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A COMMUNIQUE OF ORON DEVELOPMENT UNION USA, INC. ISSUED AT THE 30th ANNUAL CONFERENCE HELD ON SEPTEMBER 2 – 4, 2022 AT THE SONESTA ATLANTA AIRPORT NORTH HOTEL, 1325 VIRGINIA AVENUE, ATLANTA GA 30344, USA.

Conscious of the Supreme Authority of God over all mankind, be it resolved, and it is hereby resolved: That conference wishes to express its sincere gratitude to the following: President General, Oron Union OU, *Bishop Etim Ante* (absent), *Dr. Mrs. Akon Etim Eyakenyi* (Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria); …

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FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT ORON UNION YOUTH WING

I feel so disappointed following the report rising from the joint session meeting of critical stakeholders of Oro extraction comprising elected and appointed political office holders led by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem on Monday 27th September 2021 at Emmjm Hotels, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State …

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RE: 2023 GOV: I AM NOT A CHRISTIAN — AKAN UDOFIA DECLARES … SAYS CHURCHES TO START PAYING TAX TO AKSG IF ELECTED GOVERNOR … HIS DIVORCE STATUS WORRISOME – WOMAN LEADER”

The attention of MR. AKANIMO UDOFIA, a 2023 Governorship hopeful in Akwa Ibom State has been drawn to a spurious, malicious, denigrating propaganda written and published by a faceless and unidentified online newsblog with the nomenclature; AKWA IBOM NEWS LINE with the primitive aim of denigrating or causing disaffection between …

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Public Announcement

  My attention has been drawn to a publication made by a certain David Hundeyin on Social Media platforms that Davok Suites , 58, Unit G/S.9 Ewet Housing Estate, Uyo Akwa Ibom State belongs to Ekaette Akpabio, wife of Godswill Akpabio. Ordinary, I would have excused this ignorance since ownership …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI APPOINTS NEW SERVICE CHIEFS

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the immediate resignation of the Service Chiefs, and their retirement from service. Those involved are the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin; Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas; and Chief of Air Staff, Air …

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APPOINTMENT OF BARR. EFIONG AKWA, AS THE SOLE ADMINISTRATOR OF NIGER DELTA DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (NDDC) AND STABILITY OF THE NIGER DELTA: THE POSITION OF ORON UNION, ABUJA BRANCH.

Our attention has been drawn to the ongoing campaign of calumny, orchestrated by amorphous groups and self-serving individuals in the Niger-Delta region, to smear, malign and utterly discredit the Sole Administrator of the Niger-Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Barrister Efiong Akwa. In their ceaseless banalities, these shadowy purveyors of hatred have …

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NDDC GETS INTERIM ADMINISTRATOR

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of an interim administrator to oversee the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) He is Mr Effiong Okon Akwa, the Ag. Executive Director, Finance and Administration of the Commission, who is to assume headship till completion of the forensic audit. Mr …

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The Honourable Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has inaugurated the Implementation Committee of the Creative Industry Post COVID-19 Initiative.

The minister in his virtual inaugural speech reminded the 5-man members of the Implementation Committee  that the well researched report of the initiative committee was submitted to him in July this year and the next phase of that report is the full implementation of that same report. The Minister commended …

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A PRESENTATION BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF NIGER DELTA AFFAIRS TO THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON NDDC OVER ALLEGATION OF FINANCIAL MALFEASANCE AND OTHER ACTIVITIES IN THE NIGER DELTA DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (NDDC) HELD AT THE MEETING ROOM 447, NEW BUILDING EXTENSION, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY COMPLEX, ABUJA ON MONDAY, 20TH JULY, 2020

PROTOCOLS The Honourable Chairman and Members of the Committee, I am sincerely grateful for this opportunity to appear before you to personally respond to the issues raised in your letter Ref. No. NASS/9HR/CT/2020/VOL.1/039 dated 6th July, 2020 alleging malfeasance and other activities in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). 2.​I …

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CHIEF OF STAFF TO PRESIDENT, ABBA KYARI, PASSES ON

The Presidency regrets to announce the passage of the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari. The deceased had tested positive to the ravaging COVID-19, and had been receiving treatment. But he died on Friday, April 17, 2020. May God accept his soul. Funeral arrangements will be announced …

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