Tag: Minister of Petroleum

Ministry clarifies process of oil, gas lease renewal

admin- January 26, 2019

The Ministry of Petroleum Resources says there are no sharp practices in the on-going renewal of oil and gas leases as claimed by the House ... Read More

Nigeria Reaffirms Commitment to Global Oil Market Stability

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 13, 2017

Nigeria has reaffirmed its commitment to continue working with other players for the stability of the global oil market. Nigerian Minister of State for Petroleum ... Read More

PIGB passes second reading in the House of Representatives

inno.korie- June 15, 2017

A Bill for an Act to provide for governance and institutional framework for the petroleum industry on Thursday in Abuja passed second reading in the ... Read More

Confirmation: FG In Talks With Niger Delta Militants – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- July 21, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said that his administration is talking to Niger Delta militants through oil companies and law-enforcement agencies to find a ... Read More

The New Board of Directors for NNPC As Approved By President Buhari

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 5, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), as provided for under Section 1(2) of the ... Read More

Kachikwu And Sirika Energize On Aviation Fuel Availability

Tanimu- April 26, 2016

The Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu and his counterpart in the Aviation Ministry, Senator Hadi Sirika have pledged to work ... Read More

FG Makes Big Progress Towards Ending Fuel Supply And Distribution Problem

inno.korie- April 23, 2016

.......As 46 km Escravos-Warri-Kaduna Pipeline is Recommissioned The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. ... Read More

NNPC reassures Nigerians of commitment to end fuel scarcity ‎

Streaming Admin- March 30, 2016

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) has reassured Nigerians of its commitment to end the persistent fuel scarcity in the country. This is contained in a ... Read More

NNPC In-House Unions Call-off Strike Action

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 10, 2016

...Close Ranks with Kachikwu to Review Restructuring …As Minister Assures of Job Security  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Thursday announced the suspension of ... Read More

FG Moves to Unbundle NNPC into 30 Companies

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 4, 2016

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said that the ... Read More

Kachikwu Forecasts Zero Fuel Subsidy in 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2016

….UNN Vice-Chancellor says, Kachikwu, Our Pride, Our Beacon Dr. Ibe Kachikwu delivering lecture at the UNN 45th Convocation The Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assured Nigerians that he would name his cabinet before the end of September.

Suleiman Idris- September 9, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Aburi, Ghana reassured Nigerians and the international community that he will name his cabinet before the end of the month. ... Read More

Federal Government Reduces Pump Price of Fuel From N97 to N87

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 19, 2015

Petroleum Resources Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke has announce ten naira reduction in the Pump prize of Petroleum from Ninety-seven to eighty-seven naira per litre. Effective from ... Read More

Petroleum & Power Minister @ Summit in Washington D.C

admin- September 24, 2013

By Hauwa Salihu Adama With a 160 thousand Megawatt power generation target, Investment in Infrastructural Development in the Petroleum and Power Sectors remain attractive opportunities, ... Read More

President Jonathan at Gas Summit in Moscow

admin- July 3, 2013

By Hauwa Salihu Adama The Second Summit of Heads of State and Government of Gas Exporting Countries has resolved to promote closer co-operation between members ... Read More

Petroleum Minister on Investing in Nigerian Oil & Gas

admin- May 21, 2013

By Hauwa Salihu Adama Nigeria's Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Diezani Alison Madueke has challenged the International Business Community to take advantage of the huge investment opportunities ... Read More

Nigeria – South Africa Sign MoU

admin- May 15, 2013

As part of a concerted effort to further transform the Nigerian Petroleum Sector, the Federal Government and South Africa have signed a memorandum of understanding ... Read More

Petroleum Minister on PIB

admin- May 3, 2013

The Minister of Petroleum discussed the Petroleum Industry Bill. Read More