Build more refineries, not depots, expert urges FG
An oil and gas expert, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, on Monday urged the Federal Government to create an enabling environment for investors to build more refineries instead of depots.
Reintroduction of toll plazas
The call the other day by the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) for the reintroduction of tolls on Nigeria’s roads is as curious as it is interesting for the two bodies are not usually disposed to making such demands.
Reps launch enquiries into non-inauguration of NSITF board
The House of Representatives has mandated its committee on labour, employment and productivity to conduct an investigation into the non-inauguration of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) Board.
Think outside box to end fuel scarcity, NUPENG advises FG
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has told the Federal Government to “think outside the box,” to end persistent fuel scarcity in Nigeria.
`Think outside the box’ to end fuel scarcity, NUPENG advises FG
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has told the Federal Government to “think outside the box,’’ to end persistent fuel scarcity in Nigeria. The President of the union, Mr Igwe Achese, told labour correspondents in Lagos on Friday that government must make a paradigm shift to resolve the energy crisis which…
NUPENG tasks FG, National Assembly on allocation for petroleum varsity in 2018 budget
The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has urged the Federal Government and the National Assembly to make adequate provisions for the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun....
Welcome to the reign of racketeers, fly-by-night contractors
For days it rage: The terror of racketeers and middlemen. They were in embarrassing control of the economy. And no one could tame them.
Fix Nigeria’s refineries now, NUPENG urge NNPC
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Monday called for the rehabilitation of the nation’s refineries to end the recurring scarcity of petrol in the country.
Lagos bridges under threat of collapse from parked trucks
Some bridges in Lagos are at a risk of buckling under the weight of parked heavy-duty trucks.
NUPENG says massive loading of petrol ongoing at Lagos depots
Mr Tayo Aboyeji, the South-West Chairman of Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), on Monday confirmed that massive loading of petrol was ongoing at different depots in Lagos. Aboyeji made the confirmation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, assuring Nigerians that the current scarcity of fuel…