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Olu Of Warri Commended For Increase In Oil Production, Fight Against Oil Theft

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Group known as Anti-Pipeline Vandalisation/Crude Oil Theft and Illegal Bunkery Task Force has commended the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III and Chairman, Ocean Marines Solutions Limited for ensuring a seamless increase in the nation’s production and sustaining the fight against crude oil theft in the creeks of Niger Delta.

National Coordinator of the task force, self-acclaimed Gen. Fiawei Pathfinder, in a statement, said the monarch had kept aglow the original plan, dreams and vision his in-law and Founder of Ocean Marines, the late Chief Captain Hosa Okunbo, and also turned the company to a global brand in the nation’s maritime and oil sector.

The statement reads: “The highly respected first class monarch has been able to work hard tirelessly to reposition, transform and restructure OMS and contributing to ensure that increase of oil production go on seamlessly in the country.

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“He has also with his wealth of experience sustained the fight against pipeline vandalism and illegal bunkery activities, which have drastically reduced in the region.

“We, the leadership of Anti-Pipeline Vandalisation/Oil Theft and Illegal Bunkery Task Force Group commend the untiring sterling leadership qualities, selfless services of the Olu of Warri Kingdom, Ogiame Atuwatse III, in the spirit of nation building and bridging peace borne out of patriotism of the late Captain Hosa Okunbo life-style and legacies.

“Through His Majesty, Ocean Marine Solutions Logistics Company, currently handling pipeline surveillance job in the creeks of Delta State has put in place proper measures to tackle the menace of pipeline vandalism and demolition of illegal refining camps set up by dare- devil syndicates with collaborators in some high profile persons in the society.

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“Looking back after one year of the sudden demise of the Founder/CEO of Ocean Marine Solutions Company, Chief Okunbo, it is imperative for us as stakeholders in the oil sector who are in the fight against pipeline vandalization and crude oil theft in the creeks of the Niger Delta region, to emphatically appraise and applaud the excellent untiring selfless sacrifices.”

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PAP Admin Head Visits Edo/Delta Liaison Office, Harps On Commitment

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Members of staff of the Delta/Edo Liaison Office of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, PAP, have been charged to be more committed to the discharge of their statutory duties.

The head of administration, PAP, Mr. Zorab Monday gave the charge when he paid an official visit to the liaison officer in Warri recently.

The head of administration who emphasized the need for the members of staff the liaison office to work in unison, also urged them to establish a mutual working relationship with one another,which, according to him would move the office forward.

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He stressed on the significance of learning from one another, which he said would further enhance the overall productivity and workplace harmony amongst members of staff.

Earlier, the manager of the liaison office, Captain Presley Prebo, while using the opportunity of the visit to appeal to the head of administration for the provision of a larger office space, said due to the increasing number of employees.

He also used the visit to inform the head of administration some of the needs of the liaison office.

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Why We Accepted Tinubu’s New Minimum Wage – Labour

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The leaders of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) announced that they have accepted the N70,000 minimum wage approved for Nigerian workers by President Bola Tinubu.

A statement by Bayo Onanuga, the Special Adviser to President Bola Tinubu on Information and Strategy, indicated that President Tinubu also pledged to find ways to help the private sector and sub-national entities meet the minimum wage requirement.

Following the meeting, the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Joe Ajaero, briefed the media and confirmed that the unions had accepted the offer.

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Ajaero, accompanied by Comrade Festus Usifo, President of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), and other representatives of Nigerian workers, stated that the unions had accepted the offer because there were other incentives attached.

He said that the president’s pledge of a review every three years, as opposed to what had previously been received, was another factor in his decision to accept the offer.

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BREAKING: Tinubu Approves New Minimum Wage

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President Tinubu has finally approved a N70,000 minimum wage for Nigerian workers with a promise to review the national minimum wage law every three years.

The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) are at the Presidential Villa, Abuja for a scheduled meeting with President Bola Tinubu.

A statement by Bayo Onanuga, the Special Adviser to President Bola Tinubu on Information and Strategy, said: “President Tinubu also promised to find ways to assist the private sector and the sub-nationals to pay the minimum wage.

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“President Tinubu announced the decisions at the meeting held with leaders of TUC and NLC on Thursday in Abuja, the second time the parties met in 7 days.

“The Labour leaders applauded President Tinubu for the fatherly gesture as the President also promised to use his discretionary powers meet the demands of university unions demanding unpaid 4 months salaries.”

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