Tag: Minister of Niger Delta Affairs

Just In: Akpabio makes u-turn lists Senators, House Members Awarded NDDC Contracts

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has finally picked up the gauntlet thrown down by the National Assembly to name lawmakers who got contracts from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The minister, in a document attached according to THISDAY Newspaper to his response to the threat by[Read More…]

House of Representatives resolve to sue Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio

The House of Representatives has resolved to sue Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for alleged perjury and defamation of the parliament. NewsWireNGR recalls that Akpabio had on Monday, while appearing before the House Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission at an investigative hearing, alleged that members of the[Read More…]

Godsday Orubebe Denies Defecting To APC, Threatens Legal Action

by Zenith Oduah A former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe, has denied media reports that he was leaving the Peoples Democratic Party to join “his folks” in the All Progressives Congress. He wrote on his page, “Neither myself nor my supporters have any intention to defect to[Read More…]

“No Candidate Better Than The President” Edwin Clark’s Group Endorse Jonathan For 2015

Less than 24 hours to the endorsement of Jonathan for a second term in office by the Oba of Benin, another South-South group led by Delta State Elders, Leaders and Stakeholders Forum backs the President ahead of the February 14 election. The group founded by Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark,  has[Read More…]