Nigerian Village Sues Eni for $2.2 Million Tied To 2010 Pipeline Explosion

By Zainab Calcuttawala – May 04, 2017. Italian Eni is facing a lawsuit from a Nigerian village that demands financial compensation from damages caused by a pipeline explosion in 2010, according to the Italian lawyer representing the village in the Milan case. Ikebiri, located in the Niger Delta, demands a payout of $2.2 million in addition to a commitment to clean up the…

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WE SHALL BUILD SUSTAINABLE CITIES IN BAYELSA – APC CANDIDATE-DAVID LYON

Sustainable cities

BY GLORY EDONI Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming governorship election in Bayelsa Sate, Hon. David Lyon says his incoming administration will develop sustainable cities in the state, when elected into office, come November 16. Hon. Lyon stated this when he paid homage to the Pere of Kumbowei Kingdom, HRM Pere J S Akadah, Embareba…

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WHEN DAVID LYON PROMISED TO USE TRADITIONAL MUSIC AS A PRIMARY DRIVER FOR TOURISM DEVELOPMENT IN BAYELSA

Bayelsa governorship eections

By Glory Edoni – Yenagoa Bayelsa State It was indeed heartwarming news for indigenous musicians in Bayelsa state when the candidate of the All Progressives Party (APC) in the November 16 governorship polls in Bayelsa state Hon. David Lyon assured them of promoting indigenous music and dance when elected into office, come November 16, 2019. David Lyon who stated…

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MY ENCOUNTER WITH BINI-OTU, AT THE OXBOW LAKE YENAGOA, BAYELSA STATE.

By Mangrove Don The dull sun of the January evening nest above the quiet lake, casting tired gleaming rays over the golden waters. A solitary canoe tears through the water as the woman dips her paddle in measured rhythmic motion. The water hyacinths float in the still lake. I sit here in deep thoughts with my faithful companion, a…

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