Nigeria loses $126 billion in revenue to pipeline vandalism
Operators of the Nembe Creek Trunk Line (NCTL), have decried the continued loss of oil revenue attributable to the vandalism of oil pipelines and facilities in Nigeria, this year alone.
Army flags off Exercise Crocodile Smile IV in Ondo
The 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army has commenced a field training exercise codenamed “Exercise Crocodile Smile IV” in Okitipupa, Ondo State. The exercise will last from November 8 to December 23, 2019.
DPR blames high tanker incidents on poor haulage system, pipeline vandalism
Worried about the alarming rate of petroleum tanker incidents in recent times, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has said issues of integrity, vandalism...
Petroleum Ministry to address pipeline vandalism, data, gas flaring challenges
A total of N1.4 billion has been voted by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources to address critical challenges affecting Nigeria’s oil and gas sector, especially pipeline infrastructure as well as inadequate data.
Sanwo-Olu advocates clampdown on oil theft, pipeline vandalism
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has sought a fresh impetus into the fight against oil theft and pipeline vandalism nationwide.Consequently, he challenged security agencies to deal decisively with the economic crimes and their perpetrators.
‘Cases of pipeline vandalism rose by 42.9% in October 2018’
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed worry over what it described as increasing incidents of pipeline vandalism across the country. According to the corporation, in October 2018, its pipeline network suffered a 42.9 per cent increase in vandalism compared to the previous month during the year. Giving a breakdown of the incidents of…
Pipeline vandals ground Ibadan petrol depot, product scarcity looms
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says there is the likelihood of a scarcity of Petrol in Ibadan due to non-availability of the product at the depot.
Oil sector loses 754,000bpd to pipeline disruption
Nigeria’s oil sector is estimated to have lost over 754,000 barrels per day (bpd) in February, to production shut-in occasioned by pipeline vandalism, according to the latest monthly financial report of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).
‘Journalist Abiri’ arrested for pipeline vandalism, oil theft
Mr. Jones Abiri, the man said to have been arrested by the Department of State Services, DSS, is not a journalist and does not belong to any chapel of the Nigerian Union of Journlists, Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity clarified Thursday night. Shehu said Abiri was…