Edo develops CSR framework to foster peace in oil producing areas

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The Edo State Government has said that its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) evaluation framework has helped in sustaining peace and cordial relationship between host communities and oil and gas companies in the state, noting that the state remains the most peaceful in the Niger Delta region.

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Commissioner for Solid Minerals, Oil and Gas, Hon. Joseph Ugheoke, disclosed this in a chat with Journalists in the State capital, Benin City, adding that this was achieved by a comprehensive community relations evaluation template.

According to Hon. Ugheoke, “the state government appreciates the relative peace enjoyed by states in the region, especially as it concerns the long existing peace in communities hosting companies in the solid minerals, oil and gas sector.”

He said the government has developed a document that…



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