Okomu oil palm company
Okomu Oil rescues another elephant
The management of Okomu Oil Palm Company, on Monday, said it had, through combined efforts of its workers and Okomu National Park personnel, rescued an elephant unhurt.
‘Why Nigeria needs palm oil council’
Much has been said about this by other stakeholders that I don’t like to repeat. But I like to emphasise that over the years, the Nigerian oil palm industry has been a victim of neglect and sabotage...
Firm, state government differ on safety of Edo for investments
Okomu Oil Palm Company yesterday alleged that the “illegal acts by some local communities” which ‘prevented’ its workers from undertaking the planned clearing of the company’s Extension 1 boundaries in anticipation of the arrival of Edo State Geographic Information Service ..
Okomu Oil donates projects to host community in Edo
In line with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), and to improve community welfare, the Management of Okomu Oil Palm Company has donated projects to its host community in plantation extension II...
Okomu Oil Company, more than 40 years on
The history of Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc (Okomu) is well known in Nigeria and in some cases, even beyond its shores. Since its inception by the Federal Government of Nigeria...
Stakeholders berate ERA/FoEN over alleged displacement of 60,000 farmers in Edo
Stakeholders in the agriculture sector including the Edo State Council of Agriculture and Allied Employees Union of Nigeria (AAEUN) has condemned the alleged staged protest by the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth...
Activists urge Edo government to uphold order on Okomu Oil
The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN), representatives of the Owan and Okomu communities and a host of civil society groups have urged the Edo State government...
Okomu Oil Palm Company spends N20m on whistleblowers
The company’s Managing Director, Mr Graham Hefer, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin that the company had adopted whistle blowing policy for over 10 years now.