Sunday, 22nd May 2022
Breaking News:


10 Jun 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says Nigeria’s proven natural gas reserve stood at 206.53 trillion cubic feet (tcf) as at Jan.1, 2021.
2 Jun 2021
The Senate has urged the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to clamp down on illegal roadside retailers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG).
2 Jun 2021
Fresh efforts being made by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) and the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) may address opacity in oil and gas contracts and fast track the implementation of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) beneficial ownership disclosures. With the development, there are indications that Nigeria will meet the compliance standards required…
30 May 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) will, tomorrow, award 57 marginal oil fields to oil firms in the country.The Federal Government had in June last year started a bid round for the fields, which are mainly in the Niger Delta.
28 May 2021
The Nigerian government’s expectation of raising half a billion dollars from signature bonuses, has imposed significant financial pressure on participants in the about-to-be-concluded bid round of marginal fields
27 May 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has stated that the country needs over $2 billion monthly revenue to remain sustainable as a nation.
26 May 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it is expecting the first production of crude from some of the recently awarded 57 marginal oilfields in January 2022.
12 May 2021
The Federal Government has expressed optimism about improved earnings from its gas monetisation scheme, following the signing of the Pre-Front End Engineering Design (Pre-FEED) contract by the licensee to commence the development of 176 million cubic....
11 May 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has pledged support to the hitch-free completion of Nigeria’s first floating Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) production plant.
7 May 2021
The Nigerian government introduced the marginal field development programme in 1996 to help grow the country’s oil and gas production by divesting the majors of dormant discoveries and making the same available to indigenous operators who are nimble enough to venture into neglected terrains.
7 May 2021
Independent Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), has expressed satisfaction in the innovations and reformation introduced by Department of Petroleum Resources
2 May 2021
After several years of unearned revenue from undeveloped Oil Mining Leases (OMLs) 123, 124, 126 and 137, the Kaztec Engineering Limited and Salvic Petroleum Resources Consortium...


1 day ago
The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclists and passengers as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state.
1 day ago
Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
1 day ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
1 day ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
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Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.