News - Niger Delta

 

RIVERS: AMAECHI ON OBIO/AKPO COUNCIL

3 years ago /

Rivers state Governor, Chibuike Amaechi has dissolved the Obio/Akpor local government council re-instated by a court on Monday.

 

APC Membership: Amaechi supporters back his move

3 years ago /

As regards the joining of Gov. Amaechi to the All Progressive Congress – APC, the reaction among his supporters and indeed key officials of his administration at various levels was swift.

Nigerian Content Conference: Stakeholders want more participation of Nigerians in all sectors of the oil Industry

3 years ago /

The Workshop and exhibition which was organized to iron out whichever impediments to the implementation of the Local Content proposal attracted over 400 Oil industry experts, representatives of host communities and was organized by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board and the Bayelsa state government.

 

CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS TREATMENT OF NIGERIAN OIL COMMUN ITIES' RESIDENTS BY FOREIGN OIL COMPANIES

3 years ago /

Some civil society groups have raised concerns about the rights and security of residents of oil producing communities in Nigeria. The groups are bothered by what they describe as the insensitivity of multi-national companies to the plight of their host communities.  They are particularly worried by the continued abuse of residents by private security concerns.

 

NIGER DELTA: REPS CALLS FOR URGENT CLEAN UP OF OGONILAND

3 years ago /

The Environmental pollution in Ogoniland blamed on Oil companies resonated at the House of Representatives on Wednesday.

 

NIGERIA: DELTA CENTRAL REPRESENTED ONCE AGAIN IN THE SENATE

3 years ago /

The Late Senator Pius Ewherido has finally been formally replaced in the Senate.

 

LAWYERS REACT TO JUDGEMENT IN IBORI CASE

3 years ago /

Legal practitioners in Abuja are divided over the recent judgment by the Federal High court which declared that the Fifteen million dollars allegedly used by former Delta state Governor James Ibori to bribe officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC be forfeited to the Federal government.          

RIVERS: GOVERNOR ROTIMI AMAECHI DECLARES RIVERS STATE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR OPEN TO INVESTORS

3 years ago /

A multi-billion naira plantation in Rivers state has provided the litmus test of growing investors’ confidence in the efforts of the Governor Amaechi administration in boosting the agricultural sector in the state.  

NIGER DELTA: Nigerian Naval Officers arrest 61 suspected criminals

3 years ago /

The Nigerian Navy has arrested 61 persons suspected of being criminals. Commodore Enemor of the Nigerian Navy said that the arrest of 61 persons by the Navy spoke volumes of the Navy’s determination to ensure that economic saboteurs do not go unpunished. 

 

LABOUR RELATIONS: House of Reps Summon Bank Chief over Disenguaged Staff

3 years ago /

The Nigerian House of Representatives has summoned the Managing Director of Mainstreet bank, Faith Tuedor-Matthews to appear before it following a petition brought by 670 staffers allegedly sacked by the bank. Reading through the riot act at an interactive session with the petitioners, the Chairman House Committee on Banking and Currency, Jones Victor Onyereri says the bank chief risks being arrested if she fails to appear before the committee on the October 2nd.


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