Nigerians Urged To Live In Peace As Emeli Emerges As Okpala-Uku
The Okpala-Uku of Ushie, Ndokwa East Local Governmnet Area of Delta State, HRH Godwill Emili, has said that peaceful co-existence would lead to speedy development of the country. Speaking at his formal installation as the Okpala-Uku of Ushie on Thursday,  HRH Emili stated that without peace, no meaningful development... Read more
Rivers State Governor Claims Giving Adequate Attention To All Arms Of Government
*As Gov Fayemi flags-off magistrates court complex in Port Harcourt Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has explained that no arm of government and sector in the State has been treated poorly in terms of allocation of funds and distribution of infrastructure. The governor made the explanation at the... Read more
Economic Sabotage : NSCDC Boss Advices Oil Thieves To Relocate
The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ahmed Abubakar Audi has warned Oil Industry Vandals to Quit or face the full weight of the Agency. Audi spoke while on a working visit to the Rivers State Command Headquarters of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence... Read more
The Bayelsa Education Development Trust Fund, (BEDTF) says it is underwriting the cost of running boarding schools for 5,000 beneficiaries.   The fund, on Friday said its intervention in public schools in the state has uplifted the educational sector.   The Executive Secretary of the BEDTF, Dr Alice Atuwo... Read more
MOSIEND Commiserates With family Of Slain Down College Students, Demands Justice
The Movement for the Survival of the Ijaw Ethnic Nationality in Niger Delta (MOSIEND) on Thursday commiserated with the family of Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, the teenage student who died following torture by school mates at a private College in Lagos.   MOSIEND position was contained  in a statement by... Read more
NSCDC Operative , 4 Kidnapped Oil Workers At Conoil’s Field In Bayelsa Regain Freedom
An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff at Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa kidnapped by suspected pirates on Dec 1 have regained freedom.   Mr Solomon Ogbere, Spokesman  of the NSCDC in Bayelsa State, Solomon Ogbere, confirmed the development... Read more
Nigerian Content Remains Pivotal Amidst Global Energy Transition Says NCDMB
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) says its mandate of encouraging the participation of Nigerians in oil and gas sector remains more relevant amidst the global push for cleaner energy.   Mr Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary of the NCDMB who stated this at a capacity building workshop... Read more
Ijaw Women Group Seeks Justice For Slain Dowen College Student Sylvester Oromoni Jnr
Ijaw Women Connect (IWC) on Monday bemoaned the gruesome killing of 12 year old Student of Dowen College in Lekki, Lagos, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr.   The IWC is contained in a statement jointly signed by her National President Mrs Rosemary John-Oduone, and National Spokesperson, Mrs Izuogere Grace Iwolo, and... Read more
Absence Of Counsel Stalls Hearing Of N5.9 bn Spill Compensation Suit By Shell’s Hosts In Bayelsa
The absence of a co-defendant’s counsel on Monday stalled the hearing on a N5.99 billion oil spill compensation suit filed by members of Aghoro 1 community in Bayelsa.   The people of Aghoro 1 in Ekeremor Local Government Area (LGA) in Bayelsa sued Shell Petroleum Development Company over a... Read more
Nembe Oil Spill: Monarch Writes Bayelsa Government Seeks More Relief For Victims
The Amayanabo of Opu-Nembe Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, King Biobelemoye Josiah, Ogbodo VIII, has express appreciation to the Gov Douye Diri of Bayelsa for empathy over the Nembe oil spillage.   Josiah gave the commendation in a letter addressed to the Governor of Bayelsa and made available to newsmen... Read more