Sunday, 2nd October 2022
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Oil Spill

6 Sep
Indigenes of Bodo community in Gokhana Council of Rivers State have lamented effects of oil spillage in the area. Community members blamed their woes on failed facilities owned and managed by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC).
3 Jul
Indigenous Oil & Gas Company, Eroton Exploration and Production Company Limited has said the oil spill from its wellhead in the Niger Delta region was caused by activities of vandals ..
26 Jun
The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), yesterday, confirmed an oil wellhead leak at Oil Mining Lease (OML) 18, operated by an indigenous operator, Eroton Exploration
20 Jun
There are communities in the Niger Delta that would compete to have the dubious notoriety of being the oil spill capital of the world due to the regularity of oil spill incidents
14 Mar
An environmental rights group, known as Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC), has raised the alarm over a recent oil spill, which occurred on March 5 at Touma-Ama Community Manifold in Bille Kingdom in Degema Council of Rivers State.
1 Mar
Residents of Amuokpokpor-Elume community and its neighbouring communities in Sapele Council of Delta State are reportedly grappling with oil spill from wellheads, operated by Conoil.
23 Jan
Thousands of barrels of crude oil that were spilled off Peru's central coast have taken a grim toll: dead birds adrift in the sea and irate fishermen stuck on the docks.
7 Dec 2021
Federal regulatory agencies are not doing enough to assuage the sufferings of victims of Nembe oil spillage in Bayelsa State, the paramount ruler of Opu-Nembe Kingdom, King Biobelemoye Josiah, Ogbodo VIII, has declared.
21 Nov 2021
Youths in Kula Kingdom in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State have decried an ongoing spill from a faulty pipeline of a facility operated by an oil firm in the area.
29 Jun 2021
The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has urged ExxonMobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited to comply with the Federal High Court judgment, which ordered it to pay communities in Ibeno Council....
6 May 2021
Indigenes of Okpoama Community, hometown of Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, have lamented the devastation of the environment caused by oil spill from the Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) facilities.
14 Apr 2021
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, yesterday, charged members of the House of Representatives to expedite action on passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) as to expeditiously...


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