Entries by Arukaino Umukoro

How FG’s New Vision has changed Niger Delta – Iyamu

The proactive approach of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has positively changed the narrative in Niger Delta region, the Senior Special Assistant to Vice President on Niger Delta, Edobor Iyamu, has said. Speaking recently with The Leadership, Iyamu explained that the Niger Delta New Vision, which is a Federal Government partnership with state governments, […]

Why we support Buhari govt – Niger Delta ex-agitators

*NDDC to improve procurement process, fund management A group of ex-Niger Delta agitators has pledged to support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement recently by the Niger Delta Creek Force, the group congratulated the President on his successful inauguration on May 29, 2019, describing Buhari as a visionary leader with a burning […]

Niger Delta: FG will continue to support economic development initiatives – VP Osinbajo

Full text of Speech by the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at the launch of Africa Atlantic Gulf Of Guinea Fisheries Limited, an Initiative by the Presidential Amnesty Programme and private sector partners to train 2,500 Nigerians, which held at the State Banquet Hall, Abuja, on Friday, 24th May, 2019   *VP’s Speech delivered by […]

Niger Delta New Vision birthed take-off of Maritime University, development projects in region – Osinbajo

Speech by His Excellency, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, at the 1st Matriculation Ceremony of The Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State, on Saturday, 6th April, 2019 (Delivered by Mr. Edobor Iyamu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Economic Matters/Niger Delta, Office of the Vice President) Protocol […]

#NDNewVision PHOTOS: 1st Matriculation Ceremony, Maritime University

Photos from the 1st Matriculation Ceremony of the Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State, which held today, Saturday, April 6, 2019, at the University’s take-off campus. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, was represented at the event by Mr. Edobor Iyamu, Senior Special Assistant to the President, Economic matters/Niger Delta, Office of the Vice President. The […]

Buhari administration remains committed to Niger Delta’s development – VP Osinbajo

*Says Maritime University poised to become Centre of Excellence, as Institution celebrates 1st Matriculation ceremony   The Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State, is proof of the unwavering commitment of the Buhari Administration to the development and progress of the Niger Delta. This was stated by Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, during the University’s maiden […]

Our Next Target is Job Creation for Niger Deltans – Dokubo

The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Prof. Charles Dokubo, has said that creation of job opportunities for Niger Deltans that have been trained under the Presidential Amnesty Programme, will be vigorously pursued this year. According to a Vanguard report, Dokubo who is also Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), stated this […]

NDDC, EU to strengthen partnership on Sustainable Water Projects

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, says it will strengthen its collaboration with the European Union, EU, through the Niger Delta Support Programme, NDSP, to resuscitate abandoned water infrastructure across the nine Niger Delta states. According to a statement by the Commission, the NDDC Acting Managing Director, Prof. Nelson Brambaifa, stated this when a delegation […]