Tag: petroleum

Providers of Substandard Fuel Must Be Held Accountable… President Buhari Directs

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered that producers and providers of consumable products be held accountable for substandard services and or products sold by them.   ... Read More

Reduction in Price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS)

AMT Tanimu- March 18, 2020

The drop in crude oil prices has lowered the expected open market price of imported petrol below the official pump price of N145 per litre.Therefore, ... 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

Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva Declares Open the Extraordinary Meeting of the Executive Board of APPO

AMT Tanimu- December 10, 2019

Earlier today, Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and the President of the African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO), H.E. Chief Timipre Sylva declared open ... Read More

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

AMT 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

Major Players in Nigeria’s Oil Business Meets Minister of State for Petroleum

AMT Tanimu- September 24, 2019

The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) led by the Chairman, Mr. Adetunji Oyebanji, today paid a visit to the Minister of State for ... Read More

Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Rolls Out Roadmap for Agencies Under the Ministry

AMT Tanimu- September 21, 2019

As Heads of Agencies of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources Collectively Sign Off on 10 Top Priority Areas and Deliverables. The Honourable Minister of State ... Read More

Bauchi State Government Approves Establishment of Petroleum Institute

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2019

Bauchi State Government has approved the establishment of Petroleum Studies and Skills Acquisition Institute in the state. The information is in a statement signed by ... Read More

Oil prices at 4-year high after OPEC rebuffs Trump

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 24, 2018

Oil prices jumped more than 2 percent to a four-year high on Monday after Saudi Arabia and Russia ruled out any immediate increase in production. ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Suggests Permanent Solution to Embarrassing Fuel Scarcity

AMT Tanimu- February 6, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has advocated for local refining of crude oil to make fuel available and ... Read More

Kachikwu Led Delegation to Reach Agreement for Construction of Refinery at Border of Nigeria-Niger

AMT Tanimu- January 31, 2018

NNPC, Abuja: Dangote reifinery is expected to be completed by the end of 2018 which will start refining crude for consumption in Nigerian market. The ... Read More

#NigeriaPetroleumSummit: Reminder on Conversation with The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum Resources

AMT Tanimu- January 30, 2018

Today at 2pm, the organizing team of the Nigeria International Petroleum Summit will be hosting the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan ... Read More

Nigeria International Petroleum Summit: New Media Chat with Dr. Folashade Yemi-Esan, PS Ministry of Petroleum Resources

AMT Tanimu- January 29, 2018

Dear Partner, A lovely evening to you. Ahead of the Nigeria International Petroleum Summit scheduled to hold in February, we are pleased to invite you ... Read More

469,000 Litres Illegal Petrol Headed for Benin Republic

AMT Tanimu- January 25, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: Men of the Niger State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested eight trucks laden with a ... Read More

@NNPCgroup Supplies 1.3 Billion Litres of Petroleum

AMT Tanimu- January 1, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) through its Downstream subsidiary, the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), sold and distributed a total of ... Read More

News Going Round in Social Media on State Minister of Petroleum is Fake

AMT Tanimu- December 28, 2017

Idang Alibi, Abuja: Our attention has been drawn to a message making the rounds on social media of a purported memo by the Honorable Minister ... Read More

N47.2b and $487.5M: Again Former Minister of Petroleum Diezani Alison-Madueke

AMT Tanimu- August 9, 2017

N47.2 Billion and $487.5 Million in cash and properties have so far been traced to the former Minister of Petroleum Resources in the Ex-President Goodluck ... Read More

Benefits of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) To Nigerians – Sen. Tayo Alasoadura

AMT Tanimu- May 22, 2017

Tayo Alasoadura, Abuja: Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream), Senator Tayo Alasoadura, has said that the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIB), now awaiting final passage ... Read More

Operators Form Group To Materialize Government’s Proposal For Modular Refineries

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2017

Operators of artisanal  refineries in the Niger Delta have formed a group to actualised the Federal Government’s plan to establish community-based modular refineries in the ... Read More

Speaker calls for more permanent solution to N/Delta crisis

Abdul Jimoh- February 20, 2017

......Why we are investigating abuses of of Amnesty programme Yakubu Dogara, Speaker HoRs On N/Delta Crisis Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, ... Read More