Okomu oil palm company
Managing Director of Okomu Oil Palm Company, Edo State, Dr. Graham Hefer, yesterday, lamented gunmen’s attacks on the company’s plantation.
3 Oct 2021
Standing beside the piles of dark red palm fruits ready for crushing for their essence, Nigerian farmer Micah Ojo hopes to cash in on the government's drive to revive the country's once thriving palm oil business. His farm is one of the small plantations scattered across southern Nigeria where the government is investing heavily in…
4 Jun 2021
Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc has posted profit after tax (PAT) of N7, 780,519 for the year ended December 31,2020. The figure is 40 per cent better than the N5, 049,637 tally of 2019.
23 Apr 2021
Okomu Oil Palm Company, has launched the pilot phase of its smallholder scheme with oil palm farmers from its neighbouring communities around the main estate plantation in Ovia South West Local Government Area.
15 Mar 2021
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.
31 Dec 2020
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...
17 Mar 2020
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 ..
10 Aug 2018
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...
8 Jun 2018
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...
17 Oct 2017
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...
24 Jun 2017
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...
21 May 2017
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.