Rivers Govt. Directs Civil Servants To Resume Work After COVID-19 Induced Break
Niger Delta

I Am Not Afraid Of Political Persecution – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that he is not afraid of political persecution from opponents once his tenure ends in 2023. He however

I Will Deliver Of My Campaign Promises - Obaseki Assures
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I Will Deliver On My Campaign Promises – Obaseki Assures

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has reassured the people of the state that his government will fulfill all promises made during his second term electoral

Akpabio Directs NDDC To Revert To Auditors Before Contractors Are Paid
Niger Delta

Akpabio Directs NDDC To Liaise With Auditors Before Contractors Are Paid

Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has directed that before Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) pays for any contract, all the papers relating

IOCs Must Relocate To Niger Delta For Peace To Reign Sylva
Niger Delta

IOCs Must Relocate To Niger Delta For Peace To Reign Sylva

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says for multinational oil companies to relocate their operational headquarters to the Niger Delta, there must

Niger Delta Ministers Are Responsible For Region Underdevelopment - Ijaw Group
Niger Delta

Niger Delta Ministers Are Responsible For Region Underdevelopment – Ijaw Group

Ijaw communities, under the Movement for the Survival of Izon Ethnic Nationality in Niger Delta (MOSIEND), has blamed ministers from the Southsouth for the region’s

Bayelsa Airport Secures License To Begin Flight Operations
Niger Delta

Bayelsa Airport Secures License To Begin Flight Operations

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has finally given approval to the Bayelsa International Airport to commence commercial flight operations. The NCAA Director-General, Nuhu Musa,

Niger Delta Militants Threaten To Renew Hostilities Over Non-Payment Of 13 Derivation Funds
Niger Delta

Niger Delta Militants Threaten To Renew Hostilities Over Non-Payment Of 13 Derivation Funds

Nine militant groups in the Niger Delta have threatened to jettison the existing ceasefire agreed with the federal government and resume armed agitation over the

Amaechi Inaugurates Freight Services From Warri To Itakpe
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Amaechi Inaugurates Freight Services From Warri To Itakpe

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the freight services on Warri-Itakpe Standards Guage Railway Line would create more jobs and promote the

IYC Faults Akpabio Over 'Endless Forensic Audit' Of NDDC
Niger Delta

NDDC: Akpabio Makes Case For Improved Funding

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, has called for improved funding for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to enhance the infrastructural

Niger Delta Community Decries Environmental Impact Of Oil Spills, Demand N800b Compensation
Niger Delta

Host Community Blocks Nat’l Assembly Members From Accessing Oil Spill Site

Residents of Biseni clan, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa, on Thursday blocked members of the House of Representative Ad-Hoc Committee on Oil Spills and