Bayelsa State Government is to sign a Global Memorandum of Understanding with Shell Petroleum Development Company, (SPDC) on the Gbarain/Ubie Gas plant, a multi-million dollar project, which is the largest investment in Africa.
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State on Tuesday reiterated his call on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently address the bottlenecks militating against the commencement of work on the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Refinery projects.
Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Seriake Dicksonon Wednesday said, the government will set up a task force to check the activities of illegal crude oil refineries to protect the environment in Bayelsa State.
The Bayelsa State Government has again called on the National Assembly and other relevant agencies of the Federal Government to prevail on the multi-National Oil Companies to relocate their headquarters to the oil producing states of the Country.
The Governor of Bayelsa State, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has said that the oil producing states in the country were not getting the complete 13 percent derivation of revenue derived from oil production as provided for in the constitution.