PHOTOS: Experts Confirm Discovery of Oil In Benue

The exploration activities in Benue state has yielded success as a quantity of crude oil has been discovered.  Chief Hon. Solomon Och...

The exploration activities in Benue state has yielded success as a quantity of crude oil has been discovered. 


Chief Hon. Solomon Oche Danjuma, the sole administrator of Apa local government council received experts from Abuja to ascertain the quantity of oil deposits at the site.
After thorough investigation, the engineers discovered that the oil deposits is of commercial quantity but they will still go to Abuja to come back with more experts to open the sealed abandoned oil wells.

A villager identified as Francis Akogwu who worked with the oil company narrated that oil was truly discovered in the place in the 1960s but the whites left because of the civil war that broke out then.




Akogwu said the whites drilled as deep as 14,000ft before they discovered the oil deposits, he also said the whites told them as at that time that the oil deposits is very large and of commercial quantity as it extends to Asaba in Ojantele/Akpete ward, extends to Okpoo in Ikobi Ward and also extends to the large palm trees orchard between Ankpali and Ebugodo in Edikwu Ward II all of Apa Local Government Council.

The villager also gave the name of the oil company as Forex oil drilling company and was able to remember the names of two whites then as Raphael and Rusell while over all man was Mr Tu Pusser who always visited them with helicopter.

On his part, the Sole Administrator of Apa LG thanked the experts for always honouring his invitation and also informed them that he always ready to support and meet their demands to ensure the exploration of oil in Apa LG.
Oil experts confirms discovery of oil in Benue state (photos)

He charged the host community to always guide the site as no one is permitted to visit the site except they receive instruction from the Council.


About a month ago, when oil was first discovered in Benue state, it was not yet known if the discovery would be of commercial quantity, but the deputy governor of the state, Engr Benson Abounu, urged the federal government and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) not to relent.

Based on results of several geological investigations, the government was convinced that the state had oil and that exploration is just what was needed.

Source: Oche Shaibu Adamu

COMMENTS

Name

2Face,1,9Mobile,1,Abia,10,ABU Zaria,3,Abubakar Tsav,2,Abuja,2,Abuja Traders,1,ACTOR,30,Actress,90,Adele,1,ADPA,1,Adultery,1,Africa,220,Aisha Buhari,12,Akume,7,Amazing,282,ambode,19,Amnesty,5,AMVCA,1,Anambra,10,Angela Okorie,1,Anna Banner,2,APC,112,appoinment,1,AREWA,3,Arsenal,1,Aruna Quadri,1,Aso Rock,1,ASUU,1,Atiku Abubakar,36,Audu Ogbe,2,Babangida,1,Bad Girl,15,Bad Girl RIRI,1,Bad Girls,2,Bad Guy,8,Bad Guys,7,Banks,5,Barack Obama,8,Bayelsa,7,BBA Naija,25,BBNAIJA,75,Beautiful Woman,91,Beautiful Women,28,Beauty Queen,40,Beauty Queens,5,Benson Abounu,5,Benue,1344,Benue Assembly,14,Benue breaking news,70,Benue gist,119,BENUE NEWS,235,Benue Pensioners,1,Benue Police,4,Benue Tax,5,Benue Wife,1,Beyonce,36,Biafra,64,Bill Gates,3,BIRS,2,Bishop Usuh,1,Bizarre,3,Blue Ivy,3,Boko Haram,87,Bola Tinubu,20,Book Lunch,1,breaki,4,breaking news,68,British prime minister,1,BSTH,1,BSU,9,bury,1,Business,446,Business man,50,Businesse,1,BusinessWoman,2,CAF,1,Cargo Airport,7,CBN,13,CBN Monetary policy,12,Celebrity,252,Celebrity News,709,Charity,7,Charity Foundation,5,Cheating Partner,2,Chibok Girls,24,Chimamanda Adichie,1,China,7,China Flood,1,Christians,1,Contract scam,6,Corpers,23,corr,1,Corrupt Nigerians,41,Corruption,180,Corruption Trial,186,Cossy Orjiafor,6,Crime,389,Crimes,280,Criminal,22,Criminals,63,Crisis,14,Cristiano Ronaldo,23,cultist,8,Culture,151,Customs,8,Cute Kids,1,Dambazau,1,Dangote,14,Dasukigate,3,David Mark,13,Desmond Elliot,1,Diaspora,1,Dino Melaye,84,Disabled,1,Disaster,5,Disaster.Accident,9,Discoveries,1,Doctors,1,Documents,2,Dogara,21,Domestic Violence,21,Donald Trump,94,Dora Akunyili,1,Drama Queen,1,Drug Abuse,12,Drunk,1,DSS,13,DSTV,2,Ebonyi,1,ECC,1,Edo,14,Edo Decide,13,Edo Polls,26,Education,294,efcc,76,Ekiti,6,Ekweremadu,8,El Rufai,3,El Rufai,48,El-Rufai,5,Elections,7,electrocuted,1,Emir Of Kano,18,Entertainment,2074,enugu,6,Etisalat,6,EVANS,2,Event,34,Events,364,Exchange Rate,21,Facebook,5,Fake Products,1,Fani kayode,33,Fashion,302,Fashola,2,Father Mbaka,14,Fayose,37,FBI,2,FEC,1,Federal Government,32,Fela,3,Female entrepreneur,2,FIFA President,4,FIRS,1,Flood,1,For Tiv,1,Forgery Suit,1,France,6,Fraud,135,Fraud Alert,30,Fulani vs Farmers crisis,61,Fulani vs Farmers crisis Metro,1,Fun,1,Funke Akindele,20,Gambia,1,Games,1,Gay Marriage,18,GEJ,45,Genevieve Nnaji,5,George Akume,10,Germany,1,Ghana,20,Gist,108,Glo Network,2,Godwin Emefiele,2,Goodluck Jonathan,37,Gospel,6,Gosple,4,Gossip,146,Gossips,2120,Governor Fayose,40,Governor Ikpeazu,3,Graphic Designs,6,guest house,1,Halloween,2,Health,57,Health Issues,120,Health Tips,22,HERO,1,Hilary Clinton,27,History,28,hiv,12,Hot Giat,1,Hot Gist,160,Hot Gossips,100,Hot Papi,2,HRM James Ayatse,9,Human Rights,2,IBB,13,Ibrahim Babangida,2,idoma,3,Idoma Day,2,IDP Camp,1,Igbana,1,Igbo,43,Igede Nation,3,Ikyebe,1,ILE IFE,3,Imo State,11,Incest,1,INEC,19,Infidelity,11,Ini Edo,1,Internet Abuse,1,Interview,1,Interviews,76,Islam,14,Ivanka Trump,5,JAMB,19,Jay Jay Okocha,3,Jay Z,9,Jega,1,Jenifer Lopez,2,Jibrin,17,Jide Kosoko,1,Jobs,40,Joe Biden,1,John Dumelo,2,Jokes,14,Jungle Justice,5,Kaduna,52,Kano State,11,Kanye West,4,Kardashian,13,Kardashians,55,Kenya,3,Kidnapper,33,Kidnappers,12,Kim Kardashian,39,Kogi,40,Kwara State,3,Lagos Monarch,8,lagos state,83,Lagos Varsity,4,Land dispute,1,Lassa Fever,2,Latest,10,Latest New,1324,Latest News,3601,Latest News National,1,Legend,29,Legendary,19,Libel Suit,1,Lifestyle,513,Linda Ikeji,11,Lindsay Lohan,2,Lord Terfa Jirgba,2,Louisiana Flood,1,Love,102,Love&Hate,6,Magic Johnson,4,Majid,1,Mariah Carey,18,Marriage,6,Maternty Photoshoot,1,Melanie Trump,3,Mercy Iyortyer,1,Merkel,1,MET Gala,2,Metro,31,Michael,1,Michael Jackson,4,Micheal Jackson,5,Michelle Obama,18,Middlebelt,1,Mikel Obi,17,Militants,11,Military,3,Millitants,4,Mimiko,8,mini,1,Minister,9,MMM,11,Model,12,Models,3,Monarch,1,Most beautiful girls in Nigeria,1,Mothers Day,1,Movies,32,Mr World,2,Mrs Aisha Buhari,46,Mrs Eunic Ortom,4,Mrs Eunice Ortom,4,Mrs Osinbajo,6,MTN,2,Murder,58,Music,138,N-power,6,NABTEB,1,Naira Exchange Rate,26,Nasarawa,3,NASS,15,Nass Scandal,33,National,3020,National Assembly,21,Natural Disasters,6,Navy,3,NBA,1,NCC,1,NFF,1,Ngozi Iweala,4,NIA,4,Nicki Minaj,2,Niger Delta,29,Nigerai,1,Nigeria,407,Nigeria News,783,Nigeria's Economy,20,Nigerian Army,38,Nigerian Banks,9,Nigerian Governors,7,Nigerian Job,7,Nigerian Jobs,118,Nigerian Judge,13,Nigerian Judges,3,Nigerian Lawmakers,17,Nigerian Lawyers,22,Nigerian News,65,Nigerian police,41,Nigerian Senate,154,Nigerian Soldiers,53,NIMC,1,NIS,1,NLC,3,NNPC,2,Nollywood,6,North,7,Notorious Armed Robber,5,Notorious Armed Robbers,2,Nuhu Ribadu,2,NYSC,21,OAU,2,OBA,2,Obanikoro,10,Obasanjo,44,Oge Okoye,2,Ogun,3,Olympics,1,Omotola Jalade,7,Ondo,7,Ondo Polls,40,Oodudua,1,Ooni Of Ife,8,Opinion,161,Opinions,10,Ortom,74,Osinbajo,94,Osun State,23,Overweight,1,Oyo,6,PanamaPaper,1,Pastor E.A. Adeboye,2,Pastor Tunde Bakari,2,Paul Unongo,4,Paul Unongu,2,PaulEnenche,1,PDP,132,PDP Crisis,48,Police Brutality,1,Police Recruitment,5,Politician,102,Politicians,299,Politics,2671,Politics Osinbajo,6,Politics PDP,7,Politics.,377,Politics. Interviews,228,Pope,7,Power Supply,2,Pre-wedding photo,6,Predictions,1,Premier League,1,president,2,President Buhari,422,President Trump,14,Press Release,17,Princess Diana,1,Professor Stephen Onah,1,Prophesy,2,Prophet,3,prophetic,1,QueeDoosh.com,1,Queen Elizabeth II,2,R Kelly,4,Racism,3,rap,7,Rape,5,Rapper,10,Relationship,323,Relationship Tips,20,Religion,290,Rihanna,1,Rio Olympic,5,Rita Dominic,2,Rivers,71,Robert Mugabe,5,Rochas Okorocha,14,Romance,52,Royals,11,Rusia,2,Russia,1,Samsung,1,Samuel Ortom,109,sanitation,1,Saraki,83,Sasha Obama,3,Saudi Arabia,2,Scam,5,Scandal,29,Science,5,Senate,63,Sex & Relationship,290,Sex &Relationship,2,Sex Crime,24,Sex Education,2,sex offender,11,Sexy Mama,20,Sheriff,12,Sira Kante,1,Skills,1,Social Media,11,South Africa,19,Sport,550,Sports,385,SSG,1,Stephen Kershi,1,Style,29,Sucide,9,Suicide,8,Supermodel,12,Suswam,35,Tambuwal,1,Tanzania,1,Taraba State,1,Technology,13,Terkimbi Ikyange,2,Terrorism,76,Terrorist,108,Terwase Akwaza,14,The Voice UK,1,Theft,27,TIV,27,Tiv Culture,13,Tiv Tradition,34,Tiwa Savage,19,Toe Tiv,1,Toke Makinwa,14,Tompolo,2,Tone Makinwa,1,Tony Elumelu,1,Tor Tiv,33,Tor Tiv Stool,25,Tragedy,255,Tragedy Boko Haram,4,Tribunal,1,Tsunami,1,Turkey,1,UEFA,6,Ugbokolo Polytechnic,2,UK,26,UK Parliament,5,UN,1,UNILAG,3,US Election,41,USA,3,Usain Bolt,8,Violence,34,Visa,2,WAEC,4,War of Words,13,Wedding,4,Weird News,5,Wike,22,Wole Soyinka,10,World,6,World News,1178,Writer,8,Writer Opinion,17,Writers Opinion,22,WWE,1,yahoo,1,Yemisi Suswam,2,Yoruba,17,Yusuf,1,Zahra,28,Zimbabwe,1,
ltr
item
Queen Doosh : PHOTOS: Experts Confirm Discovery of Oil In Benue
PHOTOS: Experts Confirm Discovery of Oil In Benue
https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-4bqmzaHoCF4/WHnevULh9GI/AAAAAAAAczg/DmkJbUi3UB0Qm-_Ecbe0Npzi_sjzRz-eACLcB/s320/images%2B%25281%2529.png
https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-4bqmzaHoCF4/WHnevULh9GI/AAAAAAAAczg/DmkJbUi3UB0Qm-_Ecbe0Npzi_sjzRz-eACLcB/s72-c/images%2B%25281%2529.png
Queen Doosh
http://www.queendoosh.info/2017/01/photos-experts-confirm-discovery-of-oil.html
http://www.queendoosh.info/
http://www.queendoosh.info/
http://www.queendoosh.info/2017/01/photos-experts-confirm-discovery-of-oil.html
true
7858411382873119497
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS CONTENT IS PREMIUM Please share to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy