Presidential Amnesty Programme Begins New Training Model With 400 Beneficiaries
The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) on Tuesday said it has commenced  its newly developed training model, Train, Employ and Mentor (TEM) training programme with 400 ex-agitators.   TEM is a skills acquisition curriculum adopted by the PAP aims at making the trainees part of the businesses of their mentors... Read more
Presidential Amnesty Boss, Dikio Backs Wike’s War Against Illegal Refineries
The Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd), has thrown his weight behind the war against illegal refineries declared by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike. Dikio, who spoke at the weekend in Port Harcourt, Rivers State during the 50th anniversary dinner and award... Read more
Wike To President Buhari: Redouble Efforts On Nigeria’s Security, Checkmate Insurgency, Banditry
. Pledges support of RSG to members, families of Nigerian Legionnaires Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria to redouble efforts in fulfilling his cardinal electoral promise of securing the country. Speaking during the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Ceremony in Port Harcourt... Read more
Black Soot: Gov Wike Declares 19 Illegal Bunkering, Refineries’ Kingpins Wanted
Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared 19 persons wanted for operating illegal crude oil refining sites responsible for the black soot pandemic in the state. The governor also directed the Rivers State Head of Service to query one Mr. Temple Amakiri, a Director in the Ministry of Energy,... Read more
2021:Customs Generates N188.6bn At Onne Port
The Area ll Command, Nigeria Customs Service in Onne Port, has achieved a record-breaking revenue collection of  N188.6 billion (N188,643,692,057) from January to December, 2021. This was disclosed on Monday in a statement by Mrs Ifeoma  Ojekwu, Customs Public Relations Officer, Area ll Command Onne Port, Rivers. Ojekwu stated... Read more
We’ll Not Spare Anyone Involved In Illegal Bunkering, Artisanal Refinery – Wike
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has vowed not to spare anyone involved in the illegal bunkering and artisanal refinery activities that have caused the soot pandemic in the State. Governor Wike also maintained that his administration would not succumb to any form of blackmail or sentiment stirred by... Read more
Residents Halt Oil Exploration At Shell’s Oilfield In Bayelsa, Sack Oil Workers
Residents at Opukushi, Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa has disrupted oil exploration activities at an oilfield operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in the area.   It was gathered that the  communities hosting SPDC’s EA fields took the steps to protest their exclusion from contracts in the... Read more
Enugu Community Applauds Chevron Nigeria Staff On Donation To Indigent Widows
The people of Enugu Akwu Achi in Oji River Local Government area of Enugu State have commended the kindness of one of their illustrious sons, Mr. Victor Anyaegbudike expressed during the festive season.   Anyaegbudike, a staff of Chevron Nigeria Limited on Thursday, January 6, 2022, donated bags of... Read more
Bayelsa Project Monitoring Directorate Excited As Major Road Projects Exceed Milestones
The Bayelsa Directorate for Project Monitoring and Evaluation on Tuesday expressed satisfaction with the pace of work on ongoing major road projects in the state which have exceeded set timelines.   According to the Directorate, the Igbedi road project has reached 80 percent completion while the AIT- Igobogene outer... Read more
Protest: Bayelsa Government Pledges To Connect Shell’s Host Community To National Grid
The Bayelsa government has waded into the crisis between Shell Petroleum Development (SPDC) and Otuasega community over failed promise by the oil firm to provide electricity by Dec 14, 2021.   Otuasega community in Ogbia Local Government Area in Bayelsa had on Dec.21, 2021in a protest shut down activities... Read more