Militants set Agip pipeline ablaze in Bayelsa community
There is tension in Igbomotoru Community, Southern Ijaw Council of Bayelsa State, as suspected militants set ablaze a Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) crude oil pipeline at the weekend.
Nigeria leads regional LNG export with 27.6bcm amid uncertain outlook
Amid sharp decline in LNG utilisation rates in many parts of the world last year, gas exports from West African producers, especially Nigeria, showed some resilience in 2020, trading 27.6 billion cubic feet (bcm) of gas equivalent to the total 39 bcm traded by the region.
Soldiers shoot at protesters in Rivers, injure many
Soldiers yesterday opened fire on protesters, who barricaded OB/OB gas plant operated by the Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) in Omoku, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Council of Rivers State, leaving many injured.
Nigerian firm petitions Reps for N14 billion NAOC debt
Indigenous oil services firm, DE COON Services Limited, has written to the House of Representatives to investigate an alleged contract breach of about N14billion, comprising $30 million
Farming: Only escape route from poverty, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that farming remains the only escape route from perpetual poverty in the country.He, therefore, urged Nigerians to embrace and invest in agriculture to avoid being trapped in poverty.
Domestic gas, power boosted with 28bcm production
About 28 billion cubic meters (Bcm) of new gas find and 60 million barrels of condensate will largely be channelled to the domestic market in order to feed the power sector.
Agip discovers 1trn cft of gas, 60m barrels of condensates in Niger Delta
Nigeria Agip Oil Company(NAOC), an affiliate of Italian oil giant, Eni, says it has discovered a significant quantity of gas and condensate in the Obiafu-Obrikom fields in Oil Mining Lease, (OML) 61, onshore Niger Delta.
NAOC JV donates ICT centre to Obrikom Community
In a bid to bridge the Information Communication Technology (ICT) gap in local communities, the Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) Limited and its Joint Venture (JV) Partners have donated an ultra-modern ICT centre to Obrikom community, Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni Council of Rivers State. Speaking while commissioning the project, which was attended by hundreds of elated Obrikom indigenes,…
Host communities fault Dickson’s panel on pipeline surveillance contracts
Host communities in Bayelsa State, under the auspices of the Integrated Oil and Gas Host Communities, have kicked against the setting up of a panel of enquiry by the Bayelsa State Government into the activities of pipeline contractors. Chairman of the board, Mr. Gift Ebiki, while addressing a press conference in Yenagoa, described the panel…