FEC Approves $11bn For Construction of Lagos-Calabar Coastal Rail
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved $11.174 billion for the construction of a standard-gauge coastal railway from Lagos to Calabar, which will link all coastal cities nationwide by rail in six years
#NDNewVision: Photos of OPAC Modular Refinery, Delta
One of the nagging issues we were confronted with during my tour of the Niger Delta was how to deal with the proliferation of artisanal refinery and its attendant negative environmental impact. Our solution was to promote the establishment of modular refineries,” Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN
Why FG is intensifying Peace Efforts in Niger Delta – Dikio
With the visit of the Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dikio (retd), to Gbaramatu, Delta State, as part of his ‘back to the region tour’, the Federal Government is ramping up peace efforts in the Niger Delta
Ogoni CleanUp: FG flag-off of water projects in Ogoniland
As part of the key emergency measures recommended by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in the Cleanup of Ogoniland, the Federal Government has flagged off key water projects in Ogoniland to provide potable water to the impacted communities
Why We Are Promoting Modular Refineries, New Vision For Niger Delta – Osinbajo
The integration of artisanal and modular refinery operators into mainstream oil and gas sector promotes the inclusion of more local content in the industry and advance the use of home-grown technology in the refining of petroleum products, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.
New NDDC HQ: Important milestone in our efforts for overall development of Niger Delta - President Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari says the inauguration of the new headquarters building of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, marks an important milestone in his administration’s effort to reposition the Commission for the overall development of the Niger Delta region
President Buhari performs groundbreaking ceremony for Bonny Deep Sea Port, others
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presided over the virtual groundbreaking ceremony of the rehabilitation and reconstruction Of Port Harcourt — Maiduguri Eastern Narrow Gauge Railway Project, Bonny Deep-Sea Port and Railway Industrial park, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State
Bayelsa Oil and Gas Park to be Ready in 2022, says NCDMB
The Nigerian Oil and Gas Park being developed by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) at Emeyal 1, Bayelsa State would be completed in the 4th quarter of 2022, the Executive Secretary NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote has said.
NDDC’s Administrator harps on security in Niger Delta
The Interim Administrator of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Efiong Akwa, has stressed the need for peace and security to create the necessary environment for the rapid development of the Niger Delta region.
Brass Methanol Plant to create 35,000 jobs as NCDMB, NNPC stake US$670m
The construction phase of the 10,000 tonnes/day methanol production plant by the Brass Fertiliser and Petrochemical Company Ltd (BFPCL) is expected to create 30,000 direct and indirect jobs, as well as an additional 5,000 permanent jobs during the operations phase.
TANGIBLE RESULTS OF THE NEW VISION FOR NIGER DELTA
Nigerian Maritime University
Approval of a 2017 commencement date for the stalled Nigerian Maritime University in Delta State
Presidential Amnesty Programme
Approval by president Buhari of an additional N35bn for the 2016 budget of the Presidential Amnesty Programme
Approval for the establishment of Modular Refineries across the nine states of the Niger Delta
Resumption of Construction work on abandoned projects across the Niger Delta, including the all-important East-West Road
The Niger Delta New Vision brings together a robust set of initiatives, projects and solutions aimed at ensuring sustainable development in the Niger Delta. Vice President Osinbajo is leading the #NDNewVision engagement, on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Government.
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