L-R: The Permanent Secretary, MNDA, Engr. Olufunso Olusesan FNSE handin
By Ignatius Ushie
The newly appointed Minister of Niger Delta Affairs (MNDA), Obong Umana Umana has indicated his resolve to be result oriented and impactful within the short time he would be spending in the Ministry. This was contained in a statement made available to Transport Day in Abuja.
Umana who made this assertion at the reception ceremony held on his behalf in the Ministry in Abuja. According to him, “Though the time is short, we can hit the ground running by making the necessary impact, we’ll be driven by results”., adding that it is time to work to achieve the Ministry’s target in line with its mandate, he requested the staff to be at their best to ensure that a remarkable difference is made in the lives of Nigerians, especially people in the Niger Delta region.
He said that, “his tenure would ensure that a lasting impression is attained, that will make President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians proud”.
Earlier, the Permanent Secretary, MNDA, Engr. Olufunso Olusesan Adebiyi FNSE, in his welcome address, assured the Minister of the unalloyed commitment of the Ministry’s management and staff to work as a team in ensuring that his target and set objectives are achieved.
According to him, “if you are to achieve your set objectives and looking for people who will cooperate with you in this regards, I present them to you. I am not sure you will have a better team like this anywhere else”. He said