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Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

28 Aug
Former Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu has described as unfounded and disparaging allegations by Peoples Gazette that he tried to smuggle a stolen vehicle into the United States of America. It was also alleged that he received N9.7 billion in his personal bank account. Dr. Kachikwu through the legal representative,…
29 May 2019
Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, was quoted two years ago to have said he would resign if Nigeria continued to import fuel by 2019. His 2019 projection was hinged on the proposed completion of Dangote’s refinery at the time. Despite sustaining the flow of products with minor issues in the last…
30 Apr 2019
Secretary, Lawyers in Oil and Gas Network, organizers of Lawyers in Oil and Gas Conference, Mrs. Raqeebah Oloko is worried that the Petroleum Industry Bill..
27 Jan 2019
Despite Friday’s assurance by the Federal Government that there were no irregularities in the ongoing renewal of over 42 oil licences, stakeholders in the oil and gas sector, yesterday, raised the alarm over the ongoing exercise.
26 Jan 2019
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, yesterday in Abuja, said there are no irregularities in the ongoing renewal of over 42 oil licences by the federal government.
1 Dec 2018
The Minister of State for Petroleum, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, has expressed concern over the fall in oil prices as it poses danger to the country's economy.He raised the concern yesterday in Calabar during the last day technical session of 3rd National Council meeting on Hydrocarbons....
2 May 2018
There are indications that the Federal Government is considering the establishment of oil and gas industrial parks in some oil producing states in Nigeria.The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, made the disclosure during the ground-breaking of the Nigerian Oil....
18 Apr 2018
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...
21 Feb 2018
Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), and major operating companies have embarked on plans that would ensure the full domiciliation of Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSOs) vessels in Nigeria.
10 Jan 2018
Port Harcourt Refineries Company (PHRC), and the Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company (WRPC), processed 331,705 Metric Tonnes (MT) of crude oil in October last year.
15 Oct 2017
Nigeria, as it is today, is a troubled country. As appropriately captured by Peter Cunliffe-Jones in his book: My Nigeria: Five decades of Independence, this troubled giant of Africa, vast in size, rich in contrast, and vibrant in citizenry, is a country full of hurts.
3 Sep 2017
Lack of direction of the Federal Government’s Price Modulation Policy, is responsible for the present confusion rocking the downstream sub-sector of the country’s oil sector.


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Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Wednesday said he will not resign despite the calls, following recurring ijail breaks across the country in the past one year. Aregbesola, whose ministry oversees the Nigeria Correctional Service across the country, spoke to newsmen at the end of the weekly virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) which held at…
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An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff at Conoil field in Bayelsa, kidnapped by suspected pirates on Dec. 1, have regained freedom.
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Saudi Arabia authorities have suspended flights coming from Nigeria into the kingdom due to the outbreak of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. An official of the Saudi embassy in Nigeria who did not want his name mentioned because he was not authorized to interface with the media, said the Kingdom took the decision to prevent…