Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has Today, expressed serious concern over the politicization and abandonment of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) projects over the years in the State. Describing this trend as unacceptable, Governor Dickson inaugurated a 7-man project verification committee led by Engr. Charles Ambaowei.
He also used the occasion to call on the Federal Government to hasten the inauguration of the NDDC Governing Board, consisting of State Governors of the oil-producing states.
The Governor therefore sounded a note of warning to all contractors to complete their projects. In light of this, the Governor assured Bayelsans of his administration’s readiness to complement the Federal Government, in monitoring projects meant for the state to ensure their completion.
The Chairman Of The Committee While Responding, stated that the task of NDDC project monitoring was huge. But gave the assurance that the job will be done.
Other Members Of The Committee Are:
Dr. Godson Omubo-Dede
Hon. Robinson Etolor
Hon. Ashanti Bekeowei
Also, The Former Chaiman Of Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Central Zone, Mr. Owoupele Bobolayefa and The Current Chairman Of Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Central Zone, Barr. Tari Porri Are Members.
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