May 04, 2017

Good News: No Attack On Oil Pipeline In Three Months

Nigeria witnessed no pipeline vandalism arising from militant activities in the Niger Delta in the past three months, the Federal Government said on Wednesday.

The near zero rupturing of pipelines in the Niger Delta was mainly due to the consultations and ongoing discussions with stakeholders in the region.

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, stated this at the ongoing Oil Technology Conference 2017 holding in Houston, Texas, United States.

The Director of Press in the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Mr. Idang Alibi, said in a statement issued in Abuja that Kachikwu noted that pursuing peace, security and stability in the Niger Delta was an integral aspect of the implementation of the ministry’s target for this year.

The minister had announced in October last year that the government was working hard to record no vandalism of oil pipelines in 2017, adding that efforts were on to substantially reduce youth restiveness in the Niger Delta.

12 comments:

Harbolarkale Niyi said...

That's good news

Anurika Onwu said...

We are getting there

Nasiru Adoke said...

am really glad to hear this..they should continue to do everything possible to keep this peace and no vandalism of pipelines this way..God strenghten you to continue

Onifade Joseph said...

Thank God for that, pls government, don't go back on your words, continue to maintain the peace initiative
#Believe

Austine Gabriel said...

Great news

abdulrasaq abdulrafii said...

Thank God

Rosemary Ezeji said...

Noted

I. C Bruno said...

Is alright

inumidun said...

Issorite..

Sunshow said...

Noted

okorochas justin said...

Good news indeed...

Queen Abiodun Ogunnika said...

Hallelujah

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