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Buhari Approves New NDDC Board

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a 16-
man new board of the Niger Delta Development
Commission, with Dr Pius Odubu from Edo State
as the chairman.
A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary
(General Services Office), the office of the
Secretary to the Government of the Federation,
Olusegun Adekunle, on behalf of the SGF,
however, said that the appointment was subject
to the confirmation of the Senate.
The statement said, “President Muhammadu
Buhari, has, subject to Senate confirmation,
approved the composition of the Board of the
Niger Delta Development Commission. The interim
management headed by Prof Nelson Brambaifa
has been directed to hand-over to the most
senior director in the commission.
“The chairman and members of the newly
composed Governing Board are by this release
invited to the Office of the Secretary to the
Government of the Federation on Monday,
September 2, 2019 for proper documentation and
briefing. They are to come along with their
updated CVs and valid identification.”
Among the board members is Bernard Okumagba
from Delta State, who will serve as Managing
Director, and Otobong Ndem from Akwa Ibom,
who was appointed as the Executive Director,
Projects.
Others are Maxwell Okoh from Bayelsa State,
Jones Erue from Delta State, Victor Ekhatar from
Edo State, Joy Nunieh from Rivers State, Nwogu
Nwogu from Abia State, Theodore Allison from
Bayelsa State, Victor Antai from Akwa Ibom State,
Maurice Effiwatt from Cross River State,
Olugbenga Elema from Ondo State, Uchegbu
Kyrian from Imo State and Aisha Muhammed from
Kano State representing North-West area on the
board.
From Adamawa State, President Buhari appointed
Ardo Zubairu to represent the North-East, while
Badmus Mutalib was appointed from Lagos State
to represent the South-West region on the NDDC
board.

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