Tag archive for ‘Shell’
By admin On Monday, September 6th, 2021

Okowa Commends Shell For Donating Multimillion Dollar Projects To Maritime University

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has described the phase one of infrastructure projects donated to the Nigerian Maritime University in Okerenkoko, Delta State by The More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

UPU Leader, Moses Taiga Appeals To Departed Oil Giants To Return To Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) President General (Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to all the oil giants which include Shell, Chevron, Seplats, Agip and others who departed More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Federal Government Takesover Osubi Airport Over Alleged Incompetence

LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The festering face-off between aviation service providers and management of Osubi Airport, in Warri, Delta State, has assumed a new dimension with the Federal Government’s approval More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

N’Delta:Shell Deploys State-Of-The-Art Cameras To Track Spills, Crude Theft

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s leading energy giant, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), has deployed state-of-the-art high definition cameras for quick detection More...

By admin On Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Ijaw Community Demands For Appointment Of indigene As DESOPADEC Chairman

LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Ogulagha Kingdom in Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State has appealed to Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa to appoint one of their indigene as Chairman More...

By admin On Friday, August 31st, 2018

Relays: Govt College Ughelli To Host 200 Nigeria Schools

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-More than 20 secondary schools in Nigeria will compete at the inaugural edition of the Government College Ughelli (GCU) Relays scheduled for Saturday 17 November, 2018. According More...

By admin On Monday, August 20th, 2018

Shell Confirms Recovery Of 95% Spill In Odimodi, Aghoro

LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) says it has recovered over 95 percent of spilled oil from the recent spill incidents on sections of the Trans More...

By admin On Monday, February 26th, 2018

Delta Govt Urges Shell To Return Administrative Office To The State In Full

LAGOS FEBRUARY 26TH(URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State government has called on Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to return its administrative and oil mining operations to the state in full. The state Commissioner More...

By admin On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Ijaw Community Raises Alarm Over Poisonous Air Pollution from Shell Gas Facility

By Amos Okioma LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents and indigenes of Tombia Community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa have raised the alarm over suspected poisonous air pollution allegedly emanating More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Shell Donates Modern Geophysical Equipment Accesseries to OAU

L-R: General Manager, Exploration, Shell Petroleum Development Company ofNigeria (SPDC), Mr. Daniel Agbaire; Occupant of the SPDC Professorial Chairin Geology at OAU, Professor (Mrs.) Mary Olowokere; Acting Vice More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Ogoni Communities Drag Shell to Court in UK for ‘Decades of Oil Spills’ in Nigeria

LAGOS NOVEMVER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, leader of Nigeria’s Ogale people, unpacked four bottles of water from his homeland and lined them up on a table to show why his subjects are suing More...

By admin On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

NNPC, Shell Sign MoUs with Nigerian Banks for $2.2 bn Contractor Financing Aid

Sitting L-R: Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN) Chairman, Mazi Bank-Anthony Okoroafor; Representative of the Group General Manager, National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS), Supervisor, More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

SNEPCo Donates Modern Test Laboratory to Nigerian Institute of Welding

LAGOS NOVEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) and it co-venturers (ExxonMobil, TOTAL and ENI) have donated facilities including a modern test laboratory to the Nigerian More...

By admin On Saturday, June 25th, 2016

New Militant Group Threatens to Bomb Third Mainland Bridge, Bonga Oil field, Onitsha–Asaba Bridge

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A new militant group, the Asawana Deadly Force of Niger Delta (ADFND) has vowed to bomb the Bonga Oil Field, Third Mainland Bridge and the Onitsha – Asaba bridge among others More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Buhari to Visit Niger Delta On Thursday

Buhari LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari will this week make his first visit as president to Nigeria’s oil-producing south, which has been riven by an upsurge in violence from militants, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 28th, 2016
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Military Raid Tompolo’s Village as N’Delta Avengers Continue with Destruction of Pipeline Installations

Tompolo LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The search for members of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) responsible for the upsurge in vandalism of oil and gas installations has gone further awry as members of the Joint Military More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Lagos First Lady Commends NNPC, SNEPCo Initiative on Music Talent Hunt

Winners of the 14th edition of the NNPC/SNEPCo music competition; L-R: Music Co-ordinator, Murtala Mohammed Airport Secondary School, Mr. Okedeji James; Head, Business Relations, Shell Nigeria Exploration & More...

By admin On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Suspected Militants Kill Four Naval Ratings, Husband, Wife in Bayelsa

LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Six persons, including four Naval ratings attached to an oil servicing company, are feared dead in Bayelsa State following a surprise attack by suspected militants. The incident was More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

SPDC Increases Gas Production in Eastern Niger Delta

LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) Joint Venture is producing more gas from Agbada field in the Eastern Niger Delta in support of government’s aspiration More...

By admin On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Environment Minister Harps on Partnership as Shell, Imani Deliver New Estate in Abuja

L-R: Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Jibrin; Executive Director, Imani & Sons Nigeria Limited, Alhaji Suleiman Abubakar; Minister of Environment, Hajia Amina Mohammed; Director, Shell Nigeria More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Shell Boosts Subsurface Studies at University of Ibadan

L-R: Exploration Geoscientist, The Shell Petroleum Development Company, Dr. Adelola Adesida; Deputy Registrar, University of Ibadan, Mr Victor Adegoroye; Vice Chancellor, Professor Abel Olayinka; SPDC’s General More...

By admin On Sunday, March 6th, 2016

FG Slams Shell, Chevron, Agip, Others N2trn Lawsuit over Alleged Oil Fraud

LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The federal government has reportedly filed lawsuits against multinational oil corporations – Shell, Chevron, Agip and other major oil companies for failing remit N2 trillion More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2016

New Militant Group, Avengers Emerges Niger Delta, bblows up Crude Oil Terminal

LAGOS FEBRUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s major trunk line, the Forcados terminal crude oil export pipeline, in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State, has been blown up by new Niger Delta militants under More...

By admin On Saturday, December 12th, 2015

Shell, Akon Unveil 1st of Its Kind in Africa Solar Powered Football Pitch in Lagos (PHOTOS)

Shell makethefuture Lagos LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Shell and Global Musical Star, Akon on Thursday unveiled first of its kind in Africa solar powered football pitch in Lagos. The pitch is to inspire entrepreneurs More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Amnesty Int’l Blasts Shell over False Claim of Cleaning Oil Polluted N’Delta

LAGOS NOVEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Multi-national oil company, Shell, lied when it claimed it had cleaned up heavily polluted areas of the Niger Delta, Amnesty International and the Centre for Environment, Human More...