Kerosene Explosion Kills 1 And Hospitalised 17

Kerosene Explosion Kills 1 And Hospitalised 17

About a month after a 50-year-old housewife, Jenny Ibor Okpa, from Ofalosi village in Nko, Yakurr Local Council of Cross River State died from kerosene explosion, adulterated kerosene yesterday claimed a mother of two while 17 others are critically ill in the hospital. The incidents occurred as several explosions were recorded in nearly 10 homes, causing […]

Laboratory Test Disregards Alleged Toxic Waste At Koko

Recent suspected toxic waste dump at Koko in Warri North local council,in Delta State has under gone  laboratory analysis  which has revealed that the substance has no severe threat to human health, aquatic life and vegetation.   The Commissioner for Environment, Mr. John Nani told reporters in Asaba, the state capital yesterday that no environmental remediation […]

Oil Firms Forced To Relocate To Niger Delta

The  Ijaw National Congress (INC) And The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) and have asked the Presidency to enforce the relocation of multinational oil companies to the Niger Delta. They said that the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo’s directives to oil firms to relocate their headquarters to the region without a time-frame creates […]

Ex-militants Applauds Osinbajo For Ordering Relocation Of Oil Companies Headquarters To N’Delta

Ex-militants Applauds Osinbajo For Ordering Relocation Of Oil Companies Headquarters To N’Delta

Directive to relocate Oil Companies to Niger-Delta has rekindled our hope in Nigeria, Says the ex-militants. The relocation of cor­porate headquarters of in­ternational oil companies to their operational bases in the region would foster peace, unity and rapid de­velopment. Beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme under phase 2 in Bayelsa State have again applauded Acting […]

Shell, Eni Face Criminal Charges

Shell, Eni Face Criminal Charges

Nigeria has filed criminal charges of corruption against oil multinationals Royal Dutch Shell and Eni over the $1.1 billion (R14.3 billion) sale of one of Africa’s richest oil blocks. Both companies have denied any wrongdoing. Charges filed at the High Court in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, allege the companies paid $801 million to former Oil Minister […]

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