Dr Pius Odubu Appointed as New NDDC Chairman.
Dr. Pius Egberanmwen Odubu has been appointed as the new Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) chairman by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Dr Pius Odubu is the former deputy governor of Edo State.
The president also appointed 15 other members of the board which includes the managing director (Bernard O. Okumagba ) from Delta state and the executive directors.
A meeting for proper briefing and documentation will be held with the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation on Monday 2nd September, 2019 at 2.00 p.m.
The chairman and the board members are expected to present their CVs and valid means of identification on the day of the briefing.
List of 16 NDDC Board Members
1 Dr. Pius Odubu (Chairman) Edo
2 Bernard O. Okumagba (Managing Director) Delta
3 Engr. Otobong Ndem Akwa Ibom (Executive Director Projects)
4 Maxwell Okoh Bayelsa (Executive Director Finance & Admin)
5 Prophet Jones Erue (Delta Rep)
6 Chief Victor Ekhator (Edo Rep)
7 Dr. Joy Yimebe Nunieh (Rivers Rep)
8 Nwogu Nwogu (Abia Rep)
9 Theodore A. Allison (Bayelsa Rep)
10 Victor Antai (Akwa Ibom Rep)
11 Maurice Effiwatt (Cross River Rep)
12 Olugbenga Elema (Ondo Rep)
13 Hon. Uchegbu Chidiebere Kyrian (Imo Rep)
14 Aisha Murtala Muhammed (Northwest Rep) Kano.
15 Ardo Zubairu (Northeast Rep) Adamawa
16 Engr. Badmus Mutalib (Southwest Rep) Lagos.
The appointment is subjected to the approval of the senate.