The MD of NDDC, His Excellency , Obong Nsima Ekere has stated that the days when projects were abandoned by the commission were over as the new management had put in drastic measures to avoid recurrence.
Mr Ekere revealed this while interacting with the media in Uyo. He revealed that in just six months the new NDDC management had received commendations from numerous governors and stakeholders in the Niger Delta due to its committed resolve to change how business of the commission was being ran.
The NDDC MD noted that he was committed to restoring the commission’s focus on its core mandate; which included intervention in infrastructural upgrade as well as human capital and economic development of the Niger Delta states . He advised people not to play politics with development as all states in the Niger Delta will get its due from NDDC.
He hinted that he was looking forward to meeting with Governor Udom Emmanuel to explore ways of greater synergy between the commission and Akwa Ibom State.