No plans to increase petrol price – NNPC assures

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has assured Organised Labour and Nigerians that there will be no increase in the price of Premium Motor...

DPR warns depot owners against hoarding of petroleum products, threatens sanctions

BY EMEKA EJERE The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has warned depot owners against the hoarding of petroleum products in their facilities across the country. DPR...

FG spends over N50bn to subsidise electricity in the country

Nigeria's Minister of Power, Mr Sale Mamman has disclosed that the Federal Government spends over N50 billion in subsidizing electricity supply in the country. Sale...

Fuel price: Nigerians to pay more as moribund refineries fail to cushion rising oil...

BY EMEKA EJERE With the recent upturn in global oil prices signaling an imminent increase in pump price of premium motor spirit (PMS), stakeholders are...

Fraud hits FGs Mass Metering programme

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA Barely four and half months after the official launch and roll-out of the Federal Government's National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP), the programme...

Be ready to bear pains of high petrol cost – FG tells Nigerians

The Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva has asked Nigerians to brace for the pains of increased petrol pump price as crude...

FG to begin oil exploration in Northeast

BY EMEKA EJERE The federal government is planning to begin oil exploration in the northeast, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has revealed. Sylva,...
Mele Kyari

17.03 bn litres of fuel consumed in 13 months, NNPC says

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has said the total sale of petroleum products for the period November 2019 to November 2020 stood at...

More hurdle for Petroleum Industry Bill

By ADEBAYO OBAJEMU The much expected dream of passing the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law, which had languished in the National Assembly for 15...
Salihu Tanko Yakassai

Ganduje sacks aide who criticised Buhari over insecurity

OBINNA EZUGWU Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has sacked his Special Adviser on Media, Salihu Tanko Yakasai. The commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba,...