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Buhari Sacks Ibim Semenitary, Recommends New MD, Chairman For NDDC | e-NIGERIA!



Ndoma Egba

Ndoma Egba

The Acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Ibim Semenitary’s hope of heading the Agency was dashed yesterday, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 when President Mohammadu Buhari sacked her and recommended former Deputy Governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Mr. Nsima Ekere to take over from her.

On the other hand, The President also recommended former Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, as NDDC Chairman.

The letter which was sent to the Senate yesterday may be read on the Senate floor today, Thursday, July 21, 2016.

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is a federal government agency established by Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo in the year 2000 with the sole mandate of developing the oil-rich Niger Delta region of southern Nigeria.

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