Tag: Gas

Low Oil Prices: Expert Wants Government to Focus on Fiscal Policies to Strengthen Economy

Henry Solomon- April 22, 2020

Bank-Anthony Okoroafor, former President, Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN), on Wednesday said government must focus on fiscal policies to survive the impact of the ... Read More

Petroleum Ministry Engages Stakeholders to Review Structure of Gas Aggregation Company

Tanimu- March 10, 2020

In anticipation of the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) which seeks to categorize existing Oil and Gas industry players into Policy, Regulation and ... Read More

FG, U.S. Sign $1.1m Grant for Electricity Development

Henry Solomon- February 11, 2020

The Federal Government and United State Trade and Development Agency have signed a 1.1million dollar grant to support electricity infrastructure development in Nigeria. The agreement ... Read More

Nigeria Secures $2.5bn Gas Pipeline Finance

Tanimu- January 26, 2020

Nigeria will close a $2.5bn financing agreement with Chinese lenders by the start of the second quarter of 2020 to fund the single biggest gas ... Read More

Illegal Transfer of Gas to Cylinder Cause of Kaduna Explosion

Tanimu- January 6, 2020

Preliminary investigation revealed that the cause of the gas explosion in Kaduna State was illegal transfer of gas into another cylinder by operators of the ... Read More

NNPC, Chevron Agrees Over Escravos Gas-to-Liquid Project

Tanimu- December 25, 2019

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) have executed agreements over the multi-billion dollars Escravos Gas-to-Liquid (EGTL) project. Speaking at ... Read More

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Sylva Declares 2020 as the Year of Gas

Tanimu- December 24, 2019

The Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, H.E. Chief Timipre Sylva has declared 2020 as the year of Gas for the Nation. He made ... Read More

Lagos: 2 dead, 23 burnt in gas explosion

Abdul Jimoh- November 28, 2019

A gas explosion has been recorded at Ajegunle area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, with two children burnt to death and 23 others severely burnt. The ... Read More

Senate Backs $10bn Investment in Gas Sector

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2019

The Senate is throwing its full weight behind the 10billion dollars Train seven Project investment in the nation’s gas sector, by the Nigeria Liquefied Natural ... Read More

Agency in Ministry of Petroleum Warns Local Oil, Gas Laboratory Scientists

Tanimu- October 9, 2019

Stakeholders have raised the alarm that Nigeria’s external reserves currently at $43.67 billion may further be depleted on account of some ill-equipped laboratories servicing its ... Read More

Army Chooses Made in Nigeria TechnoGas Cylinders to Flag Off Welfare Scheme

Henry Solomon- April 22, 2019

The Nigerian Army has taken delivery of LPG cylinders manufactured by a Nigerian company for the flag off of its LPG Welfare Scheme, aimed at ... Read More

Nigeria Lost Billions of Dollars Over Failure to Reform oil & Gas Industry – Dogara

Tanimu- May 15, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has stated that the new petroleum industry bill that the National Assembly ... Read More

89% Increase in Gas Supply to Boost Power – NNPC

Tanimu- May 13, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has increased the supply of gas to the power sector between January 2017 to January 2018 ... Read More

American and Chinese Scientists Discover How Enzyme Fights HIV

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2018

American and Chinese scientists have identified how a multi-functional enzyme works to fight diseases including HIV infection and autoimmune disorders. The study, published in the ... Read More

Five Ships Arrive Lagos Ports With Petroleum Products, Other Commodities

Abdul Jimoh- January 10, 2018

One of the five ships waiting to berth in Lagos ports contains petrol, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has said. The port’s authority made this ... Read More

NNPC Restates Commitment to the Development of Nigerian Content in Oil and Gas Industry

Tanimu- January 10, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has restated its commitment to the development of local content in the Nigerian oil and gas ... Read More

NNPC Restores Escravos-Lagos Pipeline, Resumes Gas Supply

Tanimu- January 9, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Escravos-Lagos Pipeline (ELP) which came down last week as a result of a fire incident has been restored and gas supply ... Read More

123% Gas Supply Increase To Power Plants – NNPC

Tanimu- August 29, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has increased daily average natural gas supply to the nation’s gas power plants by 123 per ... Read More