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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Ghana woos investors for renewable energy production

The Ministry of Energy is optimistic of meeting its ambitious ten percent target of installed renewable energy capacity by 2020, with the completion of...

OGTAN advocates for domestication of oil and gas trainees to promotes local content development

…….. Set to inaugurates National Executive Council on April 13 The Oil and Gas Trainers Association of Nigeria (OGTAN) has said that only the proper...

Petroleum tankers drivers to commence nationwide strike tomorrow

The Petroleum Tankers Drivers (PTD), an arm of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), has vowed to commence a nationwide...

N110bn debt: Power crisis looms as Egbin threatens shutdown

There are strong indications that recent improvement in power sector may be short-lived as the management of Egbin Power threatened t shut down operations...

Oil services firm commends local content laws implementation

An oil services and fabrication company, Obijackson Group has commended the implementation of the Local Content Laws by the Federal Government, which created opportunities...

Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan endorsed Malabu agreement – Adoke insists

Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mohammed Bello Adoke (SAN) has insisted that the controversial Malabu oil Block Agreement was...

FG Begins Oil Bloc Bid Rounds In May

The Federal Government has picked May for the commencement of a new licensing round for awarding oil blocs and allocation of marginal fields, New...

Good government policies, panacea for repositioning Nigeria oil and gas sector

For over half a century since it began operations, the Nigerian oil and gas sector has witnessed a decent level of activities. The industry...

NNPC calls for tariff harmonisation on non-oil products

Dr Bello Rabiu, Chief Operating Officer, Upstream, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has called for the need to harmonise tariff on non-ECOWAS goods to...

Tanker Drivers returned to classroom

Since January 17, 2017, 4,500 tanker drivers across the country have been undergoing training on safety at the wheel. The five week-programme, organised by...