SENATOR GODSWILL AKPABIO’S VISIT AND NEED FOR A UNITED NIGER DELTA REGION – By HRM King Ateke Michael Tom

The maiden visit of the Hon, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Chief Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio to my Palace in Okochiri Kingdom in company with my brothers (former Warlords) High Chief Ajube Bibopre (General Shoot at Sight), Comrade Victor Ben Ebikabowei (General Boyloaf) with others including the Coordinator of the Federal Amnesty Program (PAP) Col. Milland Dixon (Rtd) and the Sole Administrator of NDDC Barr, … Continue reading SENATOR GODSWILL AKPABIO’S VISIT AND NEED FOR A UNITED NIGER DELTA REGION – By HRM King Ateke Michael Tom

NIGER DELTA STAKEHOLDERS HAIL BUHARI, AKPABIO OVER NDDC BOSS, AS ATEKE TOM, BOYLOAF, SHOOT-AT-SIGHT, OTHER EX-AGITATORS ENDORSE AKWA

Key stakeholders in the development of the Niger Delta region have applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for re-positioning the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to fast-track the development of Nigeria’s oil-rich region. The stakeholders stated this at the end of a meeting between the three major development agencies in the Niger Delta region; namely the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, the NDDC, the Federal Amnesty Programme, … Continue reading NIGER DELTA STAKEHOLDERS HAIL BUHARI, AKPABIO OVER NDDC BOSS, AS ATEKE TOM, BOYLOAF, SHOOT-AT-SIGHT, OTHER EX-AGITATORS ENDORSE AKWA

IYC Cautions NAOC Over Marginalisation Of Host Community Staff

The Ijaw Youth Congress ( IYC) Worldwide, has cautioned Nigerian Agip Oil Company ( NAOC) not to go ahead with its plans to redeploy and sack staff of the host communities who occupy management positions in the company. The Group in a letter addressed to the Managing Director of the oil multinational and signed by its President, Peter Timothy, threatened to join forces with the … Continue reading IYC Cautions NAOC Over Marginalisation Of Host Community Staff

PATH TO EXITING NIGERIA OUT OF RECESSION IS STREWN WITH HARD DECISIONS, SAYS DESOPADEC MD, ASKIA OGIEH

Managing Director of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh, has described the path Nigeria must take to exit from recession as a “path strewn with hard decisions.” The DESOPADEC boss while speaking during the dinner and awards night organised by the Forum of Accountants of Delta State Civil Service held at Asaba on Sunday, also challenged accountants in the country … Continue reading PATH TO EXITING NIGERIA OUT OF RECESSION IS STREWN WITH HARD DECISIONS, SAYS DESOPADEC MD, ASKIA OGIEH

WE’RE SET TO REDEEM IMAGE OF NDDC – Interim Administrator

The new Interim Administrator of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Efiong Akwa, says the Commission will redeem its image and foster more collaboration with state governments in the Niger Delta region. He made the declaration at the fourth Meeting of the National Council on Niger Delta at the Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt. Akwa stated that NDDC would do its best to strengthen the … Continue reading WE’RE SET TO REDEEM IMAGE OF NDDC – Interim Administrator

SAMABRI OIL FIELD UNDER THREAT, AS HOST COMMUNITIES INSIST ON NEW GMOU WITH AGIP

The United Forum of the Host Communities of the Samabri Flow Station Oil Field comprising Osifo, Abuetor and Osekwenike in Sagbama LGA of Bayelsa State, have threatened to halt Samabri Flow Station and Oil Field being operated by Nigerian Agip Oil Company. The Host communities hinged their reason for shutting down the Flow Station over the NAOC refusal to restructure the Global Memorandum of Understanding … Continue reading SAMABRI OIL FIELD UNDER THREAT, AS HOST COMMUNITIES INSIST ON NEW GMOU WITH AGIP

HOSTCOM INAUGURATES UKWA-EAST CHAPTER

The Abia state leadership of Host Communities Of Nigeria Producing Oil And Gas ably led by the state Chairman Chief Maxwell Nwagbara, today inaugrated the Ukwa-East Chapter of HOSTCOM. In his speech Chief Maxwell Nwagbara encouraged the newly inaugrated executives to be resolute, working effectively inline with the rules and regulations of HOSTCOM. Addressing the newly inaugrated executives, the Chairman Ukwa-East Council Of Traditional Rulers; … Continue reading HOSTCOM INAUGURATES UKWA-EAST CHAPTER