• Chevron assures Nigerians on promotion of quality education

    Chevron assures Nigerians on promotion of quality education

    According to reports, the Managing Director of Chevron Nigeria Limited, Mr. Clay Neff, yesterday, at the 2016 Awokoya Memorial Chemistry Competition, organized by Chemical Society of Nigeria, Delta State chapter, said Chevron will continue to support and promote quality education in Nigeria.

    Neff, who was ably represented by Mr. Esimaje Brikinn, at the event, held at PTI Conference Centre, Effurun, noted that the reasons Chevron initiated and agreed to support and sponsor the Chemistry competition were being realized.

    “We are also aware […]

  • Delta community issues 14-day ultimatum to Chevron

    Delta community issues 14-day ultimatum to Chevron

    It was gathered that the people of Okoyitoru community in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, have threatened to drag Chevron Nigeria Limited to court over its operations that had almost washed away the community landmass.

    Okoyitoru, one of the host communities to Chevron’s Makaraba field, which currently produced 29,000 barrels of crude oil daily, is on the verge of being washed off due to years of oil production in the coastal community.

    A letter addressed to […]

  • Total, Chevron lose bid to stall FG’s suit over alleged $391.1m fraud

    Total, Chevron lose bid to stall FG’s suit over alleged $391.1m fraud

    Two multinational oil companies, Total E&P Nigeria Plc and Chevron Nigeria Limited, have lost out in their bid to stall a suit instituted by the Federal Government accusing the companies of short-changing Nigeria to the tune of $245,258,640 by allegedly shipping barrels of crude oil out of the country without making due remittance to the government.

    This was sequel to the dismissal of the preliminary objections filed by the two companies against the suit yesterday by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun-Ishola of a […]

  • Illegal oil export: Court orders Chevron, Total to defend allegations

    Illegal oil export: Court orders Chevron, Total to defend allegations

    A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered multinational oil companies, Total E&P Nigeria Plc and Chevron Nigeria Limited, to defend the allegation by the Federal Government that they under-declared the volume of crude oil they shipped out of the country between January 2011 and December 2014.

    The Federal Government accused Total E&P Nigeria Plc of short-changing the government to the tune of $245,258,640 by allegedly shipping several barrels of crude oil out of the country without making due remittance to […]

  • Chevron must stop operation, Delta community insists

    Chevron must stop operation, Delta community insists

    The leadership of the Benikrukru Community in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta has insisted that Chevron Nigeria Ltd. (CNL) must halt its operation at Abiteye oil field.

    This is contained in a press statement signed by the community Chairman and Secretary, Mr Victor Eseimieghan and Boan Ojogun respectively and made available to newsmen on Saturday in Warri.

    The community leaders were reacting to the Friday publication in a national daily in which the oil company was asked to […]

  • Bride Allegedly Ran Out Of The Church After Discovering That The Groom Is Not A Chevron Staff, Photo Goes Viral

    Bride Allegedly Ran Out Of The Church After Discovering That The Groom Is Not A Chevron Staff, Photo Goes Viral

    Is it possible? That’s what is being claimed. According to reports making the round on social media, the bride seen running in the viral pictures found out that the groom isn’t who he claimed to be.

    On the morning of her wedding in Eket, Akwa Ibom state, the bride discovered that her husband-to – be was actually not a Chevron staff. His Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Badoo accounts said he was a staff of the multinational oil and gas company. Is that […]

  • HIV: Chevron commits N504m to prevent mother-to-baby transmission

    HIV: Chevron commits N504m to prevent mother-to-baby transmission

    A multi-national oil company, Chevron, has committed $1.4m (about N504m) to prevent the transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus from mothers to their newborn babies in Bayelsa State.

    The gesture was revealed on Thursday when an international non-governmental organisation, Partners Combine Together (PACT), inaugurated the second phase of the community-based Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV/AIDS project in Yenagoa.

    With $1.4m funding from Chevron, the PROMOT II project is expected to test over 2,000 pregnant women from three local government areas in the […]

  • Chevron, Shell, others evacuate 700 staff from Bayelsa

    Chevron, Shell, others evacuate 700 staff from Bayelsa

    No fewer than 700 oil workers, including expatriates, are being evacuated by International Oil Companies (IOCs) and their local counterparts from oil and gas platforms in Bayelsa State.

    This came as the Federal Government is considering the request of the United States of America (USA) to help her tackle militancy in the Niger Delta, it has been learnt.

    The mass exodus of workers from Bayelsa State began when the militants shifted attacks on installations to the state.

    The group carried out the first […]

  • Again, Niger Delta Avengers blow up Chevron pipeline in Delta

    Again, Niger Delta Avengers blow up Chevron pipeline in Delta

    The Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, said they blew up another oil installation belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited in the creeks of Delta State on Wednesday night.

    This is coming barely 24 hours after the rampaging agitators reportedly attacked a pipeline belonging to Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, at Eleme leading to the Nigeria Liquefied National Gas, NLNG in Rivers State.

    The resurgent militant group disclosed its latest attack on a statement by its spokesman, Mudoch Agbinibo.

    “Between the hours of 10:50pm to 11:10pm […]

  • Niger Delta Avengers blow up oil installations belonging to Chevron and NPDC

    Niger Delta Avengers blow up oil installations belonging to Chevron and NPDC

    Niger Delta Avenger has launched a fresh attack on oil installations belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited and Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC.

    The separatist group which confirmed the suspension of its twitter handle yesterday, blew up two manifolds operated by the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company at Batan Community in Warri South West Council Area of Delta State on Monday night, Newsmen reports.

    According to the report, the agitators carried out the attack at about 10:35pm and 11:20pm.
    The Avengers also attacked two other […]

  • Security officer confirms Sunday morning explosions by Avengers’ attacks on NNPC, Chevron, NPDC facilities

    Security officer confirms Sunday morning explosions by Avengers’ attacks on NNPC, Chevron, NPDC facilities

    A security officer has confirmed the Sunday morning explosions in Warri Delta state. The officer said the explosion happened simultaneously.

    According to him “I just spoke with my men in the area and they confirmed the attack,” the source said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

    “Preliminary investigations so far from our men in the field is that dynamite was used to blow up the facilities just like in previous attacks.”

    Nigerian oil militant group the Niger Delta Avengers on Sunday claimed five attacks […]