Government’s inaction robs nation of $24b, 18,000 jobs
The Federal Government’s failure to get the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project in Bayelsa State, (which it initiated) on stream, nearly 15 years after, has robbed the country of over $24b in estimated revenue, as well as, about 18, 000 jobs.
Top 10 global fleets worth $516 billion
With no African nation making the ranking of ship owning nations, the latest report by Vessel Value has estimated the top 10 global fleets at $516 billion. Topping the list is Greece, with an owned fleet worth about $100 billion, followed closely by Japan and China, worth $89 billion and $84 billion respectively. According to…
Fashola and power supply
Among the many issues plaguing Nigeria and giving citizens sleepless nights, epileptic power supply could be ranked the most outstanding, confounding and shameful.
Dare to dream and there will be light
I had a dream. In my dream, Nigeria had uninterrupted electricity supply. Yes, Nigerian cities had uninterrupted and improved electricity supply. In my dream, the Nigerian electricity...
Buhari and Niger Delta leaders
A recent meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and some leaders of the Niger Delta region is yet another lost opportunity to deepen a constructive engagement in the volatile oil-producing area.
Powergas receives best CNG, LNG award
Powergas, one of the largest Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) producer and distributor, has received the “Best Compressed & Liquefied Natural Gas Production Company” of the Year in 2016...
Agwu: Build more assets, rather than sell old ones
The question we should ask is if it is a useful idea. While I commend the idea and the fact that it helped point to an area Nigerians may not have been thinking about ...
Modular refineries: Consequential to job creation
The unemployment problem in Nigeria will persist without creative thinking. Thinking out of the box (or thinking beyond the box) is a metaphor for thinking differently, unconventionally, or from a new perspective.