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Senate drops four NNDC board nominees, okays 15


Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Senate on Tuesday approved the nomination of 15 nominees for the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission. President Muhammadu Buhari had sent the names of the nominees for the NDDC board to the Senate for legislative approval. Those whose appointments were confirmed were Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba (Cross River State) as […]

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