About the planned resumption of oil exploration in Ogoni
The squabble on who should be permitted to exploit oil in Ogoni, and by-so-doing, exploit the poor people of Ogoni in the long run, has thickened. The chiefs and traditional rulers have not been left out of this vaudeville.
Shell’s fresh bid for Ogoni oilfield stirs tension
An atmosphere of unrest is looming over Ogoni land, following the renewal request by Shell Petroleum Development Company for Oil Mining Leases (OML11).
Assets enumeration exercise will improve service delivery –IBEDC
Mr Olatunji Akeem, the IBEDC Project Officer in Omu-Aran Business District in Kwara, said this during a sensitisation visit to the palace of Olomu of Omu-Aran on Saturday.
THLD Group, Doowe Gas sign deal to promote sales of autogas
Doowegas and THLD GROUP have signed a collaboration agreement to promote the conversion, usage and sales of autogas (liquefied petroleum gas) vehicles in Nigeria. The agreement was signed by James Atiti; Doowegas chief executive officer and Olajuwan Olusegun, chief executive officer and managing director of THLD Group. Doowegas is currently the largest online retailer for…
Kachikwu to deliver Keynote address at the Brandzone’s Energy conference
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, will be delivering the keynote address at this year’s Brand Innovation #LightupNigeria Energy Conference...
NNPC’s GMD lauds Arco group for contributing to oil, gas development
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, commended the Group Managing Director of ARCO Group, Engr. Alfred Irabor Okoigun, for his contribution to the oil and gas sector.
Shareholders reap return on investment as Oando shares rise by 38%
Oando’s decision to fully co-operate with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) to ensure a smooth and speedy conclusion of the investigation into the company as well as its efforts...
Siemens prescribes Egypt model of electricity solution for Nigeria
To realize regular electricity supply in Nigeria, the need for the Federal Government to adopt the Egypt model of power generation, has been emphasized.
Government activates national oil spill contingency plan
The Federal Government and oil firm, Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) have concluded arrangement to carry out activation of National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP) as agreed by the stakeholders. Similar exercises took place in 2011 and 2013, and knowledge and expertise gained helped in no small measure in combating Bonga Oil Spill incident.…