Bayelsa communities threaten showdown with SPDC over GMoU
Bayelsa communities under the Tarakiri clusters in Ekeremor and Sagbama local government areas of the state are threatening a showdown with the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) over breaches in the agreements reached in the Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU).
Clark urges Buhari to investigate military invasion of Belema oil field
National Leader of the PAN Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a panel to investigate...
SPDC announces clean-up in Aghoro, Odimodi
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), says it has recovered over 95 per cent of spilled oil from the recent spill incidents on sections of the Trans Ramos Pipeline (TRP) in Aghoro and Odimodi communities in Bayelsa and Delta states respeftively.
Stakeholders allege slow progress in Delta State
Stakeholders in Delta State have said the state is not developing as it should.
Bayelsa Deputy Governor visits oil spill site, raps Shell
The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa, retired Rear Admiral John Jonah on Monday criticised Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) over the frequent spills on oilfields in the state.
Nigeria loses N2.7b daily to Trans Ramos pipeline shut-in
With the current price of Brent crude oil at N75 per barrel during the trading hours of Monday, Nigeria is losing about N2.7 billion daily, as the 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) Trans Ramos Pipeline...
Saro-Wiwa’s associates want FG to take over Ogoni oil fields
A GROUP, Ken Saro Wiwa Associates [KSWA], has rejected a plan by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited [SPDC] to apply for the renewal of its subsisting leases over a number of Oil Mining Leases [OMLs], including OML 11 (Ogoni Fields).
SPDC clears air on Bodo oil spill pollution clean-up
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) said it has commenced the clean-up of Bodo oil spill since September 2017 with the removal of free-phase surface oil.
Nigeria loses N63.778tr to oil production halt in Ogoni
The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) started operations in Ogoni land in Rivers State in 1958, drilling a total of 96 wells to bring nine oil fields on stream.