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Nigerian Army, MOSOP disagree over killing of Ogoni man

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People has condemned the alleged killing of a middle-aged man, Nen-elkpege Lezor, by soldiers said to have raided Kegbara Dere community in the Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Report: Shell knew its $1.1 billion for OPL 245 will go into private pockets

A new report by a non-governmental organisation, Global Witness, has blamed Shell and Eni for their alleged roles in the acquisition of OPL 245 in the oil-rich Niger Delta which is linked to Malabu oil scandal.

Shell: Judgment on $3.6 billion Bonga oil spill fine not binding

Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO) says court judgment on 3.6 billion dollars fine for the Dec. 20, 2011 oil spill in parts of Niger Delta is not binding.

Shell decries frequent sabotage of pipeline, spills in Bayelsa

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) on Monday decried the high rate of vandalism on its pipeline network at its oilfields in Bayelsa resulting to oil leaks and pollution of the environment.

Shell appeals court order on managing director, two others

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has appealed a Rivers State High Court order sentencing its Managing Director and two others to three months imprisonment for contempt of court.

Court commits Shell chief, others to three months’ imprisonment

A Port Harcourt High Court yesterday sentenced the Managing Director of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Mr. Osagie Okunbor, and two others to three months’ imprisonment with hard labour for disobeying court order.

JTF, Shell deny coercing Bayelsa community to endorse spill report

The Joint Task Force in the Niger Delta and oil major, Shell on Monday denied allegations of coercing the leadership of Aghoro 1 community in Bayelsa to sign a disputed report on oil spillage.

Shell, Niger Delta communities disagree on spill impact

A disagreement in the areas impacted by an oil leak on the Trans Ramos Pipeline within Shell’s oilfield at Aghoro communities in Bayelsa has stalled a joint investigation of the spill.

Bayelsa communities lament blockage of waterway by exhumed pipeline

Some Residents of Amazor and Aghoro communities in Ekeremor Local Government area of Bayelsa that were affected by oil spillage have lamented blockage of their waterway by exhumed pipeline.

Shell: Investigation of oil spill in Bayelsa community underway

The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) says a Joint Investigation Visit (JIV) to Aghoro community in Bayelsa is underway to investigate the cause of an oil leak in the neighbourhood.

Shell confirms leaks on Trans Ramos Pipeline

Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has confirmed four leak points on its 24-inch Trans Ramos Pipeline in the swamps of Western Niger Delta.

Rivers, Shell Nigeria Gas sign MoU on gas supply to industries

The Rivers Government and Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the distribution of gas to industries in the Greater Port Harcourt area and its environs.

Shell Nigeria faults Amnesty report on Ogoniland

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has denied a report by the Amnesty International alleging that a cache of thousands of internal documents suggested that the Anglo-Dutch oil giant’s complicity in crimes committed by the Nigerian military in the 1990s.

Fed govt to earn $8.75m from new 175,000bpd oil production

The Federal Government’s revenue drive has got a lift with additional $8.750 million or N2.668 billion to be derived from fresh 175,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day from Shell’s Gbaran-Ubie Phase 2.

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed 1,400 corps members to Gombe State for the 2019 Batch B Stream II orientation course.

Katsina deaths: NYSC restricts movement of corps members

The Director General of the National Youths Service Scheme, NYSC, Brigadier- General S. Ibrahim, on Tuesday in katsina ordered State Coordinators, nationwide to strictly enforce relevant extant rules that regulates the movement of corps members both on inter and intrastate and local government boundaries, as part of measures to stem rising cases of deaths through road accidents and exposure to banditry and other violent attacks.
Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan has paid a solidarity visit to former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu after he was attacked in Germany few days ago by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

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Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan, has paid a solidarity visit to former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, after he was attacked in Germany few days ago by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.