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20 Aug 2019
In efforts to rid the nation of the menace of pipeline vandalism, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday, disclosed that a new performance-based pipeline protection system is being considered to address the situation.
19 Aug 2019
Fifteen local and international oil companies have been selected by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to supply 14 billion litres of Premium Motor Spirit...
28 Jul 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has raised the red flag on the violation of its pipeline right-of-way by some individuals and communities along the corridor of the system 2E pipeline network.
24 Jul 2019
Nigeria is to earn over $10.2 billion in royalties and taxes from the development of Oil Mining Lease (OML) 13 in the next 15 years courtesy of a $3.15 billion Financing and Technical Services Agreement signed yesterday between the Nigerian Petroleum Development....
18 Jul 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will continue to supply 10 percent of India’s crude oil demand in the face of competing for the demand for the product from other countries.
Report of a looming fuel scarcity again at this time of the year has come
11 Jul 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has no plans to increase the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), popularly known as petrol in the country.
26 Apr 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has no plans to relocate its Gas Marketing Subsidiary, Nigerian Gas Marketing Company Limited (NGMC), from Warri to Abuja.
31 Mar 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday warned depot owners and terminal operators not to sell Premium Motor Spirit  (PMS) above N133.28k...
6 Feb 2019
The oil and gas sector in Nigeria, particularly upstream, will be affected by policy uncertainties, security, and slump in the price of crude oil, stakeholders have said.
5 Dec 2018
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday in Abuja defended it decision to award the contract for the protection of the 87-kilometre Trans Forcados Pipeline (TFP) to an indigenous firm, Ocean Marine Solutions (OMS).
5 Dec 2018
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday said the corporation is currently engaging the Presidency, Ministry of Finance as well as oil marketers to ensure settlement of outstanding N800 billion subsidy debts. NNPC’s Group General Manager, Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, told The Guardian that the Group Managing Director of the Corporation; Makanti Baru, was already handling the…
5 Nov 2018
A total of 230.35 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas was produced in the country in July this year, averaging a daily production of 7,678.17 million...


An avalanche Sunday on a snow-capped Ecuadoran volcano, the highest peak in the country, killed at least three climbers and left three others missing, officials reported. The avalanche struck a group of 16 mountaineers while at an altitude of 6,100 meters (20,000 feet) on the dormant Chimborazo volcano, according to responders. "There are three missing…
6 mins ago
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has picked six federal universities for the Sustainable Procurement, Environmental and Social Standards Enhancement (SPESSE) Project.
15 mins ago
The Turkish lira dropped to record lows on Monday after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the weekend ordered the expulsion of the ambassadors of 10 countries, including Germany and the United States.
22 mins ago
US Actor James Michael Tyler popularly known for his role in the sitcom Friends has passed away at age 59.  His manager Toni Benson in a statement to TMZ confirming his death revealed that the actor had died of prostate cancer in his home. Tyler had been diagnosed in September 2018 and, after his diagnosis, shared…
26 mins ago
A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly $1.5 million on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, Sotheby's said.