On Tuesday, Some Niger Delta Leaders in the region said anyone who thought President Muhammadu Buhari could abandon the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC forensic report, was living in cloud-cuckoo land.
The respected leaders also described President Buhari as having the right motives.
At a meeting to discuss problems and issues in the region, the leaders highly appreciated the untiring efforts of President Buhari and the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabiot, to transform the region.
Specifically, the leaders applauded Akpabio for his persuasiveness, extraordinary commitment to transparency and contributions to the rapid development of the oil-rich region.
The leaders underscored Akpabio’s vision for a peaceful and prosperous Niger Delta region.
Meeting under the aegis of the United Niger Delta Democratic Front, UNDDF, the leaders applauded Akpabio for his persistence and track record of success.
They voiced disappointment at words like pliant, fringe groups and diversionary actions used by the President of the Niger Delta Elders Forum, Chief Tonye Ogbogbula, recently.
“The verbal attacks against Buhari and Akpabio by Tonye Ogbogbula should be supplemented with encouragement and gratitude.” the leaders said.