PENGASSAN wants NNPC to caution IOCs over anti-labour practice
PENGASSAN President, Francis Olabode Johnson, who gave the warning in a statement, said the caution became necessary to avoid throwing the sector into industrial crisis.
ASUU begins strike, labour mobilises for tomorrow
As its tomorrow’s deadline for strike draws close, organised labour did not attend the conciliatory meeting with the Federal Government’s...
‘60m barrels of crude oil stolen from Nigeria’
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) yesterday said about 60.2 million barrels of crude oil were stolen from the country between 2011 and 2014. Speaking at the 40th anniversary of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Falana noted that the stolen product passed through the Philadelphia Port in the United…
Pass PIB for Nigeria’s greatness, PENGASSAN urges government
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has said the passage Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) holds the key to the nation’s overall transformation and reinventing in the comity of nations. Consequently, it urged government to prioritise the piece of legislation due to its ability to attract growth to all sectors of…
Oil workers to monitor implementation of local content law
Oil workers under the auspices of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), and Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), have restated their readiness to monitor the implementation of local content law in the oil and gas sector.
PENGASSAN charges government on policies to tackle poverty
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Federal Government to put in place people-oriented programmes and policies as part of measures to reduce poverty in the country.
Call for efficient management of oil subsidy payments intensifies
In a bid to sustain businesses in the downstream sector of Nigeria’s petroleum industry and grow capacity, the need for an efficient settlement system cannot be overemphasized.
Tackling unending industrial agitations in oil sector
One distinction between industrial agitation in the oil and gas sector and other segments of the Nigerian economy is the capacity of the sector to cripple the entire economy even before it is declared. Indeed, with little ‘help’ from the media, the threat to embark on an industrial action by either the Nigeria Union of…