Entries by Niger Delta New Vision

Ogoni clean-up: NDDC begins training for technical assistants

The Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Dr Nsima Ekere, on Friday hosted a two-day training workshop for technical assistants in the Ogoni clean-up and remediation project at the conference hall of the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. According to the PUNCH, Ekere, who was represented by the […]

Ogoni cleanup: Over 10,000 persons benefit from FG health intervention

Over 10, 000 persons in Ogoni have benefitted from the free health intervention by Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) powered by the federal government of Nigeria.  The Minister of State for Environment, Mr Ibrahim Usman Jibril disclosed this in Terabor General Hospital in Gokana, shortly after inspecting the ongoing medical outreach by HYPREP, for the […]

#NDNewVision: We will rectify decades of environmental damage in Ogoniland, says VP Osinbajo

*Says FG’s ongoing New Vision for Niger Delta  will be duly executed *$170M to be disbursed for clean-up exercise *$1B to be disbursed over a 5-year period   The Buhari administration is not only committed to ensuring that the clean-up of Ogoniland is carried out, but also ensuring that it is done transparently, according to […]

Ogoni Clean-up: Minister lauds HYPREP on initiative

The Honorable Minister of State Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Usman Jibril, has expressed the Federal Government’s satisfaction over the ongoing Ogoni free medical outreach programme, an initiative of the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP). Jibril made the commendation  at Gokana General hospital Terabor, where he witnessed over 40 Ogoni indigenes undergo surgical operations free of charge, […]

#NDNewVision: FG team visits OPAC modular refinery in Delta State

*On completion, first phase to produce 7,000 bpd In furtherance of the Federal Government’s commitment to improving domestic refining capacity and ongoing efforts in this direction in the support of the establishment of third-party financed Modular refineries, a team from the Office of the Vice President and the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources led by the […]

You have set the tone for positive things in Niger Delta- Dalung lauds Usani

The Honourable Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani has been commended for the series of projects the Ministry had inaugurated under this administration, saying he had set the tone for positive things in the region. The Honourable Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Barr. Solomon Dalung gave this commendation when he paid […]

FG Empowers Women from Niger Delta Region with ₦15 Million

In fulfillment of part of its pledge to improving the lives of people in the Niger Delta region, the Federal Government, through the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, continued its women development campaign through the sponsorship of individuals from the region in vocational training programmes. A one month training programme which was undertaken at the […]