Friday, 27th January 2023
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24 Apr 2017
Mr Abel Agarin, Lagos Zonal Chairman of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), confirmed the payment to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday.
14 Apr 2017
At about 6 a.m. yesterday, members of PENGASSAN were sighted barricading the entrance of Mansard House with inscriptions on placards such as, ‘work no pay is a crime against humanity’, ‘Our wage is our right’,
28 Feb 2017
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Chevron Branch, has appointed Comrade Onyegbaren Ete as its Chairman to steer the affairs of the branch for the next three years.
30 Jan 2017
PENGASSAN stated this during its recent National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting in Abuja, saying, “the amendment can cause imminent losses that will far outweigh any doubtful gains.”
Report of a looming fuel scarcity again at this time of the year has come
24 Jan 2017
However, the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru dismissed reports of any upward review of the price of petrol.
29 Dec 2016
Oil workers under the aegis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), and the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), have cautioned against inserting anti- labour....
22 Dec 2016
Oil workers of the Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) under the aegis of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have suspended its ongoing strike following the intervention of Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachukwu.
20 Dec 2016
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has called on the Federal Government and the National Assembly to engage stakeholders...
8 Dec 2016
NUPENG threatens strike over ‘unresolved’ labour issues Some stakeholders have given conditions for supporting the Senate’s move to unbundle the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as the lawmakers took the matter to the public domain yesterday. It was at a public hearing on the contentious Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). Among the stakeholders were the…
18 Nov 2016
Senior oil workers have cautioned the Federal Government against restructuring the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and other regulatory agencies.
15 Nov 2016
There are indications that the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) may begin industrial action soon if the job losses in the oil and gas sector are not halted.
28 Oct 2016
The Federal Government has advised NUPENG and PENGASSAN to shelve their planned strike over the alleged sacking of 3,000 of its members by oil companies.


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The Lagos PDP Governorship Candidate, Dr Abdul-Azeez Adediran (Jandor) on Thursday met with Igbo traders and other groups in Surulere Local Government Areas soliciting support ahead of the forthcoming elections.
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Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has restated his commitment to devolution of power and restructuring of Nigerian federalism if elected the next president of Nigeria.
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The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), on Thursday, raised concerns over an alleged plot by some powerful persons to thwart the 2023 general elections by making the new Naira notes scarce and increasing violence on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) offices.
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Morka said the detonation of IED and gunfire at the rally, resulted in serious injuries to APC members and supporters in the immediate vicinity of the attack.
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Former President of Nigeria, Cheif Olusegun Obasanjo, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, have emphasized the need to entrench democratic culture and institutions that will sustain development and security in the country. Speaking at the Port Harcourt International Conference with the theme: Deepening Democratic Culture and Institutions…