President Muhammadu Buhari has
appointed a new management board for the Niger Delta
Development Commission. The fresh appointments are
subject to confirmation,
by the Senate, said Mr. Olusegun A. Adekunle, Permanent Secretary,
GSO at the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation. The new board members are:
Chairman Dr. Pius Odubu, Edo
Managing Director Bernard O.
Executive Director Projects Engr.
Otobong Ndem, Akwa Ibom
Executive Director Finance & Admin. Maxwell
Rep Prophet Jones Erue, Delta
Edo Rep Chief Victor Ekhatar, Edo
Rivers Rep Dr. Joy Yimebe Nunieh, Rivers
8 Abia Rep Nwogu Nwogu, Abia
Rep Theodore A. Allison, Bayelsa
Ibom Rep Victor Antai, Akwa
River Rep Maurice Effiwatt, Cross
Rep Olugbenga Elema, Ondo
Rep Hon. Uchegbu Chidiebere
Rep Aisha Murtala Muhammed, Kano
Rep Ardo Zubairu Adamawa,
Rep Engr. Badmus Mutalib, Lagos
The interim management headed by Prof. Nelson
Brambaifa has been directed to hand-over to the most senior Director in the
Commission pending the assumption of office of the new management.
The new appointees have been
directed to report at the
Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation on Monday, 2nd
September, 2019 at 2.00 p.m for proper documentation and briefing. They are
also expected to bring
with them their updated CVs
and valid identification.