Group frowns at NDDC board nominees, calls for thorough investigation

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NDDC Board…Demands strict appliance of NDDC Act

The Ilaje Advocate for Positive Change (IAPC) from the oil-producing areas of Ondo state unite to inform the Senate committees on the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and Ethics & Privilege through their chairmen Senator Peter Nwaoboshi and Senator Ayo Akinyelure about the activities of godfathers in the constitution of NDDC board.

This is one of the major reasons why despite the huge amount of money that the federal government has given to NDDC, there are barely any considerable achievements on the ground to show for nearly two decades. These godfathers are at work again.

We completely disagree with the caliber of nominees in this board who, from investigation, appear to be “aides” to those who managed the activities of the NDDC before and colluded to turn the commission into their goldmine. One or two are presently holding positions or head of similar intervention agencies at state level and have performed woefully since…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper