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
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