Akpabio: We’ll Ensure N’Delta Devt


Ahmed urges staff to redouble efforts

Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja

The newly appointed Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio and the Minister of State in the ministry, Mr. Festus Keyamo resumed work at the ministry soon after their swearing-in yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari, promising to take the development of the region to an enviable height.

The assurance came just as the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed urged the staff of the ministry to redouble their efforts in order to help attain the ministry’s objectives.

Akpabio, Keyamo and Ahmed spoke at their respective ministries as they resumed duties after they were sworn in by President Buhari.

At the reception organised by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Mrs. Didi Walson-Jack, and management staff, in Abuja, Akpabio and Keysmo expressed their readiness to urgently address the developmental needs…

Source: Thisday Newspaper