President Muhammadu Buhari, has, subject to Senate confirmation, approved the composition of the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
The individuals to chair and pilot the affairs of this organization are as follows: Chairman Dr. Pius Odubu from Edo, Managing Director Bernard O. Okumagba from Delta, Executive Director Projects Engr. Otobong Ndem from Akwa Ibom, Executive Director Finance & Admin. Maxwell Okoh from Bayelsa, Delta Rep Prophet Jones Erue, Edo Rep Chief Victor Ekhatar, Rivers Rep Dr. Joy Yimebe Nunieh, Abia Rep Nwogu Nwogu, Bayelsa Rep Theodore A. Allison, Akwa Ibom Rep Victor Antai, Cross River Rep Maurice Effiwatt, Ondo Rep Olugbenga Elema, Imo Rep Hon. Uchegbu Chidiebere Kyrian, Northwest Rep Aisha Murtala Muhammed Kano, Northeast Rep Ardo Zubairu Adamawa, Southwest Rep Engr. Badmus Mutalib Lagos,
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, 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.