Baru rallies support for new refinery
The Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, has called for sustained encouragement of Azikel Refinery, owing to the remarkable pace of work at the site. He also lauded the President of Azikel Group, Dr. Azibapu Eruani, for having achieved 65 per cent completion on the phase I, II and…
‘Poor pricing of petrol may jeopardise oil, gas investment’
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu yesterday in Abuja supported the need for a regulation that will allow market forces to determine proper pricing of petroleum products in Nigeria.
PETAN announces speakers at WAIPEC forum
The Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN) has announced the first set of speakers to feature on the programme at the West African International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference 2018 (WAIPEC), a two day major platform ....
Hiding the truth in plain sight
We thought fuel subsidy had become history. We thought that by its going about two years ago, one of the biggest avenues for corruption in the Nigeria system had been closed permanently.
Reps move against NNPC over fuel subsidy payment
Knocks await the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday, next week, when the House of Representatives reconvenes.
Two refineries process 331,705MT crude oil in one month
Port Harcourt Refineries Company (PHRC), and the Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company (WRPC), processed 331,705 Metric Tonnes (MT) of crude oil in October last year.
Lagos, Ondo, Ogun plunged into darkness as fire guts NNPC pipeline
Some states in the western parts of the country may remain in darkness, as repair work is yet to commence on the damage caused by a fire on the Escravos to Lagos Pipeline...
Beyond window-dressing probes, knee-jerk reactions, National Assembly owes Nigerians explanations on Baru-gate and fuel shortages
The Senate has served notice to hold a public hearing on January 4, 2018 on the acute scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), which inflicted untold hardship...