Kula CDC Chairman commends oil firm for engaging indigenes

By Omuboye Sukubo


Kula          Chief Sibia Aaron, Chairman , Kula Community Development Committee (CDC), Akuku-Toru Local Government Area, Rivers, has commended BelemaOil Producing Limited, for engaging youths from the community, including professionals.

Aaron gave the commendation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kula on Sunday.

He said since oil firm took over the oil facilities in the area from Chevron Nigeria Limited, it had been employing engineers, accountants, surveyors and other professionals from the community.

The CDC chairman said that the oil company had equally completed the process of engaging 1,500 youths of the community for bush clearing.

Related Story:  TCN to upgrade Anyigba transmission sub-station to 330/132kv

He disclosed that the company had invited unemployed graduates and non-graduates in the area to register their interest for the job.

“We are happy that BelemaOil is directly engaging youths from its host community to do the bush clearing.

“Now they are to engage over 1500 youths to start work at the bush clearing site,” he said.

“This will somehow create economic activity in the community within the period that the clearing lasts.

“Our graduates will be assigned supervisory role and this is just a way to ensure that they have money to meet their needs,” he said.

The CDC chairman said that the oil firm had also been awarding contracts to people from the area.

Related Story:  Shell Wins PETAN's Aret Adams Award for Local Content Development

He also disclosed that BelemaOil provided portable water for the community pointing out that the people had lacked portable water for over 40 years.

Aaron urged the youths to be disciplined and peaceful in doing the job so as to attract more development to the area.

Sundiata Post Media Ltd.

Address: 3rd Floor Office Suite, Bayelsa State Guest House, Plot 1038, Shehu Shagari Way, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria.
Tel: +234(0)92900705, +234(0)8173460599
Whatsapp: +234(0)8053069436
BBM PIN: 5619150D
Email: info@sundiatapost.com
Website: www.sundiatapost.com

Enugu Regional Office: SW 1 New Haven Shopping Mall, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria.
Tel: +234(0)7062582838

London Office: 18 Belgrave Avenue, Wd18 7UE, Watford, United Kingdom.
Tel: +447417554143
Dubai Office: PAU Management Suite, Level 23 - Boulevard Plaza Tower 2, Emaar Boulevard,
P. O. Box 124342, Dubai, UAE.
Tel: +971 4 4096849 | Fax: +971 4 409 6850
About Us

SundiataPost is published by Sundiata Post Media Limited, Sundiata Post is Nigeria’s most authoritative online newspaper and ranks among the top five online news platforms in Nigeria.

Guild of Corporate online publishers
A Glance at Our Advert Rate.

Inside Pages

Size In Pixels - Amount

120×180 - N27,967.50

300×100 - N24,695

Text Link - N11,275

More Details info

About Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advert Rate