Redeployment in NPDC is to drive reserve, production growth, says NNPC’s COO

Mr Roland Ewubare, Chief Operating Officer, Upstream, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), says the redeployment in the corporation’s upstream subsidiary is in line with...

Buhari appoints Mele Kyari as NNPC GMD, retains Idris as AGF

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the appointment of Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as new Group Managing Director for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)...

OPEC: Nigeria committed to additional cuts from July

By ADEBAYO OBAJEMU  Nigeria has committed to making additional oil output cuts from July to September, the Petroleum Minister, Timipre Sylva said on Saturday. In a...

FG to inject 600,000 gas cylinders to boost LPG penetration

The Federal Government says it will inject 600,000 gas cylinders to support effort to boost Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), also known as cooking gas,...

Sylva charges NCDMB council on growing indigenous oil, gas operators

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva has tasked new Governing Council of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on...

New NNPC appointments raise fresh controversy

By UCHE CHRIS Recent appointments at Nigeria’s oil behemoth, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has again sparked off the old controversy about the commitment...

Transcorp Ughelli Power increases generation capacity by 78%

Felix Tunde | The managing director,  of Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited (TUPL), a subsidiary of Transcorp Plc,  Mr. Adeoye Fadeyibi stated that in 2014, TUPL...

NNRC Calls for a More Commercially Focused NOC

OBINNA EZUGWU The Nigeria Natural Resource Charter (NNRC), a non-profit policy institute, committed to effective natural resource governance in Nigeria, has called on the Federal...

Marginal fields’ operators contribute 3% of Nigeria’s oil output

    OREDOLA ADEOLA   The dwindling fortunes of indigenous oil companies continued as Marginal Fields' operators contributed 2.98 per cent to Nigeria's crude oil production in the...
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US launches $1.9 trillion COVID-19 plan, resumes WHO support

Adebayo Obajemu The United States said on Thursday it would resume its funding for the UN’s health agency as President Joe Biden shifts towards...
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