Kagote, an Ogoni socio-political organization comprising Eleme, Gokana, Khana and Tai LGAs says Ogoni people will move on despite the non-acknowledgement of their quest for political emancipation by political parties in the country.
The Ogoni Welfare Association, OWA, Lagos State Chapter, has commissioned the first phase of its secretariat, Ogoni House, in Lagos. The event witnessed a large turnout of Ogoni people, who saw the building as home away from home.
Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People, MOSOP, has hailed the United Nations for appointing its president, Mr. Legborsi Saro Pyagbara as a member of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Voluntary Fund for the Indigenous Peoples.
The people of Eleme Local Government Area in the Rivers South-East Senatorial District have assured Senator Magnus Abe, seeking re-election to the Senate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), that he has no opposition in the February 14, 2015 general elections.
If you think the Ogonis are not keeping track of the events that led to the death of their out-spoken leader, Ken Saro-Wiwa or have somewhat forgotten all about his murder, you may need to hear from the Ken Saro-Wiwa Associates (KWA), a group which looks up to the slain environmentalist and human rights activist as the father of all its members.
Nigerians in oil producing communities within the Niger-Delta region have urged multi-national companies to adopt environmental best practices, to avoid future spills. The people were reacting to the decision of the Royal Dutch Shell to pay out 15.5 billion Naira in compensation for two oil spills in the creeks of Bodo and Bomu Communities in Rivers State, Southern Nigeria in 2008.
Founder and General Superintendent of Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi, has called on both the people and rulers of Ogoni to give their lives to Christ and commit themselves to the tenets of Christianity.
House of Assembly aspirant for the Gokana Constituency representing the Labour Party in the forth-coming elections, Maxwell Abah has pledged to support the development of Ogoniland through job creation, road construction and promoting education.
Senator Magnus Abe, who represents Rivers South East Senatorial District, has said the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, will better serve the interest of Ogoni and other ethnic nationalities as a vote for the Ogoni and every part of Rivers State that is yet to produce a governor.