Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has announced that Rivers State has fully acquired Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) 45% interest in Oil Mining Lease (OML) 11 situated in Ejama Ebubu community in Eleme Local Government Area and the adjoining Ogoni and other communities of the State.
The governor made this known in a statewide broadcast from the government house of Rivers state on Monday.
Governor Wike titled his Message as “WE WILL CONTINUE TO ADVANCE THE STATE’S INTEREST,SECURITY AND PROSPERITY OF ALL.
He said his administration will always advance the best interest of Rivers State.
Wike, gave the background on the acquisition of OML 11, which he cited the Court Judgements.