DELTA PETROLEUM DEALERS THREATEN TO SHUT DOWN FILLING STATIONS OVER ‘OUTRAGEOUS’ LEVIES

Petroleum Dealers Association, Delta State chapter on Thursday, September 3rd, threatened to shut down all petrol stations across the state over what they described as outrageous levies by government agencies. The association made this threat after rising from an emergency meeting held in Warri, Delta State. The association said if the state Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, does not call all parties involved in the … Continue reading DELTA PETROLEUM DEALERS THREATEN TO SHUT DOWN FILLING STATIONS OVER ‘OUTRAGEOUS’ LEVIES

GOV WIKE SAYS NIGER DELTA IS SAFE FOR BUSINESS, DEMANDS IOCS RELOCATE HEADQUARTERS TO RIVERS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the Niger Delta Region is safe for companies to conduct their businesses. He has therefore dismissed multinational companies who use insecurity to justify their refusal to relocate their operational headquarters to the Region. This was contained in a release by Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, which disclosed that Governor Wike made the assertion during … Continue reading GOV WIKE SAYS NIGER DELTA IS SAFE FOR BUSINESS, DEMANDS IOCS RELOCATE HEADQUARTERS TO RIVERS

OML 11: Rivers Govt Wins Suit Against SHELL

The Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt and presided over by Hon. Justice Charles Nwogu, has today delivered judgement in suit No.PHC/652/CS/2020 filed by the Attorney General of Rivers State against Shell Petroleum Development Company(SPDC) of Nigeria Limited. A statement by Paulinus Nsirim, Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, on August 13, 2020, disclosed that the Rivers State Government had claimed that … Continue reading OML 11: Rivers Govt Wins Suit Against SHELL

Ndokwa Youths Demands: NNPC GMD TAKES UP MATTER, AS REPS MINORITY LEADER SUES FOR PEACE

There’s a bright lining on the horizon for the Ndokwa nation, one of Nigeria’s formost oil and gas producing ethnic nationality located in Delta State, as the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, has taken up the grievances and demands of the youth wing of Ndokwa Neku Union (NNU), the socio/cultural umbrella body of Ndokwa nation, with the Group Managing Director … Continue reading Ndokwa Youths Demands: NNPC GMD TAKES UP MATTER, AS REPS MINORITY LEADER SUES FOR PEACE

DPR Reinstates Lym Consults Nigeria Limited on its List of Approved Offshore Safety Training Centres

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), which is the Petroleum Regulatory Agency has reinstated Lym Consults Nigeria Limited as an approved Safety and Emergency Response Training Center in Nigeria. Recall that in March this year, the company was removed from the list of the DPR approved training centres due to the expiration of its DPR Permit-to-Operate, which has now been renewed. The Company has now … Continue reading DPR Reinstates Lym Consults Nigeria Limited on its List of Approved Offshore Safety Training Centres

DELTA GOVT TO ESTABLISH MODULAR REFINERY

In its determination to create more jobs for citizens, Delta State Executive Council (EXCO) on Tuesday, approved the setting up of a modular refinery and commencement of work at an agro-industrial park in the state. The government also appointed a committee to assess the state of Africa Timber and Plywood (AT&P), Sapele and determine how the land it is occupying could be effectively utilised for … Continue reading DELTA GOVT TO ESTABLISH MODULAR REFINERY

GLOBAL WEST VESSEL SPECIALISTS LIMITED WAS NEVER INVOLVED IN SURVEILLANCE OF OIL FACILITIES IN NIGER DELTA REGION – Management

The Global West Vessels Specialists Ltd, ( GWVSL) said on Sunday, June 14, 2020, that it has never been involved in surveillance of oil facilities in the Niger Delta region, making it clear that it is not even interested in surveillance of oil facilities in the region. In a Press Release, Management of Global West Vessel Specialists Ltd denied a publication by a group known … Continue reading GLOBAL WEST VESSEL SPECIALISTS LIMITED WAS NEVER INVOLVED IN SURVEILLANCE OF OIL FACILITIES IN NIGER DELTA REGION – Management