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Edwin Clark-led PANDEF has lost focus – Ex-IYC chief Udengs Eradiri

Ijaw youth leader and immediate past President of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, Mr. Udengs Eradiri, Wednesday, said the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) led by Chief Edwin Clark had lost focus.

N125.09bn for Niger Delta in 2018 – Presidency

The presidency has said the federal government has budgeted N125.09 billion to be spent on the Niger Delta in 2018.

2018 Budget: Don hails allocation to Niger Delta projects

Dr Zakka Bonat of the Department of History, Kaduna State University (KASU) has applauded the proposed allocation of N125 billion in the 2018 proposed budget to fund capital projects in the Niger Delta.

2018 Budget: President Buhari increases allocation for Niger Delta

President Muhammadu Buhari in his speech at the National Assembly, Tuesday, announced an allocation of N53.89 billion for the Niger Delta Ministry and N71.20billion for the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, in the 2018 budget proposal, a marked increase over last year.

Key details of 2018 budget proposal

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented the 2018 budget proposal to the join section of the National Assembly.

President Buhari presents N8.612 trillion budget for 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday presented to a joint session of the National Assembly a budget estimate of N8.612 trillion for the 2018 fiscal year.

2018 Budget: President Buhari bans recruitment by MDAs

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday banned fresh recruitment by all Federal Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies, except by presidential approval.

Niger Delta no longer attractive to investors – Shell

Mr Igo Weli, the General Manager, External Relations, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), on Thursday said the Niger Delta was no longer attractive for investment.

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