Wednesday, 8th December 2021
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17 Sep
Despite huge gas resources, currently hovering around 206 trillion standard cubic feet, smaller African countries like Algeria and Equatorial Guinea are now exporters of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) to Nigeria amidst soaring prices.
9 Jun
Nigerian Independent Petroleum Company (NIPCO) Plc has said it would sustain its growth by exploiting opportunities in gas and petroleum products marketing, especially the deployment
11 Nov 2020
The Nigerian Independent Marketing Company (NIPCO) has disclosed its plans to further raise stake in Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) projects with expected deployment of hundreds of skids and bottling plants across the country to ensure unfettered access to domestic cooking gas, as well as realisation of government’s gas agenda. Indeed, the firm noted that hydrocarbon…
28 Aug 2019
One of the major distributors of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) also known as cooking gas in Nigeria, NIPCO Plc, has declared plans to deepen the commitment of its 10,000metric tons plant for distribution...
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.
22 Jan 2019
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), has decried abuse of labour laws by some indigenous oil companies. It indicted Forte Oil, Seplat, AITEO and NIPCO as firms among violators of the nation’s labour laws. Condemning the act, PENGASSAN, which described the firms’ anti-labour stance against their employees as unacceptable, said…
5 Dec 2018
Nipco Plc has restated its commitment to addressing deforestation in some parts of Nigeria, leveraging its investments in cooking gas. Managing Director of the company, Sanjay Teotia, said this at the 8th annual international conference and exhibition of the Nigerian Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (NLPGA) in Abuja. He maintained that NIPCO’s huge investments in the…
10 Oct 2018
Energy solutions provider and oil marketer, NIPCO Plc, has attributed its strong performance in the petroleum industry space to strategic growth drives. It also says investments in capacity building has helped it to survive the country’s challenging business environment. The Managing Director of the company, Sanjay Teotia, disclosed this at the performance management workshop for…
25 Jul 2018
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has sealed three oil firms.
19 Jul 2018
The national executive of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has condemned the discouragement of stakeholders from attending NIPCO’s Annual General Meeting purported by some individual spreading fake information.
28 Feb 2018
NIPCO Plc has bagged an Oil and Gas industry award for its unprecedented acquisition of ExxonMobil stake in Mobil Oil Nigeria (MON) Plc. The award, which was in recognition of the company’s huge financial investments in the nation’s downstream petroleum industry, was the highlight of the maiden Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) held in Abuja.…
10 Jan 2018
Amidst the current fuel crisis in the country, NIPCO has offered some soothing words to stakeholders, promising market friendly rates for all petroleum products from its depot in 2018.


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The death toll from the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Semeru has risen to 39, authorities said Wednesday, as rescuers scrambled to retrieve more bodies under the threat of further volcanic activity.
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Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Wednesday said he will not resign despite the calls, following recurring ijail breaks across the country in the past one year. Aregbesola, whose ministry oversees the Nigeria Correctional Service across the country, spoke to newsmen at the end of the weekly virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) which held at…
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Brazilian football legend has been hospitalized for treatment of a previously identified colon tumour, his doctors said Wednesday, the latest health problem for the 81-year-old icon.
14 mins ago
An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff at Conoil field in Bayelsa, kidnapped by suspected pirates on Dec. 1, have regained freedom.
29 mins ago
Saudi Arabia authorities have suspended flights coming from Nigeria into the kingdom due to the outbreak of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. An official of the Saudi embassy in Nigeria who did not want his name mentioned because he was not authorized to interface with the media, said the Kingdom took the decision to prevent…