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25 Oct 2019
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.
27 Sep 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the country would bring about amicable end to all litigations and arbitrations that have over the years inhibited the growth of some oil assets.
27 Aug 2019
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.
1 Jun 2019
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,…
8 Apr 2019
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…
14 Dec 2018
Motorists plying the Kwale-Okpai road leading to Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC)’s Okpai Gas Plant may soon have smooth transportation. This follows the Delta State government’s approval of the construction of Kwale-Benetu Bridge. Construction of the bridge, now part of Ndokwa East and West local council areas, is coming 60 years after oil exploration began…
12 Dec 2018
Most of the companies open to the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board’s (NCDMB) $200 million Nigerian Content Intervention...
26 Sep 2018
As part of efforts to to develop the capacity of Nigeria-owned companies and contractors to activately participate in the oil and gas industry, the Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) and its Joint Venture partners on Monday, commenced capacity training for indigenous contractors in the Niger Delta.
23 May 2018
Collaboration between the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that collaboration between it and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) will help the country...
17 May 2018
The Vice Chairman/ Managing Director of NAOC, Massimo Insulla, said the special agricultural scheme was introduced in 2016 to meet the present day economic and social realities and to bridge the gap between the aging farmers and make agriculture attractive to youths.
30 Apr 2018
No fewer than 275 youths in Niger Delta region have benefited from the Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) and its Joint Venture agro skills acquisition through the Green Rivers Project scheme .
16 Apr 2018
The Federal Government and oil firm, Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) have concluded arrangement to carry out activation of National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP) as agreed by the stakeholders.   Similar exercises took place in 2011 and 2013, and knowledge and expertise gained helped in no small measure in combating Bonga Oil Spill incident.…


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US President Joe Biden on Thursday called for an "exception" to the Senate filibuster rule so that Democrats can pass an abortion rights law, reversing the recent Supreme Court decision. The "exception to the filibuster" called for by Biden would allow Democrats to pass a law enshrining abortion access rights with their current thin majority…
28 mins ago
Idris Elba apparently wants to make an offer of $1 billion GBP ($1.2 billion USD), which would be used to buy the UK broadcast service Channel 4. The CEO and founder of the marketing and communications group The Miroma Group, Marc Boyan, is reportedly in conversation with the actor about the bid. Variety also reports…
37 mins ago
Anambra State governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has barred all markets and parks executives from collecting revenue in the state for the government. Soludo's media aide Christian Aburime in a statement said the governor announced the ban at a one-day town hall meeting with the Transport and Market Union Executive Members in the State. The governor…
46 mins ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worries over the low rate of Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) collection in Lagos State. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, made this known at the Eighth Annual Constituency Stakeholders’ Meeting held on Thursday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting…
54 mins ago
Countries need to ramp up controls on cryptocurrency transactions to meet international standards on transparency, a watchdog said on Thursday. The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) said countries had made only "limited progress" in implementing its "travel rule", which it had recommended for global adoption in 2015. Under the rule, regulators are supposed to…