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.
Delta APC sets 2019 agenda, serves Okowa quit notice
Buoyed by its new found unity as a result of the recent Supreme Court judgment which affirmed the leadership of the Jones Erue executive, the Delta State branch of the All Progressives Congress...
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...
Drama as Dino Melaye appears in Senate chamber in academic gown
There was a mild drama on the floor of the Senate yesterday as Senator Dino Melaye, an All Progressives Congress (APC) member, representing Kogi West, drew attention to himself when he appeared for plenary in academic robe and cap.
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 ...
Ukala’s Iredi War excites Okowa, Ovia, Kachukwu, others at Asaba
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Delta State Government’s bigwigs, Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachukwu, and Chairman of Zenith Bank, Mr. Jim Ovia, were treated to the excitement that only theatre performance could generate.
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.
Group urges reversal of fuel price hike
The group in a statement endorsed by its executive director, David Anyaele also urged the president to ensure that adequate measures are put in place to reduce the pains of disabled people.