Lack of planning bane of Nigeria’s arrested development, says Diete-Spiff
Nigeria became independent in 1960. In 1963 they had population census and came up with a figure of 63 million. Since then our estimated figure is 200 million.
Monarch tasks oil firms on environment
A Monarch in Bayelsa State, King Alfred Diete-Spiff, has called on multi nationals to adhere to environmental best practices in the Niger Delta region.He made the call at the weekend, during the 9th annual conference of Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice (CEPEJ) in Niger State.
Traditional rulers demand release of accumulated revenues to NNDC
Twenty-five years after traditional rulers and other stakeholders from the Oil and Minerals Producing States of the country pushed and got government to establish the Oil and Minerals Producing Areas Development Commission......
Oil-producing communities’ rulers suspend Diete-Spiff
The Traditional Rulers of Oil Mineral Producing Communities of Nigeria (TROMPCON) has indefinitely suspended the Amayanabo of Twon-Brass, Bayelsa State, King Alfred Diete-Spiff.
Bayelsa government to sack absentee workers, pay roll fraudsters
However, the Bayelsa state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), said labour was not in support of such, considering the fact that government was owing workers several months, especially local government workers up to 13 months.
An unwinnable war
The Federal Government of Nigeria is amassing troops, arms and ammunitions in the oil-rich Niger Delta region in readiness for war with the militants who have been destroying oil ...