By Samuel Oyadongha
EKEREMOR— INDIGENES of the coastal town of Egbemo Angalabiri in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have commended Nigerian Agip Oil Company, NAOC, over the construction of a road in their community.
The road with two side drains, spanning 500m is one of the several projects being carried out in the predominantly swampy area by the oil company under the memorandum of understanding it entered into with the community.
Speaking on behalf of the elated indigenes during the commissioning of the project the Community Development Committee, Chairman, Mr. Pumokumo Gabice, said it was gratifying to the community to see the completion and commissioning of the road project by NAOC and its joint venture partners.
He noted that the manifestation of the project was a dream come true for the people of Egbemo Angalabiri community.
Gabice thanked the company for fulfilling the terms of the memorandum of understanding with the community and urged other oil companies operating within Egbemo Angalabiri territory to emulate NAOC and its JV partners.