Sunday, 28th November 2021
Breaking News:

Niger Delta

2 days ago
Federal Government, yesterday, announced its resolve to apply stiffer sanctions against oil companies linked to spillage in the country.
2 days ago
Niger Delta-based youth organisation, Anioma Youth Forum Worldwide (AWF-W), has accused the Niger Delta Minister, Godswill Akpabio, of undermining existing peace in the region
23 Nov
The National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) has attributed the delays in the cleaning of oil spillage and other environmental degradation in the country to poor cooperation of the host communities.
18 Nov
Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has urged Federal Government to allow illegal refineries to operate rather than destroy them.
18 Nov
Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Omotayo Alasoadura, has said the region contributes over 80 per cent of the nation’s resources and about 95 per cent of foreign exchange earnings
16 Nov
Four knotty issues are currently eliciting outrage and raising tension in the Niger Delta - delay in appointing a substantive Board for the Niger Delta Development Commission
16 Nov
Solving Niger Delta challenges requires combined efforts, resources, and capabilities of stakeholders, the new Executive Director of Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta
14 Nov
The Minster of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has pledged the support of the ministry to ensure the speedy completion
10 Nov
The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Petroleum Resources and the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State, yesterday, began the training of selected youths
9 Nov
Members of Niger Delta and Regional Development Thematic Area have canvassed seven per cent increment of Resource Control for the host communities as contained in the Petroleum Industrial Act (PIA).
9 Nov
Ijaw National Congress (INC) has called on the Federal Government to take urgent steps to address brewing agitations in Niger Delta, especially the “continued delay of the inauguration of a substantive board for the NDDC.”
29 Oct
The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and some stakeholders in the host communities have said the relocation of international oil companies (IOCs) to Niger Delta region was loverdue.


10 mins ago
Normalcy has been restored to the”bandit-infected” Abuja-Kaduna highway following President Muhammadu Buhari’s order to deal mercilessly with highway criminals across the country.
31 mins ago
The Police Command in Kaduna has confirmed the release of 10 out of the 13 abducted staff of the Zaria Local Government, Kaduna State...
40 mins ago
Paris Saint-Germain overturned an early deficit to beat 10-man Saint-Etienne 3-1 away in Ligue 1 on Sunday, with Lionel Messi setting up all three goals...
44 mins ago
Manchester City beat West Ham 2-1 in swirling snow on Sunday to return to second in the Premier League as Watford manager Claudio Ranieri endured a miserable return to Leicester.
1 hour ago
Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno said his administration was planning to support 10,000 irrigation farmers in 2022.