Thursday, 20th January 2022
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4 Nov
The Edo Modular Refinery, CCETC-Ossiomo Power Plant and the Edo Production Centre and other projects geared at opening up Edo’s industrial sector would be the focal point
7 Sep
Despite producing nothing and adding zero value to the nation’s economy, the Federal Government has continued to pay the salaries of about 5,000 workers operating in the nation’s ailing refineries...
30 Jun 2021
Duport Midstream Company (DMCL) has disclosed that it is developing the first energy park in Nigeria to address challenges in the downstream sector.
10 May 2021
Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE), Delta State, will soon unveil its 20,000 capacity indigenous refinery it built with locally sourced materials.
13 Apr 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has denied revoking 32 refinery licenses issued to private companies in Nigeria.
29 Mar 2021
The debate over Federal Government’s proposed $1.5 billion to be spent on rehabilitating the 210,000-barrel per day (bpd) Port Harcourt refinery intensified yesterday as more opposition voices registered their concerns.
29 Mar 2021
If Nigeria’s refineries were a private project, a fresh profitability analysis would certainly be required before an additional naira is released for the rehabilitation.
4 Oct 2020
The Domestic Refinery Owners Association of Nigeria (DROAN), have thrown their weight behind the Federal Government’s removal of oil subsidy in the country. The National Chairman of the association, Mr Godwin Sunday, made this known in a press conference organised by the association in Uyo on Saturday. Sunday said that the association was in full…
29 Sep 2020
A South-west socio-political group, Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum, has queried the rationale behind the train link contract to the Niger Republic...
31 Aug 2020
• Female medics demand release of colleague in C’River The management of Alexis Refinery Limited has begun moves to establish a $15 million and 10,000 barrels per day modular refinery at Abuator community in Ndokwa East council area of Delta State, with the proposed Petroleum Industrial Bill (PIB) as template for justice. The facility, which…
2 Aug 2020
Edo Government says the ongoing Modular Refinery project at Ologbo in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of the state, will on completion, drive the state’s industrial revolution quest.
11 Mar 2020
Considering redundancy challenges, especially poor capacity utilisation affecting refineries in Nigeria despite the huge import of refined petroleum products, Managing Director, Waltersmith Petroman Oil Limited


17 mins ago
British police on Thursday arrested two men over their alleged role in a hostage-taking by a British man at a synagogue in Texas last weekend. The men were arrested in Birmingham in central England and in Manchester in northwestern England on Thursday morning by counter-terrorism officers, Greater Manchester Police said in a tweet. The men…
55 mins ago
Telecom giants AT&T and Verizon began 5G service in the United States Wednesday without major disruptions to flights after the launch of the new wireless technology was scaled back. The firms spent tens of billions of dollars to obtain 5G licenses last year, but aviation industry groups have raised concerns about possible interference with airplanes'…
1 hour ago
Biyi Oloko, a British citizen of Nigerian descent and Conservative candidate, has won the Tilehurst South and Holybrook by-election in the United Kingdom. The Tilehurst South and Holybrook seat was run as a by-election after the death of incumbent councillor Peter Argyle, after 24 years of meritorious service. Oloko, the new Conservative councillor, who has…
1 hour ago
As the race for who eventually occupies the Dennis Osadebe House Asaba as the Number One Citizen of Delta State heightens, there appears to be a general consensus that Delta Central Senatorial District is poised to produce the next occupant, according to what has been loosely termed the Zoning Formula of the Ruling Party PDP.…
4 hours ago
Exactly a month after President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to the 2021 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill on the grounds of insecurity and cost of conducting direct primary,....