Friday, 24th March 2023
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2 days ago
Africa Energy Chamber (AEC) has asked multilateral financial institutions and other global financial bodies to immediately reverse the decision on halting funding for fossil fuels, stressing that the energy crisis has placed the world, especially Africa on the verge of serious crisis.
2 days ago
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has reiterated the need to pump more money into the oil sector, stressing that about $12.1 trillion investment is sacrosanct to keep the sector afloat.
15 Mar
CIPP (Community Initiative to Promote Peace) , A laudable initiative aimed at encouraging peaceful coexistence and foster unity among Nigerians, especially before and during the election season is rounding up their project focused on 2023 election. The project that was facilitated by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) & Mercy Corp through Africa…
5 Mar
Amid global energy crisis and intense push towards net-zero, African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) has called for leeway that will ensure downstream energy transition in Africa, as well as sustainable finance that will create energy security on the continent.
15 Feb
Amidst calls for sustainable transition to cleaner fuels, the African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) yesterday, said refinery output on the continent will peak in 2027 at 77.6 million metric tons per year.
14 Dec
Amidst rising population, demand for petroleum products and the need for cleaner fuels, African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) has told stakeholders and political leaders on the continent to prioritise carbon mitigation strategies. They stressed that it remained key for long-term refining sustainability and key option towards securing finance.
25 Nov
Again, African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) has intensified the call for the adoption of cleaner fuel and just energy transition that will prioritise the unique situation in Africa.
16 Nov
The African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA), Rainoil Limited and Sahara Group have called for adoption of cleaner energy options and expansion of energy infrastructure in Africa.
9 Nov
The African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA), Rainoil Limited and Sahara Group have called for adoption of cleaner energy options and expansion of energy infrastructure in Africa.
2 Nov
Stakeholders at African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA), Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC) and Dangote Refinery have stressed the need for African nations to locally refine their hydrocarbon resources and reduce importation of petroleum products. According to them, this strategic move would assure Africa’s energy security, as the continent’s growing energy needs are to…
12 Oct
Exacerbated by the ongoing Russia/Ukraine war, stakeholders are worried over energy security in Africa, as petroleum products infrastructure, especially for storage and distribution, threatens the continent’s growing demand.
9 Oct
Africa’s import dependent aviation fuel market and the drastic reduction in capacity utilisation across refineries on the continent may compound the Jet-A1 crisis in Africa.


37 mins ago
Award winning author and writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has made her entry into children’s literature with the book titled “Mama’s Sleeping Scarf”. Chimamanda made this known via her Instagram page with the caption "So delighted to announce that I’ve written my first children’s book, Mama’s Sleeping Scarf. It is a celebration of the joy in…
3 hours ago
Super Eagles on Friday in Abuja lost 0-1 to the Guinea Bissau senior national team, following a 29th minute goal by Mama Samba Balde in their Match Day 3 clash in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
3 hours ago
As the world marks the 2023 World Tuberculosis Day today, March 24, the Nigerian Thoracic Society has appealed to the government to do more in tackling Tuberculosis in order for the country to be delisted from the group of high-burden states.
3 hours ago
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised concern over the continued rise in the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with devastating global consequences.
3 hours ago
The Cross River State Director of Public Health Mr Jonah Offor has said that the state is having a shot fall of about 4000 tuberculosis cases out of the 8,000 cases expected to be notified.