Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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30 Sep
By flaring, rather than utilising gas for power generation or other domestic needs, Nigeria and other nations involved in such act, could lose up to $82bn a year due to global gas flaring, says GlobalData report.
4 Jun 2020
With a recent offer for its 57 marginal oil fields to investors after 17 years gathering momentum, the Federal Government, through the Department of Petroleum Resources...
28 Feb 2020
A few days after the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), announced that over 200 bidders were competing for the available 45 gas flaring sites in Nigeria, the agency has extended the timeline for the submission of bids by six weeks.
8 Jan 2020
Nigeria being Africa largest Oil producer is a fact many around the world are familiar with and in spite of the many challenges in the industry, this fact remains and at 202 trillion scf of proven natural gas reserves and another 600 trillion ....
14 Nov 2019
The House of Representatives has ordered the multinational oil companies operating in Nigeria to stop the flaring of associated gas.
23 Oct 2019
With the consumption rate of energy rising faster than the population growth rate, stakeholders in the energy sector have advocated renewed energy mix and transition...
21 May 2019
It is true that policies lack the force of law. However, regulations are subsidiary legislations and have the same force of law as their principal...
24 Apr 2019
Policy drives socio-economic development and its sustainability is largely dependent on formulation of the right policies to allow for efficient business...
13 Mar 2019
The outlook for natural gas has shown that demand for the commodity is set to rise as new gas infrastructure across value chains will support the rise in traded gas flows.
20 Jun 2018
The Federal Government’s desire to grow Nigeria’s strategic oil reserves to about 40 billion barrels and daily crude oil production to four million barrels per day may suffer setback...
6 May 2018
Experts have cautioned against undue optimism over the three-point strategy unfolded by the Federal Government to end gas flare by 2020, insisting that elusive strategies...
6 Apr 2018
The Programme Manager, National Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme (NGFCP), Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Justice Derefaka has disclosed...


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Insurgency in Nigeria started precisely in the Northeast and it has already taken over the whole nation as at today with the ongoing attacks on military facilities
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Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
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The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
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Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.