Breaking: Buhari Dissolves NDDC Board, Appoints New Managements

President Muhammadu Buhari, has, subject to Senate confirmation, approved the composition of the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) made up of the following persons:

S/N Position Name State
1 Chairman, Dr. Pius Odubu – Edo
2 MD, Bernard O. Okumagba -Delta
3 Executive Director Projects, Engr. Otobong Ndem – Akwa Ibom
4 Executive Director Finance & Admin. Maxwell Okoh – Bayelsa
5 Delta Rep Prophet Jones Erue – Delta
6 Chief Victor Ekhatar – Rep Edo
7 Dr. Joy Yimebe Nunieh – Rep. Rivers
8 Nwogu Nwogu – Rep. Abia
9 Theodore A. Allison – Rep.Bayelsa
10 Victor Antai -Rep. Akwa Ibom
11 Maurice Effiwatt – Rep. Cross River
12 Olugbenga Elema – Rep. Ondo
13 Hon. Uchegbu Kyrian – Rep. Imo
14 Northwest Rep Aisha Murtala Muhammed Kano
15 Northeast Rep Ardo Zubairu Adamawa
16 Southwest Rep Engr. Badmus Mutalib Lagos

  1. The interim management headed by Prof. Nelson Brambaifa has been directed to hand-over to the most senior Director in the Commission.
  2. 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, 2nd September, 2019 at 2.00 p.m for proper documentation and briefing. They are to come along with their updated CVs and valid identification.

Olusegun A. Adekunle, Esq, (KJW)
Permanent Secretary (General Services Office)
for: Secretary to the Government of the Federation