NDDC wasted ten billion naira to remove me-” Wike


Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has accused the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) of plotting to oust him from his position as Governor.

He stated this while addressing the Senate Committee on Niger Delta when they visited him in Port Harcourt.

The Rivers helmsman expressed sadness over the structure of the commission, stating that it is has been hijacked by political actors using the commission for their selfish interest.

He said the Commission is failing to perform because they have placed politics above the interest of the people.

“What NDDC does through the supervision of their party is to make sure they vote out some money to ensure certain governors do not return.

“You can imagine NDDC wasting ten billion to remove me here, is the money not wasted now?….. NDDC wasted ten billion naira to remove just one governor,” Wike stated.