Godswill Akpabio

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Godswill Akpabio said : “The directives by President Muhammadu Buhari for the forensic auditing of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), is not to witch hunt anyone or group, but to ascertain what went wrong and put in place a governmental structure that will be result oriented” External link

thenationonlineng Saturday, February 8, 2020 5:01:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Niger Deltans still move around in canoes and on bicycles while those who were in charge of this Ministry and the NDDC flew in personal private jets. With the backing of President Muhammadu Buhari, I am working to ensure that Niger Delta people see tangible results in this new Next Level era. This is also why we are rejuvenating the NDDC through the forensic audit. We expect the new NDDC headquarters to be ready within three months and that will free up more funds to be invested in development prgrammes for youths and other disadvantaged groups in the region,” External link

vanguardngr Friday, February 7, 2020 5:05:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “I think people were treating the place as an ATM, where you just walk in there to go and pluck money and go away, I don’t think they were looking at it as an interventionist agency,” External link

premiumtimesng Monday, December 30, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio added : “It will be appropriate in the circumstance and pursuant to Sections 33 and 35 of the Electoral Act, 2010 (as amended) for the party to immediately communicate this withdrawal to the Independent National Electoral Commission and forward to her the name of another candidate of the party to replace me at the Court ordered Rerun Election for the Akwa lbom North-West Senatorial District,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio added : “We have started on abandoned projects already. For instance, the head office of the NDDC which was started and not completed, we are on it and promised that working closely with the committee, we will deliver the head office by April 2020. The gigantic cardiovascular hospital abandoned for years which is 80 per cent complete, we are also working to ensure that it’s completed. About 91 containers of electrical equipment, including 5,000 transformers, are at One port are on the verge of being cleared. We believe when we do all these, we will power to a lot of communities in the region” External link

thisdayonline Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:43:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “I think people were treating the place as an ATM, where you just walk in there to go and pluck money and go away, I don’t think they were looking at it as an interventionist agency,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, October 30, 2019 12:53:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio stated : “What we are working with is the extant circulars and all that. The only people who have the right to tamper with the budget remains the National Assembly, not the minister who submitted after the President has signed off on it and submitted it to the National Assembly, only the National Assembly has the power to do so and they will do it within a certain threshold so that the budget will not be distorted,” External link

tribuneonlineng Monday, October 28, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “I have given my words to Mr President that within the next six to eight months he will commission the 13-storey headquarters of the NDDC,” External link

premiumtimesng Sunday, October 27, 2019 8:07:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio told : “However, the recent circular by the Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning for the release of 40% of the Ministry’s capital in the sum of N14.1 billion is being processed, while the sum of N365 million representing five months allocation for Overhead i.e N73 million has been released as at date,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “We must determine the total indebtedness of NDDC. We must immediately bring in international or external auditing firms. NDDC must have a well-structured fund development regime, whereby all funds that accrue to the commission every month are utilised. In NDDC, it will no longer be business as usual. ” External link

ngrguardiannews Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:09:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “The commission must drastically curtail its procurement activities, by reducing the number of big projects and programmes. To ensure we determine the total number of ongoing projects and programmes, as well as their distribution among the nine states, NDDC must put a mechanism in place to re-evaluate the viability of some of projects and programmes. It must revise the scope of some, relocate some, merge some, and complete them for the benefit of our people,” External link

ngrguardiannews Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:09:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said ( about Delta Affairs ) : “The commission must move with the stakeholders next year. The recently-completed Ogbia-Nembe Road in Bayelsa State was constructed in partnership with the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), which provided 70 per cent of the fund. Such initiatives involving other oil companies operating in the Niger Delta should be encouraged and it will serve as a challenge to other International Oil Companies (IOCs) to partner with NDDC to embark on capital-intensive projects in the region,” External link

dailypost Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “We will do forensic analysis and audit, we will try to go backwards even from the year 2000 up till now to know what came in and what went out and why we have not seen much on ground,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, September 4, 2019 8:09:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said ( about Akwa Ibom State ) : “justice for sale in Akwa Ibom” External link

dailypost Friday, August 30, 2019 6:48:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “The President is committed to changing the face of the region. I charge you the youths to take this message home that the era of crying and suffering is over” External link

ngrguardiannews Sunday, August 25, 2019 8:38:00 AM EAT



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governor72.26%EN12/22/201622/12/2016
gov2.19%EN11/28/201328/11/2013
state governor10.22%EN11/27/201327/11/2013
chief12.41%EN11/13/201313/11/2013
gov.2.19%EN08/31/201331/08/2013
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Godswill AkpabioEN98.81%
Goodswill AkpabioEN0.60%
Godswill AkpabioFR0.40%
Godswill AkpabioSA0.20%


 
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Godswill Akpabio

Last updated on 2013-11-29T00:34+0300.

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Godswill Akpabio said : “The directives by President Muhammadu Buhari for the forensic auditing of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), is not to witch hunt anyone or group, but to ascertain what went wrong and put in place a governmental structure that will be result oriented” External link

thenationonlineng Saturday, February 8, 2020 5:01:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Niger Deltans still move around in canoes and on bicycles while those who were in charge of this Ministry and the NDDC flew in personal private jets. With the backing of President Muhammadu Buhari, I am working to ensure that Niger Delta people see tangible results in this new Next Level era. This is also why we are rejuvenating the NDDC through the forensic audit. We expect the new NDDC headquarters to be ready within three months and that will free up more funds to be invested in development prgrammes for youths and other disadvantaged groups in the region,” External link

vanguardngr Friday, February 7, 2020 5:05:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “I think people were treating the place as an ATM, where you just walk in there to go and pluck money and go away, I don’t think they were looking at it as an interventionist agency,” External link

premiumtimesng Monday, December 30, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio added : “It will be appropriate in the circumstance and pursuant to Sections 33 and 35 of the Electoral Act, 2010 (as amended) for the party to immediately communicate this withdrawal to the Independent National Electoral Commission and forward to her the name of another candidate of the party to replace me at the Court ordered Rerun Election for the Akwa lbom North-West Senatorial District,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio added : “We have started on abandoned projects already. For instance, the head office of the NDDC which was started and not completed, we are on it and promised that working closely with the committee, we will deliver the head office by April 2020. The gigantic cardiovascular hospital abandoned for years which is 80 per cent complete, we are also working to ensure that it’s completed. About 91 containers of electrical equipment, including 5,000 transformers, are at One port are on the verge of being cleared. We believe when we do all these, we will power to a lot of communities in the region” External link

thisdayonline Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:43:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “I think people were treating the place as an ATM, where you just walk in there to go and pluck money and go away, I don’t think they were looking at it as an interventionist agency,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, October 30, 2019 12:53:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio stated : “What we are working with is the extant circulars and all that. The only people who have the right to tamper with the budget remains the National Assembly, not the minister who submitted after the President has signed off on it and submitted it to the National Assembly, only the National Assembly has the power to do so and they will do it within a certain threshold so that the budget will not be distorted,” External link

tribuneonlineng Monday, October 28, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “I have given my words to Mr President that within the next six to eight months he will commission the 13-storey headquarters of the NDDC,” External link

premiumtimesng Sunday, October 27, 2019 8:07:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio told : “However, the recent circular by the Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning for the release of 40% of the Ministry’s capital in the sum of N14.1 billion is being processed, while the sum of N365 million representing five months allocation for Overhead i.e N73 million has been released as at date,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “We must determine the total indebtedness of NDDC. We must immediately bring in international or external auditing firms. NDDC must have a well-structured fund development regime, whereby all funds that accrue to the commission every month are utilised. In NDDC, it will no longer be business as usual. ” External link

ngrguardiannews Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:09:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “The commission must drastically curtail its procurement activities, by reducing the number of big projects and programmes. To ensure we determine the total number of ongoing projects and programmes, as well as their distribution among the nine states, NDDC must put a mechanism in place to re-evaluate the viability of some of projects and programmes. It must revise the scope of some, relocate some, merge some, and complete them for the benefit of our people,” External link

ngrguardiannews Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:09:00 AM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said ( about Delta Affairs ) : “The commission must move with the stakeholders next year. The recently-completed Ogbia-Nembe Road in Bayelsa State was constructed in partnership with the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), which provided 70 per cent of the fund. Such initiatives involving other oil companies operating in the Niger Delta should be encouraged and it will serve as a challenge to other International Oil Companies (IOCs) to partner with NDDC to embark on capital-intensive projects in the region,” External link

dailypost Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “We will do forensic analysis and audit, we will try to go backwards even from the year 2000 up till now to know what came in and what went out and why we have not seen much on ground,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, September 4, 2019 8:09:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said ( about Akwa Ibom State ) : “justice for sale in Akwa Ibom” External link

dailypost Friday, August 30, 2019 6:48:00 PM EAT

Godswill Akpabio said : “The President is committed to changing the face of the region. I charge you the youths to take this message home that the era of crying and suffering is over” External link

ngrguardiannews Sunday, August 25, 2019 8:38:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
boss0.73%EN12/28/201628/12/2016
governor72.26%EN12/22/201622/12/2016
gov2.19%EN11/28/201328/11/2013
state governor10.22%EN11/27/201327/11/2013
chief12.41%EN11/13/201313/11/2013
gov.2.19%EN08/31/201331/08/2013
Names Lang Count
Godswill AkpabioEN98.81%
Goodswill AkpabioEN0.60%
Godswill AkpabioFR0.40%
Godswill AkpabioSA0.20%


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