Public Display Exercise on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed Trans-Nigeria Gas Pipeline Project Early Gas Phase From QUA-IBOE Terminal (QIT) to OBIGBO NODE at Eleme Rivers State by NNPC

Federal Ministry of Environment

Public Notice

Public Display Exercise on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed Trans-Nigeria Gas Pipeline Project Early Gas Phase From QUA-IBOE Terminal (QIT) to OBIGBO NODE at Eleme Rivers State by NNPC.

 In accordance with the provisions of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Act Cap El2 LFN 2004, which makes it mandatory for proponents of all new major development activities to carry out Environmental Impact

Assessment (EIA) of their proposed projects, the Federal Ministry of Environment hereby announces a twenty-one (21) working days Public

Notice (or information and comments on the draft EIA Report submitted by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation

The Display Centers Are;

(1)     Headquarters: Obigbo Local Government, Org, Rivers State.

(2)    Headquarters: Eleme Local Government, Eleme, Rivers State

(3)    Head quarters: Ukwa West Local Government, Oke-Ikpe, Abia State

(4)    Head quarters: Ukwa West Local Government, Akwete, Abia State

(5)    Headquarters Onna Local Government, Abat, Akwa-Ibom State.

(6)     headquarters: Eket Local Government, Eket, Akwa-lbom State.

(7)     Headquarters: Esit Eket Local Government, Esit Eket Akwa-Ibom State.

(8)     Headquarters: Ibeno Local Government, Ibeno, Akwa – Ibom State.

(9)     Headquarters:   Mkpat   Enin Local Government, Mkpat- Enin, Akwa-Ibom State.

(10)   Headquarters: Ikot-Abasi Local Government, Ikot-Abasi, Akwa-lbom State.

(11)   Headquarters:   Oruk-Anam Local Government, Ikot- Ibritan, Akwa-lbom State.

(12)   Headquarters: Ukunafun Local Government, Ikot Akpa Nkuk, Akwa- Ibom State.

(13)   Rivers State Ministry of Environment, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.

(14)   Abia   State   Ministry   of Environment, Umuahia, Abia State.

(15)   Akwo-lbom State Ministry of Environment, Uyo, Akwa-lbom State.

(16)   Federal Ministry of Environment Office, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

(17)   Federal Ministry of Environment Office, Umuahia, Abia State.

(18)   Federal Ministry of Environment Office, Uyo, Akwa-lbom State.

(19)   Federal Ministry of Environment Conservation House (Green Building), Plot 444 Aguyi Ironsi, Maitama, Abuja-FCT.

(20)   Federal Ministry of Environment Conservation   Mouse     (Brown Building), Independence Way, Central Business District, Abuje-FCT

Project Description:

The proposed trans-Nigeria gas pipeline project will traverse three (3) States namely Abia, Akwa-lbom and Rivers State. The gas pipeline is

36inches wide and covers a total length of 139km.

The project is expected to start from the Qua-lboe Terminal in Akwa-Ibom State, traversing through Ukwa west and East in Abia State and terminating at obigbo in Rivers State

Duration of Display;

Date: 4th May – 1st June, 2015

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Daily

 All Comments Received Should be Forwarded to the Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Environment on or before 8th June, 2015

 

Signed:

Permanent Secretary For:

The Honourable Minister