PTDF graduates 25 trainees in plant development, maintenance
The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has graduated 25 trainees in plant maintenance and development at the Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company (KPRC). The participants, beneficiaries of PTDF’s Post Training Attachment Programme (PTA), were said to have undergone a six-month course on industrial welding, maintenance and construction. Speaking at the passing out and presentation of certificates ceremony, PTDF…
FIIRO, NIRSAL, PTDF push for agric value chain programme
Three federal institutions are currently working on a collaborative effort aimed at enhancing growth in the agricultural value chain in the country.
Scientists reduce corrosion in oil pipelines with local biocides
Scientists have effectively reduced corrosion in crude oil and petroleum pipelines using natural and non-toxic biocides to replace imported and toxic versions.
PTDF trains 185 Nigerians to boost local content in oil industry
The PTDF boss hinted that the selection of the scholars was based on performance in the aptitude test, the oral interviews and classes of degree and chosen programmes for their programmes.
Nigerian varsities to train PTDF scholars, official tells VCs
Universities in Nigeria would now play greater roles in the training of oil and gas scholars of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF).Speaking in Abuja while hosting Vice Chancellors of Federal Universities....
FG to spend N2.3 billion on internet connectivity, IT facilities
Investigations revealed that this figure does not include the many interventions by internet donors such as NITDA, NCC, CBN, PTDF, and others that are not reflected in the federal budget.
Emerald Institute moves to boost manpower development in oil sector
The urgent need for Nigeria to bridge the manpower development gap in the oil and gas industry is the factor that influenced the academic programmes of the Emerald Energy Institute (EEI), its Director, Prof Wumi Iledare has said.
Government queries non-remittance of N450b by CBN, SEC, others
The Director General of SEC, Mounir Gwarzo, at the investigative hearing by the House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts yesterday, however, admitted that it failed to remit the sum of N3.4 billion...