Tag: Oil and Gas sector

Don’t remove fuel subsidy, NUPENG, PENGASSAN urge Presidency

admin- April 15, 2019

Workers in the oil and gas sector on Sunday advised President Muhammadu Buhari to shun any counsel that would destabilise or cause chaos in the ... Read More

N650bn Debt: Oil marketers begin disengagement of workers

inno.korie- March 21, 2018

Oil marketers have commenced a reduction of their workforce due to their inability to pay staff salaries, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Oil ... Read More

DPR destroys 1,000 containers used for selling adulterated kerosene in Akwa Ibom

inno.korie- December 3, 2017

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, Akwa Ibom, said on Sunday that it destroyed over 1,000 plastic containers used in selling adulterated ... Read More

NNPC, To Boost Domestic Gas Supply By 285%

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2017

In a bid to realize the Federal Government’s mandate to deploy the nation’s gas resources to stimulate economic growth, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) ... Read More

Senate To Receive Final Report on Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, PIGB on April 24

inno.korie- March 30, 2017

Sanni Onogu, Abuja:Barring any last minute changes, the Senate Joint Committee on Petroleum (Upstream, Downstream and Gas), will on 24th April lay the final report of ... Read More

Group Urges FG To Strengthen ICT To Address Recession

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2016

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) has urged the Federal Government to deepen efforts toward advancing application of Information Communication Technology (ICT) in the country to ... Read More

Buhari To Meet Niger Delta Group Today

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2016

Representatives of some Niger Delta militant groups would on Tuesday meet with President Muhammadu Buhari to find a way out of the crisis in the ... Read More

OPEC Agrees On Output Cut To Boost Oil Prices

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2016

OPEC officials approved on Monday a document outlining the exporter group’s long-term strategy, in a sign its members are making progress in ironing out differences ... Read More

What The President Said At The Ministerial Retreat on The Economy

Henry Solomon- September 15, 2016

I am delighted to be here with you at this Ministerial Retreat on the Economy and the Budget. The theme of the Retreat which is ... Read More

Ogoniland cleanup: Beware of fraudsters extorting money from unsuspecting public – FG warns

inno.korie- August 2, 2016

The Federal Government has warned the public to beware as fraudsters are using the Ogoniland cleanup to extort money from unsuspecting people from people of ... Read More

NUPENG Urges FG To Stop Giving Bailout Funds To States

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2016

The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), South-West Chairman, Mr Tokunbo Korodo, has advised the Federal Government against the issuance of bailout ... Read More

Kachikwu Hands Over To Maikanti As New GMD

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2016

Minister of State Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu has formally handed over to Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru the newly appointed Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum ... Read More

Senate to investigate NEITI’s 2013 extractive Industries’ Audit report

inno.korie- June 16, 2016

National Assembly Correspondent Mohammed Ali reports; The Senate has constituted an Adhoc Committee to investigate the fraud and anomalies uncovered by the 2013 audit report ... Read More

Federal Government Says No To Job Loss Oil And Gas Sector

Suleiman Idris- February 12, 2016

Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige has reiterated the zero tolerance of the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to job losses in ... Read More

France Cautions Nigeria Against Gas Flaring, Craves Investment in Renewable Energy.

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2015

France has urged the Federal Government to caution all relevant emission defaulters to drastically limit gas emissions because of its consequences on the environment. Amb. ... Read More

New NSCDC Boss Pledges to Redouble efforts in curbing oil theft And pipeline vandalism

Henry Solomon- July 28, 2015

Abdullahi Muhammadu GanaCommandant General Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps   The newly decorated Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Mohammadu ... Read More

DPR Inspects Petrol and Gas Stations

admin- November 12, 2013

By Isaac Nkuma As part of its regulatory duties in the Oil and Gas sector, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Abuja Zonal office has ... Read More