By Festus Ahon
UGHELLI â€” THE Delta State Government has assured the Federal Government and all stakeholders in the Escavos Gas to Liquid, EGTL, project in Warri South Local Government Area of a hitch-free environment that would guarantee early completion of the project.
The Special Adviser to the Governor on Oil and Gas, Mr. David Ekereokosu, who gave the assurance while fielding questions from newsmen, disclosed that he recently led some government officials to assess the level of work on the EGTL project in Escavos.
He said the project was very dear to the heart of Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan, adding that his administration was commit-ted to the early completion and commissioning of the project.
Ekereokosu stated that the Delta State Government was pleased to be the host state of the multi-billion dollar project being executed by Chevron/NNPC Joint Venture.
He also commended the host communities of the EGTL project.
and expressed optimism that the citing of the project in the area would bring development to the communities. He charged multinationals Oil Companies to always live up to their social responsibilities to host communities.