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FG Woos Global Investors For 17 Oil Blocks

FG Woos Global Investors For 17 Oil Blocks

The Chief Executive of the Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission (NUPRC), Gbenga Komolafe has wooed foreign investors at the ongoing 2024 Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, United States. This was as the Federal Government marketed 12…

Ex-N’Delta Warlords Meet To Combat Economic Hardship

Ex-N’Delta Warlords Meet To Combat Economic Hardship

Following the economic hardship facing the nation, some ex-Niger Delta Militants have held a stakeholder meeting on how to combat the current issue, particularly in the Niger Delta region. The meeting was held at the…

NNPCL Uncovers Fresh 223 Illegal Refineries In N’Delta

NNPCL Uncovers Fresh 223 Illegal Refineries In N’Delta

In a renewed effort to deepen its fight against crude oil theft, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) on Wednesday said it uncovered 223 fresh illegal connections and refineries in the Niger Delta. In…

JTF Uncovers 14 Illegally Refining Sites In Rivers

JTF Uncovers 14 Illegally Refining Sites In Rivers

The Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Delta Safe (OPDS), led by Rear Adm. John Okeke, has exposed 14 illegal crude oil refining sites in Rivers State.  The Commander, who recently assumed duty, revealed that the…

Diri Assures Bayelsans Of More Projects

Diri Assures Bayelsans Of More Projects

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Duoye Diri has reassured the people of the state that his administration is committed to providing them with additional projects. Diri who spoke during his swearing-in for a second time…

Oil Theft: NNPCL Rejects Senate’s Move To Increase Oil Production

Oil Theft: NNPCL Rejects Senate’s Move To Increase Oil Production

The Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL), Mele Kyari, has vehemently condemned the rate of oil theft and vandalism in the Niger Delta region, describing it as a catastrophe.…

Delta Monarch Seeks Expansion Of Osubi Airport, Revitalisation Of Warri Ports

Delta Monarch Seeks Expansion Of Osubi Airport, Revitalisation Of Warri Ports

HRM. Emmanuel Sideso (Abe 1)  the Ovie of Uvwie Kingdom, has called on the Federal Government to expand Osubi airport in Delta State to accommodate bigger aircraft. The monarch made the call over the weekend…

Why Tinubu Should Spend $150m Abacha Loot On N’Delta – Austin

Why Tinubu Should Spend $150m Abacha Loot On N’Delta – Austin

President Bola Tinubu has been urged to appropriate the recovered $150m loot of late General Sani Abacha to boost critical infrastructures in the Niger Delta region. Ozobo Austin, a Niger Delta activist made the plea…

N’Delta Will Witness Monumental Devt Under Tinubu – Shettima

N’Delta Will Witness Monumental Devt Under Tinubu – Shettima

Senator Kashim Shettima, the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has reaffirmed President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s commitment to the Niger Delta region and the general development while speaking in Yenagoa, the capital of…

Delta Clan Petitions Oborevweri, PDP Over Alleged Marginalisation

Delta Clan Petitions Oborevweri, PDP Over Alleged Marginalisation

On Saturday, the people of the Nsukwa Clan in Delta State’s Aniocha South Local Government Area protested what they described as marginalisation by Delta State’s successive PDP-led governments. Governor Sheriff Oborevweri was urged to take…