Historic Visit

  Following the historic visit: The Rivers State announced the recognition of the Eze Egi Stool as a Second Class Status on Sunday, February 7, 2010 at Erema Town during the 70th birth celebration of Chief Godpower U. Ake. The Governor of the Rivers State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi...
Posted On 31 Jul 2010
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Gas eruption: Rivers community spoils for war, as oil firm battles to stop further spillage

From CHRIS ANUCHA, PORT HARCOURT Tuesday, May 08 , 2012 Onyechere Ikoro is an indigene of Obite, Egiland, in Ogba/Egbema Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, where the recent gas eruption occurred. He was living comfortably in his five-bed room apartment with members of...
Posted On 26 Jul 2010
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Omoku: Agony Of A 207 Oil And Gas Wells’ Town

The Guardian of Sunday, 06 June 2010 00:00 By Kelvin Ebiri, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni local government area of Rivers State prides itself as the highest oil and gas producing council in Nigeria, but its neglected headquarters, Omoku, is literally a dying town. Omoku, which is endowed...
Posted On 26 Jul 2010
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Oil city in pains

Devastated by oil exploration, neglected by govt Saturday Sun, BY EMMA NJOKU Saturday, July 17, 2010 Omoku, in Rivers State, has the largest deposit of oil and gas in the federation, with over 100 oil wells. But the story of the community appears to be that of the proverbial...
Posted On 16 Jul 2010
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