The following series of articles focus on the removal of all directors of the Niger Delta Development Commission, in response to a Presidential Commission review.
15 September 2011
*Sacked board failed to submit 2011 budget
Mr. Benson Enikuomeyin who represented
in the dissolved board said he allegedly disregarded the advice of board members, thereby crppling the board which at the time of the dissolution was yet to articulate a working budget for the outgoing year. Ondo State
Meanwhile, the dissolution of the board was yesterday generally commended by stakeholders from the region including Senators of the Niger Delta region.
While Senator James Manager, PDP, Delta South said the dissolution was not surprising to either the board members or stakeholders, Senator Ita Enang sought more involvement of Governors of the region who he said were statutory members of the NDDC advisory council in nudging the board towards proper conduct.