Government predicts gas price fall, higher demand by 2027
With stakeholders expressing concerns about the price of natural gas in the domestic market, the Federal Government has said convergence of factors such as government intervention, inauguration of OB3, NNPC’s Seven Critical Gas Projects, and other upstream gas investment should lead to fall in domestic gas price. Besides, the government also projected an increase…
Fire service rescues man from burning house in Kano
The Kano State Fire Service on Tuesday night rescued 45-year-old Nazifi Abdullahi from a burning house at Sharada Phase I in Kano. Saidu Mohammed, the Public Relations Officer of the service, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano yesterday that Abdullahi was trapped inside the kitchen of the building. He said the firemen…
Two siblings burnt to death in midnight fire
The Kano State Fire Service yesterday confirmed the death of two boys of the same parent in a fire incident. The children reportedly died yesterday during an early morning inferno that gutted their parent’s two-bedroom apartment at Sharada, Ja’en Yamma quarters in Kano metropolis.
NNPC urges lawmakers to simplify fiscal provisions of PIFB
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged the Senate to simplify the fiscal provisions in the Petroleum Industry Fiscal Bill (PIFB) to ensure easy implementation of the law.
NASRDA catches them young for space
The Space Ambassador Scheme was initiated by the DG, Professor Saidu Mohammed to rouse interest in young Nigerians towards Science and Mathematics and ultimately a possible career in Space Science and Technology.
NASRDA boss urges Landmark University graduates to embrace space technology
Mr Saidu Mohammed, the Director-General of the National Space Research Development Agency (NASRDA), on Friday called on graduating students of Landmark University to embrace space development technology for the growth of the nation.
Nigeria to halt petrol import by 20I9
Baru who was represented by the Chief Operating Officer, Gas & Power, Saidu Mohammed, told reporters that as at today, all the nation’s three refineries were producing petroleum products.
Expiring licences threaten bid for nation’s local refining
Thirty-two companies granted licences to establish (LTE) and approval to construct (APC) private refineries with a combined capacity of 1.352 million barrels per...
NNPC to contribute 4,000mw to national grid within 10 years
The Corporation’s Chief Operating Officer, Gas and Power, Mr Saidu Mohammed, made this known in a statement signed by NNPC Group General Manager, Public Affairs, Ndu Ughamadu, on Monday.
IOCs embark on self-funding of joint ventures
The Federal Government has finally exited the crude oil Joint Venture (JV) cash-call policy it had with the International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in the country.