Monday, 8th August 2022
Breaking News:


4 days ago
Barely six months to expected completion of the $2.8 billion Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) pipeline project, indications emerged yesterday that the delivery of the project may remain elusive despite heightened momentum for Nigeria to export gas to Europe.
3 Aug
Oil Mining Licence (OML) 11 host communities, comprising the Ogonis and Asa on the Imo River axis in Rivers and Abia states, have warned the Federal Government against re-issuing the facility...
1 Aug
Contrary to claims by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) that weakening of the value of the naira was caused by non-remittance of funds into foreign reverse by the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd, fresh facts have shown that NNPC remitted N2.7 billion into its accounts with the CBN from January to June this year.
31 Jul
A total of 184 beneficiaries of the NNPC/Shell Cradle-to-Career scholarship for secondary school students have been migrated to the SPDC JV university scholarship programme in the last five years.
29 Jul
Nigeria is broke, Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige has confirmed.
27 Jul
As the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd transitions into an entity that will be regulated in line with the provisions of the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA), KINGSLEY JEREMIAH, examines
26 Jul
The Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited, yesterday, insisted that the company will not take law into its hand by sacking staff.
24 Jul
An Ibadan-based Labour activist and human rights lawyer, Femi Aborisade and the immediate past Chairman of Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Oyo State, Andrew Emelieze, have faulted the commercialisation
23 Jul
The European Union, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd (NNPC) and the Joint Task Force (JTF) Operation Delta Safe, on Friday visited an illegal refining site in Rivers, to inspect the impacts on the environment.
23 Jul
The Federal Government and the newly constituted Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC) may face legal actions following the transition of the latter to a limited liability company.
22 Jul
Hard times are already here for the Federal Government, hard, as its debt servicing exceeded retained revenue by as much as N310 billion in the first four months of 2022. This is the first time the country...
21 Jul
Aviation stakeholders have reacted with boo and cheers at local airlines' request to impose a new fuel tax of between 25 and 40 per cent on air travellers.


4 mins ago
The Kremlin on Monday accused Ukrainian forces of firing on the Zaporizhzhia atomic power plant, warning of potential "catastrophic consequences" for Europe.
12 mins ago
African superstars and former Liverpool teammates Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane scored at the weekend as new league seasons dawned in Europe.
20 mins ago
An EU plan to cut gas consumption across the bloc by 15 percent to cope with an energy price crisis spurred by Russia's war in Ukraine comes into effect on Tuesday.
23 mins ago
The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command has released two former governors, Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, as well as three others from costodial centres.
50 mins ago
Minister of Petroleum Resources, President Muhammadu Buhari has consented to the acquisition of Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited by Seplat Energy Offshore Ltd., a Nigerian outfit. ExxonMobil, the parent company had earlier entered into a landmark Sale and Purchase Agreement with Seplat Energy to acquire the entire share capital of Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited from Exxon…