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Emma Amaize ASABA- EX-MILITANTS laid siege to the East-West Road, weekend, at Orhoro community in the outskirt of Bomadi local government area, Delta State with trailers and almost lynched one of their former leaders for allegedly embezzling their allowances. Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mamman Tsafe...

Presidential Adviser on Niger Delta and Chairman of the Amnesty Programme of the Federal Government, Chief Kingsley Kuku has urged the international community to partner with Nigeria in ensuring lasting peace to the troubled Niger Delta. The Presidential Adviser made the appeal in an address to the international community in London on a conference, “Amnesty in the Niger...

Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa – Communities on the Atlantic fringe in the Brass Local Government area in Bayelsa State have been urged to provide an atmosphere conducive for the establishment of a fabrication yard by Hyundai Heavy Industries of South Korea worth $7billion. The fabrication yard when established is expected to generate employment for two thousand youths...

ASABA – EX-MILITANTS laid siege to the East-West Road at Orhoro , the entrance to Bomadi community in Delta State , weekend, with a trailers and nearly lynched one of their former leaders for allegedly pilfering with their allowances. Meanwhile, the Federal Government has ordered the Joint Task Force on the Niger-Delta and Police Commands and other security agents...

By Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa – Tension is brewing in the riverside oil rich community of Olugbobiri in the Southern Ijaw local government area of Bayelsa State over the continued abandonment of a NDDC shore protection projects as the natives yesterday warned that the development could ignite another round of crisis in the area. Olugbobiri which is host to a number...

Some youths from four communities in Kolo Creek – Imiringi, Elebele, Otuasega and Oruma – today (July 14) protested at SPDC JV’s Kolo Creek field...

By Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa – Tension is brewing in the riverside oil rich community of Olugbobiri in the Southern Ijaw local government area of Bayelsa State over the continued abandonment of a NDDC shore protection projects as the natives yesterday warned that the development could ignite another round of crisis in the area. Olugbobiri which is host to a number...

Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC), Mr. Chibuzor Okwuoha says that the Commissioner will soon come up with a comprehensive data base that will contain the various categories of qualified persons in the region that are unemployed for easy assessment. He stated this in Asaba, when he paid a courtesy visit on Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan at...

By Samuel Oyadongha, Yenagoa – Exactly seven days after operations at the Kolo Creek Logistics Base owned by the Anglo-Dutch oil giant, Shell Petroleum...

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has donated a set of fishing gear to 34 co-operative groups in Rivers State as part of its scheme to boost riverine economy and empower the people. Commissioner representing Rivers State on the Board of the NDDC, Georgewill Emmanuel, who handed over the fishing gears, urged the beneficiaries to accept the opportunities as a...