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Monday, October 23, 2017

NAPTIN trains 36 Liberians on power sector operations

The National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) has commenced training of 36 personnel of Liberia Electricity Company (LEC) on power generation, distribution and...

FG urged to dialogue with oil marketers to avert proposed strike

Some stakeholders in the banking industry on Tuesday said the unpaid N800 billion subsidy arrears to oil marketers had created liquidity gap in the...

Economy may lose N150bn daily to PENGASSAN, NUPENG proposed strike-LCCI

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has warned that the economy would lose an estimated N150 billion daily, if the proposed strike...

N720bn subsidy arrears: PENGASSAN alerts on impending mass sack

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has called on the Federal Government to settle all debts allegedly owed oil marketers...

Shoreline Energy multiplies country’s gas supply efforts to aid local government

Shoreline Energy Limited (parent company of Gasland Company Ltd.) and The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) have signed an agreement to...

Oil dips as U.S. floods cause large-scale refinery shutdowns

Oil prices slid on Wednesday as refinery shutdowns in the wake of Hurricane Harvey cut U.S. demand for crude, the most important feedstock for...

55 Management staff of NNPC affected in major shake-up

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Tuesday announced the reorganisation of its management staff in a major shake-up that affected 55 top executives. The NNPC’s...

Nigeria Refineries produced 6m ltrs of fuel, 6m ltrs of diesel daily

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said the country’s three refineries produced about six million litres of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known...

Off-grid solar will transform business in Nigeria

The people behind one of the fastest growing off-grid solar companies in Africa have said that the mobile solar revolution will transform Nigeria’s small-business...

Eni, Shell deny wrongdoing in Nigeria after allegations of improper payment

Oil majors Royal Dutch Shell and Eni reiterated on Monday that neither they nor their personnel had been involved in any wrongdoing in Nigeria,...

Shell corruption probe: $466m were allegedly laundered through Bureau de change to facilitate payments...

The BBC has seen evidence that top executives at Shell knew money paid to the Nigerian government for a vast oil field would be...

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...