- Godswill Akpabio

House of Representatives Committee on NDDC summons Godswill Akpabio and NDDC boss Pondei

The House of Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has summoned the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, to appear and make presentations before it on Monday, July 20 by 11am. Akpabio is expected to appear before the house to respond to allegations of corruption leveled against him by the former Managing… Continue reading House of Representatives Committee on NDDC summons Godswill Akpabio and NDDC boss Pondei

I’m contented with my wife –Akpabio denies sexually harassing former NDDC Acting MD, Joy Nunieh

Godswill Akpabio, minister of Niger Delta affairs has denied sexually harassing Joy Nunieh, the former acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). In a statement released by his media aide Anietie Ekong on Wednesday July 15, Akpabio denied making sexual advances at the former NDDC Acting MD. The former Governor who wondered why Nunieh… Continue reading I’m contented with my wife –Akpabio denies sexually harassing former NDDC Acting MD, Joy Nunieh

Don’t renege in fight against NDDC buccaneers, agitators tell Akpabio

CAMPAIGNERS in Niger-Delta have urged Minister of Niger -Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio not to back down in his role as a blockade against money-making predators determined to clean out the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. Leader of the activists, who spoke under the auspices of 21st Century Youths of Niger Delta and Agitators with… Continue reading Don’t renege in fight against NDDC buccaneers, agitators tell Akpabio

Godswill Akpabio withdraws from Akwa-Ibom senatorial re-run

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio has withdrawn from the re-run election of Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District.   Akpabio had challenged the victory of Senator Chris Ekpenyong of the Peoples Democratic Party, who was declared winner of the February 23rd election.     The Court of Appeal had ruled that a rerun… Continue reading Godswill Akpabio withdraws from Akwa-Ibom senatorial re-run