OML 11: WIKE’S PRODUCTIVE RESOURCE CONTROL APPROACH – By Simeon Nwakaudu

For many decades, the struggle for resource control for the overall development of the Niger Delta has been a top priority. Leaders over the years adopted several methods to ensure that Niger Delta oil resources were deployed for the benefit of the people. These methods have had varying degrees of success. Leaders after leaders have worked hard to ensure that communities get a fair share … Continue reading OML 11: WIKE’S PRODUCTIVE RESOURCE CONTROL APPROACH – By Simeon Nwakaudu

SHELL WINS NAPE CONFERENCE’s COVETED AWARD, OTHERS AWARDS

Three Months after winning the coveted awards at the 2019 Society of Petroleum Engineers Conference, energy giant, Shell Companies in Nigeria have now won the most sought-after Best Exhibitor award at the National Association of Petroleum Exploration (NAPE) annual international conference and exhibition held in Lagos between November 19-22, 2019. Shell General Manager Development, Chibogwu Sam Ezugworie, was also honoured with the Fellowship of NAPE … Continue reading SHELL WINS NAPE CONFERENCE’s COVETED AWARD, OTHERS AWARDS

RIVERS GOVT WILL CONTINUE TO INVEST IN INFRASTRUCTURE –  Gov Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the State Government will continue to invest in the the development of infrastructure to grow the state’s economy and create employment for the people. Governor Wike also said that the State Government will sustain the creation of enabling environment to attract more investments to the State. According to a report by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to … Continue reading RIVERS GOVT WILL CONTINUE TO INVEST IN INFRASTRUCTURE –  Gov Wike

OIL COMPANIES IN NIGER DELTA DON’T LIVE UP TO EXPECTATIONS IN CSR — Okorocha

A former Governor of Imo State who currently represents Imo West Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Rochas Okorocha, has said that oil companies operating in the Niger Delta region don’t fufil their obligations to their host communities in the area of corporate social responsibility. Okorocha spoke at the Senate plenary on Wednesday, October 2, after Senator Ifeanyi Ubah (YPP-Anambra South) had said there was … Continue reading OIL COMPANIES IN NIGER DELTA DON’T LIVE UP TO EXPECTATIONS IN CSR — Okorocha

OML 25: GOV. WIKE CALLS ON OIL COMPANIES TO RESPECT MEMORANDA OF UNDERSTANDING WITH COMMUNITIES

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on oil companies to respect the memoranda of understanding signed with host communities to ensure peaceful and productive operations. Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, reports that, speaking at the Government House Port Harcourt on Saturday, 28th September, 2019, during a Courtesy Visit by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief … Continue reading OML 25: GOV. WIKE CALLS ON OIL COMPANIES TO RESPECT MEMORANDA OF UNDERSTANDING WITH COMMUNITIES

SHELL WINS BEST EXHIBITOR AWARD, OTHERS AT 2019 SPE CONFERENCE

L-R: Managing Director, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Bayo Ojulari; International President, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Sami Alnuaim; Managing Director, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited and Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor; and outgoing Chair, SPE Nigeria Council, Debo Fagbami, at the presentation of Best Exhibitor Award to Shell companies at the 2019 annual conference and exhibition … Continue reading SHELL WINS BEST EXHIBITOR AWARD, OTHERS AT 2019 SPE CONFERENCE