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1 Jul 2022
AMID growing concerns, the people of Niger Delta have released a 19-page demand, among which is immediate review of Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) 2021 by the National Assembly.
26 Jun 2022
The signing of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) 2021 into law brought an end to a 20-year agitation to reform the oil and gas sector in Nigeria.
25 Jun 2022
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has assured host communities producing oil and gas that the Federal Government has perfected plans to engage the people, especially in the Niger Delta on the details contained in the Petroleum Industry Act, (PIA).
15 May 2022
For over a decade, some International Oil Companies (IOCs) that are operating in Nigeria have been divesting their portfolio. Among other things, those affected are eager to leave the shallow water, but still, maintain their businesses in the deep water...
30 Mar 2022
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has called on the private sector to leverage the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) to stake more investment in gas infrastructure across the country.
18 Mar 2022
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has said that concerted efforts should be made to persuade and further incentivise the International
27 Feb 2022
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has alleged that petroleum product marketers are taking advantage of seeming gaps and teething challenges in the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) to enrich themselves at the expense of the country and the people.
25 Feb 2022
International Oil Companies (IOCs) have called for the amendment of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) to provide clarity and better fiscal terms for deepwater gas investment.
2 Feb 2022
The Chairman, Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN), Olumide Adeosun, has stated that the Federal Government's suspension of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) would create more uncertainties in the nation's downstream sector.
28 Jan 2022
The Federal Government yesterday, in Abuja, said about N174 billion was raised from the 2020 Marginal Field Bid Round (MFBR) as about 33 awardees are set to lose out after failing to make payment.
16 Jan 2022
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the company, Suresh Kumar, while addressing staff, thanked the employees for their resilience over the years, noting that the New Year offers
4 Jan 2022
The year 2022 is loaded with a lot of expectations, especially the Federal Government’s planned removal of petrol subsidy. With the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) becoming law...


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The Minority Leader of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Rt Hon Ndudi Godwin Elumelu has congratulated PDP governors-elect of Delta, Bauchi, Oyo, and other states. "On behalf of the Minority Caucus and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) family in the House of Representatives, I congratulate the governor-elect of Delta State, Hon Sheriff Oborevwori and others so…
44 mins ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Agbu Kefas, has been declared the winner of the Taraba State gubernatorial election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) state returning officer, Prof. Muhammed Abdulaziz, announced on Tuesday that Kefas polled 257,926 votes in the Saturday, March 18, election and has fulfilled the requirements to be named the governor-elect.…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared Senator Uba Sani of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), as the winner of the Saturday governorship election in Kaduna State with a slight margin over the People Democratic Party candidate (PDP) Isa Ashiru Kudan. Declaring the result, the State Collation Officer for Gubernatorial Election (SCOGE), Prof.…
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Kaduna state government has denied that it declared curfew in Jema'a and Kaura local government areas following the outcome of the state election. A report alleged that the government had declared a curfew in Jema and Kaura council areas of Kaduna State. But Kaduna State commissioner for internal security and home affairs, Samuel Aruwan said…