COURT AWARDS $1,114,551,610.00; $2,258,411,586.00 TO RIVERS, AKWA IBOM STATES

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja and presided over by Hon. Justice Taiwo O. Taiwo has ordered the Federal Government to pay Rivers State $1,114,551,610.00 and Akwa-Ibom $2,258,411,586.00 respectively. The money is entitlements of Rivers and Akwa-Ibom States, based on the subsisting decision of the Supreme Court over production sharing contracts arising from the Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contracts. Kelvin Ebiri, … Continue reading COURT AWARDS $1,114,551,610.00; $2,258,411,586.00 TO RIVERS, AKWA IBOM STATES

PDP GOVS BELIEVE NIGERIA MUST WORK, SAYS TAMBUWAL; COMMISSIONS TWO NEW IBOM AIR AIRBUSES

All the governors of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the country firmly trust that the country will not fail under the party’s watch if it is voted into power in 2023. The Chairman of the PDP-Governors Forum (PDP-GF), Gov. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto, state made this observation on Sunday at the reception ceremony of the two new airbuses (SU-GFA and SU GFD) A220-300 … Continue reading PDP GOVS BELIEVE NIGERIA MUST WORK, SAYS TAMBUWAL; COMMISSIONS TWO NEW IBOM AIR AIRBUSES

GOV EMMANUEL ASSURES OF TEN NEW AIRCRAFTS, AS IBOM AIR WELCOMES TWO NEW AIRBUSES

Two new A220-300 series Airbuses have been added to the fleet of Ibom Airline bringing the total to seven aircrafts. Ten of such giant aircrafts are to be added to the fleet to boost the vision of making Ibom Air, the most vibrant airline in the sub-region. The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel who announced this on Sunday, June 13, while receiving the … Continue reading GOV EMMANUEL ASSURES OF TEN NEW AIRCRAFTS, AS IBOM AIR WELCOMES TWO NEW AIRBUSES

GOV WIKE COMMISSIONS NEW ROADS, FLAGS OFF NEW PETRO-CHEMICALS FACTORY, HOSPITAL IN AKWA IBOM

The Governor of Rivers State, Mr Nyesom Wike has commended the performance of Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, saying his legacy projects would create more employment opportunities for Akwa Ibom people. Mr Wike said this while unveiling a 13.2km network of roads linking Nkana in Etinan local government area with Awa in Onna local government area. The Rivers State Chief Executive said that … Continue reading GOV WIKE COMMISSIONS NEW ROADS, FLAGS OFF NEW PETRO-CHEMICALS FACTORY, HOSPITAL IN AKWA IBOM

ONLY ENEMIES CLAIM NIGER DELTA IS UNSAFE FOR INVESTORS – Gov Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says those propagating the conspiracy theory that the Niger Delta is unsafe are the real enemies of the oil rich region. The governor has meanwhile advised oil and gas companies operating in the Niger Delta region to always be mindful to implement the local content policy in order to foster cordial relationship with their host communities. Kelvin Ebiri, … Continue reading ONLY ENEMIES CLAIM NIGER DELTA IS UNSAFE FOR INVESTORS – Gov Wike

GOV EMMANUEL CONDOLES FAMILY OF MURDERED JOB SEEKER, INIUBONG UMOREN, ASSURES OF JUSTICE ON CULPRITS

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has condoled with the family of late Miss Iniubong Ephraim Umoren who was gruesomely murdered after being lured in the guise of getting a job. He has assured that all those involved in the dastardly act are made to face justice. Governor Emmanuel made this known, Monday, May 3rd, 2021, while on a condolence visit to the … Continue reading GOV EMMANUEL CONDOLES FAMILY OF MURDERED JOB SEEKER, INIUBONG UMOREN, ASSURES OF JUSTICE ON CULPRITS

OKOWA URGES PRES. BUHARI TO RECONSTITUTE NDDC BOARD, AS GOV UDOM EMMANUEL COMMISSIONS PROJECTS IN DELTA

Delta Governor and Chairman of South-South Governors’ Forum, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) without further delay. Speaking when he led his Akwa-Ibom counterpart, Mr Udom Emmanuel, to inaugurate roads, bridge and school projects built by his administration in Agbarho and Oleh, Okowa said it was great injustice for … Continue reading OKOWA URGES PRES. BUHARI TO RECONSTITUTE NDDC BOARD, AS GOV UDOM EMMANUEL COMMISSIONS PROJECTS IN DELTA