UNWARRANTED ATTACK ON GOV. DICKSON AND CHIEF REMEMBER P.N. OGBE
The attention of the Executive Chairman of Southern Ijaw Local Government Council has been drawn to a malicious post on Facebook by one ex militant, Mr. Paul Eris aka Gen Ogunboss disparaging the person of the executive Governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency, Hon Henry Seriake Dickson and my office over the good work being carried out by the Oil and Gas Task Force put in place by the council to stem the tide of crude oil theft, illegal refining of petroleum products, pipeline vandalisation and illegal bunkering in the council area.
GUN MEN FAILED ATTACK ON SILGA OIL AND GAS TASKFORCE: THREE ARESTED WHILE TEN OTHERS ATLARGE.
SOUTHERN IJAW L.G.A PRESS RELEASE.
Following a bye-law passed by the legislative arm of the Southern Ijaw Local Government, the Local Government Oil and Gas Taskforce came into force, working closely with the JTF, Nigerian Police Force, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, the National Orientation Agency, amongst others.
During a routine patrol of the rivers and creeks of Southern Ijaw by the LocalGovernment Oil and Gas Taskforce that checks crude oil theft and pipeline vandalism, an armed bandit numbering thirteen onboard a speedboat outran the Taskforce attacking its personnel. Continue reading