N15bn committed to Rivers State’s infrastructure development, says Shell
Out of the over N41 billion disbursed for community projects in the Niger Delta, about N15 billion went to Rivers State...
Shell warns stakeholders, youths against driving out investment from Niger Delta
The General Manager, External Relations, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Igo Weli, has urged stakeholders and youths in the Niger Delta to stop hostile...
Bayelsa flood victims lament negligence by government, oil firms
Flood victims in Bayelsa State have lamented the apathy of government and oil companies to their plight.They accused them of not showing enough concern, following the devastation of their homes, farmlands and livestock by floods.Residents of over 10 communities...
Bayelsa communities threaten showdown with SPDC over GMoU
Bayelsa communities under the Tarakiri clusters in Ekeremor and Sagbama local government areas of the state are threatening a showdown with the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) over breaches in the agreements reached in the Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU).
Clark urges Buhari to investigate military invasion of Belema oil field
National Leader of the PAN Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a panel to investigate...
SPDC announces clean-up in Aghoro, Odimodi
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), says it has recovered over 95 per cent of spilled oil from the recent spill incidents on sections of the Trans Ramos Pipeline (TRP) in Aghoro and Odimodi communities in Bayelsa and Delta states respeftively.
Stakeholders allege slow progress in Delta State
Stakeholders in Delta State have said the state is not developing as it should.
Bayelsa Deputy Governor visits oil spill site, raps Shell
The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa, retired Rear Admiral John Jonah on Monday criticised Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) over the frequent spills on oilfields in the state.
Nigeria loses N2.7b daily to Trans Ramos pipeline shut-in
With the current price of Brent crude oil at N75 per barrel during the trading hours of Monday, Nigeria is losing about N2.7 billion daily, as the 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) Trans Ramos Pipeline...
Saro-Wiwa’s associates want FG to take over Ogoni oil fields
A GROUP, Ken Saro Wiwa Associates [KSWA], has rejected a plan by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited [SPDC] to apply for the renewal of its subsisting leases over a number of Oil Mining Leases [OMLs], including OML 11 (Ogoni Fields).