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  • 24 Sep 2020- 07:56 by Local Press Report SAPELE Vanguard A spillage suspected to be as a result of a broken pipeline allegedly belonging to an oil company, Seplat Petroleum Development Company, have sparked environmental problems for residents of Maka street opposite Mechanic village, along Shell
  • 24 Nov 2018- 12:22 by Local Press Report ABUJA Leadership Speaking at the stakeholder’s engagement on contextualizing Nigeria’s water resource management in mining and energy policies in Abuja, yesterday, Executive Director, Global Rights and host community activist, Ms Abiodun Baiyewu said the
  • 24 Nov 2018- 12:22 by Local Press Report ABUJA Vanguard News A coalition of Civil Society Organizations, CSOs, on Thursday, expressed concern over delay in the execution of the proposed clean-up of oil spillage in Ogoniland, despite the availability of $177million that International Oil
  • 4 Aug 2018- 06:59 by Local Press Report JOS The Eagle Online The Plateau state government on Thursday sealed up the Da-chong Mineral Separation Company, a lead and zinc mining outfit located in Jos. Ezekiel Daju, solid minerals development commissioner, said that the step became necessary because
  • 19 Jun 2018- 12:07 by Local Press Report ABUJA Vanguard Niger Delta Activists Forum, NDAF, has warned of planned attacks on oil facilities in the Niger Delta belonging to Nigeria Agip Oil Company, NAOC. The group had earlier given the company a 14-day ultimatum to recruit members of the host
  • 30 May 2018- 09:08 by Local Press Report ABUJA Punch Three states, Ekiti, Rivers and Cross River, have opposed the bill on water resources sent to the Senate by President Muhammadu Buhari. Also Niger Delta leaders, under the aegis of The Pan- Niger Delta Forum, rejected the bill, saying it was
  • 21 Nov 2016- 13:17 by Local Press Report LONDON Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Royal Dutch Shell this week is facing fresh environmental claims in a London high court as well as in the Netherlands, from two Nigerian communities who have suffered pollution episodes following repeated
  • 8 Nov 2016- 08:47 by Local Press Report YENAGOA Daily Post The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) says the source of an oil leak that polluted Otuokpoti communities in Bayelsa is being investigated. Corporate Risk Pollution Reputational Risk Yenagoa Africa Nigeria
  • 25 May 2016- 08:38 by Local Press Report LAGOS Daily Mail Militant attacks in Nigeria's oil-producing south have caused water supplies to be turned off in the country's commercial hub and biggest city, Lagos. Conflict Corporate Risk Energy Security Innovation, Infrastructure &
  • 4 May 2015- 09:31 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Zawya The Centralized Utilities Company (CUC) is ready for a prequalification exercise for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for its power and a desalination plants in Duqm. The captive 300MW combined cycle power plant integrated with a 1
  • 10 Dec 2014- 10:21 by Local Press Report AKURE The Guardian In what seems to be the long-sought breakthrough in the search for potable water for residents of fishing communities located in the ecologically ravaged oil-producing coastal stretch of Ondo State, the state government has signed a N2.4
  • 25 Sep 2014- 10:51 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH The Cambodian Daily A group of environmental activists who were briefly detained in Koh Kong province last week for blocking a government convoy attempting to reach the site of a controversial dam project says it will begin protesting this week
  • 28 Aug 2014- 09:37 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Oman Tribune The Islamic Development Bank has approved $176 million assistance to Oman’s Wadi Daiqah water supply project. This is part of the $987 million approved for new development projects by the bank’s board of executive directors at its 299th
  • 25 Mar 2014- 10:09 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH Shanghai Daily A 120-megawatt hydropower plant in western Cambodian province of Pursat will come into operation on Thursday after a Chinese developer completed five- year construction, a senior energy official said Monday. The Atai plant is
  • 25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Times of Oman Iran's SUNIR will complete the construction of a water pipeline to develop the water supply network in Al Jabal Al Akhdar within one-and-a-half years, a visiting Iranian official said here yesterday. "The construction work is

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