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22 Jun 2019
Outgoing Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has indicated interest in serving the country more if offered the opportunity. Baru also insisted that achievements recorded by the national oil corporation in the last three years under his watch as GMD were laudable. The GMD, who was inducted…
21 Jun 2019
The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative have commended Mr Mele Kolo Kyari’s appointment as NNPC boss. The organisations gave the commendation in a statement signed by the NNPC spokesman, Mr Ndu Ughamadu. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appointed Mr…
21 Jun 2019
The Federal Government yesterday named Mele Kolo Kyari as new Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). He replaces Dr. Maikanti Baru who clocks 60 years next month.
21 Jun 2019
As part of its corporate social responsibility, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has pledged to ensure that the country’s football fans watch live telecast of all the matches of Africa Cup of Nations, which kicks off in Egypt today and runs till July 19, 2019. The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and its official marketing…
20 Jun 2019
The outgoing Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru, says he is willing and ready to do more if given the opportunity to serve the country.
20 Jun 2019
Two years after it suspended work following the abduction and subsequent death of 37 members of its oil prospecting team, the Nigerian National...
19 Jun 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will resume crude oil search in the Chad basin immediately it gets clearance...
6 Jun 2019
Over three months after the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) started drilling activities at the spud-in of Kolmani River-II Well in Gongola Basin in Bauchi, petroleum industry stakeholders have expressed divergent....
22 May 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday told the National Assembly that it remitted N1.26tr as against the N1.22tr projected in the 2018 budget to the Federation Account in 2018.
9 May 2019
Nigeria has made revenue exceeding $180 billion following industry players' capital investment in excess of $65 billion in deepwater sub-sector of the oil and gas industry.
7 May 2019
Domestic gas supply in Nigeria is set to increase by about 300 million standard cubic (MSCF) daily through the Asa...
3 May 2019
The Nigerian National Petleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday said $2.2 billion (N673.2 billion) had been saved from refining over 40 billion...


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World Bank Country Director for Nigeria, Shubham Chaudhuri, yesterday, spoke extensively on the planned removal of subsidy on Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS)...
46 mins ago
Teemu Pukki denied 10-man Newcastle a first win all season as Norwich earned a 1-1 draw at St James' Park on Tuesday, but wasted a huge chance to deepen the Magpies' relegation fears.
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No fewer than 1.6 million Nigerians out of the 1.9 million living with the Human Immuno-deficiency Virus are on treatment. Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA)...
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Lagos State Government, yesterday, rejected some of the conclusions reached by the Judicial Panel of Inquiry into last year’s #EndSARS protest...
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Delay in the take-off of the second phase of the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) may continue to push the burden of electricity meters on consumers.