The President named the immediate past commissioner of Information in Rivers State, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari, as the Acting Managing Director of the commission.
An announcement said, “President Muhammadu Buhari has named Mrs. Ibim Semenitari the new Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. In any case, Semenitari is to work in acting limit pending the arrangement of a substantive MD.
President Muhamadu Buhari has broken down the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission and terminated the Managing Director of the commission, Bassey Dan-Abia.
Semenitari served as Commissioner of Information and Communications in Rivers State under the administration of Rotimi Amaechi.