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AMGBADUBA ENJOINS OIL COMPANIES TO RESPOND TO COMMUNITY NEEDS

Oil companies operating in the state have been enjoined to respond to the needs of oil producing communities, especially in time of oil spillage to ameliorate the difficulties that may arise as a result of the spill. The Delta State Commissioner for Oil and Gas, Prince Emmanuel Amgbaduba, gave the advice while presenting materials to communities in Burutu Local Government Area that were recently impacted … Continue reading AMGBADUBA ENJOINS OIL COMPANIES TO RESPOND TO COMMUNITY NEEDS

Bonga Oil Spill Case: SHELL GROUP LOSES JURISDICTION APPLICATION IN LONDON COURT

The Royal Dutch PLC, Shell International Trading & Shipping Company Limited and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited loses application filed for jurisdiction in London court over the Bonga Oil spill case that occurred 20th of December 2011 in Niger Delta area of Nigeria. Arising from Jurisdictional hearing Thursday 19th September 2019 and Monday 7th October to Thursday 10th October 2019, after listening to … Continue reading Bonga Oil Spill Case: SHELL GROUP LOSES JURISDICTION APPLICATION IN LONDON COURT

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