DPR seals 8 stations over unsafe practice in Akwa Ibom
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, Akwa Ibom, has sealed eight filling stations for discharging petroleum products while sales were on in the state.
Oil production resumes on Bonga as operator concludes maintenance
Following concerns raised by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), on non-compliance to COVID-19 protocols in offshore oil fields, operators of the Bonga oil field...
DPR seals petrol station over pump price violation in Yola
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed a filling station in Yola for allegedly violating the Federal Government new petroleum pump price directive.
DPR warns IPMAN members against selling petrol above official pump price
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) , Osogbo Field Office, has warned members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association (IPMAN) against selling petrol above the official pump price.
Confusion over bid rounds for 57 oil fields
About 57 marginal fields being auctioned by the Federal Government, may end up in the wrong hands or remain underdeveloped unless the country overhauls its legal framework and sets the right terms...
Court restrains FG from auctioning seven marginal fields
Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has restrained the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, and the Director, Department of Petroleum Resources ...
Buhari, Northern governors, NNPC, DPR, PETAN, others mourn former NNPC GMD, Maikanti Baru
President Muhammadu Buhari has consoled family, friends and professional colleagues of former Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kachalla Baru. The President also commiserated with government and people of Bauchi State, management and staff of NNPC over the passing of the former GMD, who worked very hard to initiate reforms…
Court restrains government from revoking oil field
JUSTICE Muslim Sule Hassan of the Federal High Court, Lagos has restrained the Minister of Petroleum Resources and the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) from revoking the Ororo marginal field in OML 95 pending the determination of the substantive suit.
DPR yet to issue guidelines on marginal field bid rounds
The Federal Government, through the Department of the Petroleum Resources (DPR), yesterday, said it is yet to issue guidelines on the proposed bid rounds in Nigeria’s marginal oil fields