Buhari nominates Lauretta Onochie as chairman, NDDC board


President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Lauretta Onochie, his aide on social media, as the substantive chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) board.

Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm her was in a letter read by Senate President Ahmad Lawan on the floor of the upper legislative chamber on Wednesday.

He also sent the names of 15 other nominees as board members of the commission.