The Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) Limited and its Joint Venture Partners have donated an ultra-modern ICT Centre to Obrikom Community, Ogba Egbema Ndoni LGA, Rivers State.
Tiani Alessandro, the General Manager District, NAOC, while presenting the centre, said that as the world is contemporarily ICT driven, hence it was imperative for the JV Partners to donate a project that will be sustainable as the company aims to impact positively on the communities it operates.
Alessandro who was represented by the Stakeholders Management and Community Development Division Manager, Dennis Masi, also noted that the impact of the project in Obrikom Community cannot be over-emphasized.
Managing Director, Oando Oil Limited represented by the Community Relations Manager, Chief Samuel Onyenwe in his remarks, says Oando is happy to identify with the development of Obrikom Community.
In the same vein, the Executive Chairman, Ogba Egbema Ndoni LGA, Hon. Ifeanyi Odili thumb up NAOC and its Joint Venture Partners, NNPC and Oando for the gesture.
The ONELGA Council Boss said that the ICT Centre will create enormous impact within Obrikom Community and its environs.
Speaking, the member representing Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Constituency II in the Rivers State House of Assembly, Hon. Nathaniel Uwaji commended the community for their peaceful disposition and thanked NAOC JV for the gesture.
In his welcome address, the Obrikom Community Development Committee Chairman, Gift Nkweke commended NAOC JV for the endowment, noting that the ICT Centre was very important to the Community as no society can function effectively in today’s world where virtually all human activities are ICT-based.
The Obrikom ICT Centre consist of 32no. Lenovo Desktop Computers, HP Jet Printers and accessories, wall mountable stabilizer, Inverter-UPS System and various accessories.