Osinbajo presides over special meeting on minimum wage
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday presided over the Economic Management Team (EMT) meeting meant to discuss the controversial issue of minimum wage.
Persons with disabilities barricade NNPC towers over alleged marginalisation
Persons with disabilities from the oil communities in Niger Delta yesterday barricaded the entrance to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) towers in Abuja to protest against alleged marginalisation.
Rig owners seek alternative funding for oil industry
Rig owners in Nigeria have tasked the Federal Government to implement the alternative funding stream for joint venture operations it approved in November last year.The operators regretted that the inability of government to execute the plan has further thrown the industry into instability......
OPEC records high level of output freeze compliance
The Joint OPEC-Non-OPEC Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), reported that based on the Report of the Joint OPEC-Non-OPEC Technical Committee (JTC), for the month of March...
Building local capacity as leeway to surviving low oil price regime
The challenge of low crude oil prices is seriously affecting the profit of oil companies and revenue of the Federal Government, even as the petroleum industry ...
Oil, gas remain critical to economic recovery, says Buhari
Although the Federal Government is committed to diversifying the economy into agriculture, solid minerals and other critical sectors, President Muhammadu Buhari has maintained ...
Tension in Niger Delta as military begins special drill
There was palpable tension and apprehension among residents of some communities in the oil rich, but troubled Niger Delta yesterday, as the special military drills in preparation for the launching of Operation Crocodile Smile.
Niger Delta: Confusion trails FG, militants dialogue
At a meeting of Ijaw leaders in Warri penultimate weekend, Clark had observed that the Federal Government is already talking or negotiating with some militants without due consultation with prominent Ijaw leaders.