Entries by Arukaino Umukoro

President Buhari’s victory is for all Nigerians – NDDC Boss

*Says peace in Niger Delta outcome of VP Osinbajo’s intervention in region The victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the recent presidential elections is a testimony to the overwhelming confidence of Nigerians in his capacity and commitment to rebuilding Nigeria and taking the country to the Next Level. The Acting Managing Director of the Niger […]

“Ogoni Clean-Up: The Buhari Administration is keeping its promise to Niger Delta”

By Arikpo Dum After decades of struggles, Government’s attention was drawn to the plight of the people of Ogoni.  The United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) was invited to undertake an assessment of oil pollution in Ogoniland with a view to finding a solution that will bring an end to the sufferings of Ogoni people. In […]

We’ll develop new empowerment schemes for Niger Delta youths – NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, is designing new capacity building programmes that will help youths and women of the Niger Delta region become gainfully employed. Speaking during a leadership dialogue and town hall meeting for women and youths in the region in Port Harcourt, the Acting Managing Director of the NDDC, Professor Nelson Brambaifa, said this was […]

NPE, BPE hand over Warri Terminal to operator

The concessionaire of the Warri Port Terminal “B”, Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited, has taken possession of the terminal after the formal handing over by both the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE). The handover was done recently by the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Haijia Hadiza […]

Peace in Niger Delta, increase in oil production, achievements under Buhari – Kachikwu

The prevailing peace in the Niger Delta, which has led to the increase in oil production and revenue to the country, is one of the many achievements of the Buhari-led administration. This was stated recently by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, who added that President Muhammadu Buhari’s integrity and sterling performance […]

Op-Ed: Maritime University, Ogoni Clean-up, Modular refineries… Buhari administration’s achievements in Niger Delta

The development in the Niger Delta under the Buhari administration through its New Vision is restoring peace and curbing the decadence that initially enveloped the region, writes Mary Oyibocha-Agbajoh in the Vanguard   Leadership is the art of motivating a group of people to act towards achieving a common goal. However, it requires a lot of […]

We will drive a new vision for Niger Delta – NDDC Boss

*Rivers Monarchs laud FG, NDDC on development The Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Prof. Nelson Brambaifa, says the new dawn at the Commission is an opportunity to do things differently for the development of the Niger Delta region. Prof. Brambaifa spoke during a reception in honour of the NDDC Acting […]