The Bayelsa State Security Council has prohibited the use of assets, personnel and security operatives on attachment to surveillance contractors of oil and gas firms and any other personnel for political activities in the state.
L-R: Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Petroleum, Abuja, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, GMD, NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, and the Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Wabote, during the opening ceremony of the 8th Practical Nigerian Content Forum, at the Chief DSP Alamieyeseigha Memorial Banquet Hall, Government House, Yenagoa.
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, on Tuesday attributed an increase in oil production in the Niger Delta region to the peace building initiatives of Governor Henry Seriake Dickson led administration in Bayelsa.
Our attention have been drawn to the unfounded rumour being peddled by mischief makers on social media that the Bayelsa State Government has demanded the sum of 200 million naira from the Hyundai Heavy Industries Company Limited as money spent to fuel the company's power plant at the time it trained Bayelsan youths on vocational skills at the Bayelsa State College of Arts and Sciences (BYCAS) being part of the company's obligations to build the "Brass Fabrication Yard".
Stakeholders Alliance for Corporate Accountability, SACA, an organization based in Yenagoa has called on multi-national oil companies operating in the Niger Delta to adopt best global practices in their operations.