Wednesday, 31st May 2023


4 Apr
Nigeria will be saving huge sums in foreign exchange as Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) has opted to train its fresh set of technicians and allied oil and gas staff in specialised fields at the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State, instead of training them abroad.
9 Feb
Africa Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) may select Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State as the regional hub for its proposed training, innovation and research in Africa.
26 Oct 2022
Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State, has unveiled a fire academy said to be the first of its kind in the South-South region.
17 Oct 2022
*Petroleum Training Institute recently launched the Fire Academy as part of its drive to diversify and cater to the voracious need for trained, professionals in fire fighting, prevention and other fire-related issues that might arise in both industrial and domestic environments. Mrs Mercy Irefo is a senior staff of the Petroleum Training Institute and co-ordinator, of Fire Academy under the skill and development Academy, PTI*
3 Oct 2022
Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State, has urged oil and gas firms to take advantage of latest training facilities and equipment the institute.
28 Jan 2020
The defending champions, ExxonMobil, NNPC and PTI football teams recorded impressive wins yesterday in the opening day matches of the preliminaries of the Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry Games being played at the Legacy Pitch, National Stadium, Lagos.
20 Jan 2020
The Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State, has said its digitisation project (DiPTI) was initiated to transform the Institution into a major hub for oil and gas training in Africa and the world.
24 Oct 2019
The Delta Government has resolved the dispute between the management of WHASSAN and staff over alleged welfare issues that had halted work at Shell Petroleum Development Company’s (SPDC) Forcados Export Terminal in Burutu Local Council of the state.
16 Jan 2019
James Shindi is the Chief Executive of Brevity Anderson, organisers of the annual Nigeria Petroleum International Summit (NIPS). In an interview with the Head of Energy & Solid Minerals Desk, STANLEY OPARA, he speaks on the fate of the oil/gas industry in the current election year, the PIGB and NIPS. Excerpts; Giving the fact that…
16 May 2018
The Conference Centre of Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Warri, Delta State, will on Wednesday, May 16 play host to Nigerians from all walks of life as they gather to honour one of Nigeria’s most enduring scholars and public intellectuals, Professor G. G. Darah, who recently retired from Delta State University, Abraka, on the attainment…


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Two senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senators Mathew Urhogide and Ayo Akinyelure have officially tendered their resignation to the party. The notice of the two senators' resignation was contained in two separate letters addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan during Wednesday’s plenary session. The letters were read by the Deputy President of…
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Gov. Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, approved the appointment of Prof. Olawale Olakulehin as the acting Chief Medical Director (CMD) of LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso.
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President Bola Tinubu is currently holding a closed door meeting with the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The agenda of the meeting could not be ascertained, but it is believed that it is not unconnected with the recent situation at the Lagos office of…