OUR COMMITMENT TO CORPS MANDATE REMAINS ABSOLUTE, SAYS TAMBUWAL

OUR COMMITMENT TO THE CORPS MANDATE REMAINS ABSOLUTE SAYS TAMBUWAL. The State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Rivers State Command, Abu Tambuwal has maintained that the statutory mandate of the NSCDC remains paramount while carrying out assigned duties urging that all officers and men must be absolutely committed and guided by the mandate in their respective operations. Tambuwal made this call … Continue reading OUR COMMITMENT TO CORPS MANDATE REMAINS ABSOLUTE, SAYS TAMBUWAL

NIGERIA IN FOR DIRE ECONOMIC PROBLEM IF ILLEGAL BUNKERING IS NOT STOPPED – Gov Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the Nigeria’s economy will remain vulnerable and weak if illegal bunkering and artisanal refining of crude oil continue unabated. A report by Kelvin Ebiri, Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor disclosed that Governor Wike made the observation at the commissioning and presentation of 14 ballistic gunboats, donated by the Rivers State Government to the Nigerian Navy, … Continue reading NIGERIA IN FOR DIRE ECONOMIC PROBLEM IF ILLEGAL BUNKERING IS NOT STOPPED – Gov Wike

ILLEGAL CRUDE OIL REFINERIES RUINING OUR HEALTH, NATIONAL ECONOMY, SAYS GOV WIKE; TELLS CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF, GEN. IRABOR TO SUPPORT FIGHT, PUNISH CULPABLE OFFICERS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says illegal crude oil refinery operators are causing great health hazard to residents in the State and destroying the national economy, which his administration will not tolerate. Kelvin Ebiri, Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor, disclosed in a report that Governor Wike made the declaration when he received on courtesy visit, the Chief of Defence Staff, General … Continue reading ILLEGAL CRUDE OIL REFINERIES RUINING OUR HEALTH, NATIONAL ECONOMY, SAYS GOV WIKE; TELLS CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF, GEN. IRABOR TO SUPPORT FIGHT, PUNISH CULPABLE OFFICERS

DELTA GOVT DONATES 5 AMOURED CARRIERS TO ARMY, POLICE

Delta Government on Wednesday, January 19, handed over 5 armoured personnel carriers to the 63 Brigade, Nigerian Army and the state police command to strengthen their operations. Presenting the armoured vehicles shortly after the State Security Council Meeting held at Government House, Asaba, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa said three of the security vehicles were for the Army while two were for the Police. He expressed appreciation … Continue reading DELTA GOVT DONATES 5 AMOURED CARRIERS TO ARMY, POLICE

WIKE GIVES LGA CHAIRMEN 48 HOURS ULTIMATUM TO IDENTIFY ILLEGAL REFINERY SITES, OPERATORS; DEMANDS REDEPLOYMENT OF DPO, NSCDC OFFICER IMPLICATED IN ILLEGAL REFINERY ACTIVITIES

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the 23 Local Government Chairmen to provide a comprehensive list of illegal refineries and their operators within their jurisdiction. Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor, Kelvin Ebiri, reports that Governor Wike gave the ultimatum at a meeting with the council chairmen and heads of the Nigerian Army, Nigerian Air force, Nigerian … Continue reading WIKE GIVES LGA CHAIRMEN 48 HOURS ULTIMATUM TO IDENTIFY ILLEGAL REFINERY SITES, OPERATORS; DEMANDS REDEPLOYMENT OF DPO, NSCDC OFFICER IMPLICATED IN ILLEGAL REFINERY ACTIVITIES

Black Soot: WIKE TASKS RIVERS CP, OTHERS TO ARREST, PROSECUTE ARTISANAL REFINERS

Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has charged the Rivers State Commissioner of Police to collaborate with the other Security Agencies, Council Chairmen and Traditional Rulers to fish out all those involved in illegal bunkering and artisanal refining for prosecution. The governor accused persons engaged in illegal bunkering and artisanal refining for the black soot environmental menace that is endangering the health of residents of the State. … Continue reading Black Soot: WIKE TASKS RIVERS CP, OTHERS TO ARREST, PROSECUTE ARTISANAL REFINERS

GOV WIKE IMPLORES NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES TO END ILLEGAL OIL REFINING IN RIVERS

The Governor of Rivers State, Barr. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has implored the Nigerian Armed Forces and other security agencies to end illegal bunkering and artisanal refining in the State Governor Wike made the call during the special Juma’at prayer in commemoration of the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration at the State Central Mosque in Port Harcourt on Friday. The Governor, who was represented by … Continue reading GOV WIKE IMPLORES NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES TO END ILLEGAL OIL REFINING IN RIVERS