Wike Gives LGA Chairmen 48 Hrs Ultimatum To Identify Illegal Refinery Sites, Operators

Gov. Wike demands redeployment of DPO, NSCDC officer implicated in illegal refinery activities.

Opinion | Governor Wike’s Pragmatic Offensive Against Illegal Bunkering

“Governor Wike’s pragmatic offensive against illegal refineries had been driven by his deep worry and concern over the environmental pollution caused by dangerous black soot, which had practically covered the stratosphere of major parts of Rivers State and had become even more life threatening with the arrival of the Omicron Delta Covid-19 variant, to compound the already menacing and precarious respiratory health challenges synonymous with the Coronavirus.”