OGTAN leverages conference to address gaps in human capital development
To bridge the gap in quality of workforce in the oil and gas sector and economic growth, the Oil and Gas Trainers Association of Nigeria, in collaboration with Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board has concluded arrangements ....
Transfer of OML 11 to NPDC: Ogoni vows to resist resumption of crude, gas production
The presidential directive to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company Limited (NPDC) to takeover operation of the entire Oil Mining Lease (OML) 11 from Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has been denounced by the Ogoni people.
Nigeria, Iraq exceed cuts as OPEC achieves 79% compliance
Increased production by Nigeria and Iraq above the agreed quota by members of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), in February, saw compliance level hitting 79 per cent last month, three per cent above January’s 76 per cent.
Delta APC faults allegation of anti-party activities against Ibe Kachikwu
The Delta State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has maintained that Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, was not involved in anti-party activities as speculated in some quarters.
Fuel import drops as 26 vessels sail to Lagos before mid-March
Petroleum products imports into Nigeria, slumped as just one of the 26 vessels expected into the Lagos ports between now and March 11, is conveying premium motor spirit (PMS).
African producers and quest for continental synergy in oil, gas sector
Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, who doubles as the President of APPO recently said the organisation would mobilise $2 billion fund to aid continental synergy that would ensue sustainable development of hydrocarbon in Africa.
Kachikwu supports no party but APC, says campaign council
Delta State Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has dismissed reports of Dr. Ibe Kachikwu’s non-commitment to the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Kachikwu, Urhobo youths back Okowa for second term
Youths of Delta Central Senatorial district have endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for a second term, citing equity, mutual respect and the need to sustain development in the state.
Proposed United States anti-trust law threatens OPEC’s continued dominance
The dominance of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), particularly in stabilising oil price globally, is coming under serious threat following works on the No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels (NOPEC) bill by United States lawmakers.
Nigeria moves to dominate global oil industry with 100 firms
Sixty-three years after the discovery of oil in commercial quantity, the Federal Government yesterday said Nigeria was poised to play a commanding role in the industry globally through100 indigenous companies.
Stakeholders fault Kachikwu, NNPC on nation’s decrepit refineries
Stakeholders in the oil and gas sector yesterday faulted the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu...