Tuesday, 3rd October 2023
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25 Aug
• Shell, , Eni, others working to lock in gas There are indications that over 15 International Oil Companies (IOCs) are involved in high-level lobbying to influence moves towards cleaner energy, a report said, yesterday. New research by InfluenceMap, which has monitored European LNG sector’s advocacy since 2021, showed that the organisations were leading a…
11 Jul
Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL), Shell, ExxonMobil, Chevron, Total and other oil companies operating in the country flared about $3.9 billion (about N3 trillion) worth of gas in the last four years...
4 Jun
The Federal Government has been urged to ensure that Shell’s planned sale of its operations in the Niger Delta does not lead to a further deterioration in human rights in a region blighted by decades of oil pollution.
26 May
Amnesty International (AI) has called on the incoming government of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, which will be sworn in on May 29, to ensure that Shell’s planned divestment of its operations in the Niger Delta, does not worsen human rights violation in the region.
16 May
Cleaning up decades-long oil pollution and restoring environmental health in just one of Nigeria's crude-producing states will cost at least $12 billion, investigators said on Tuesday.
14 May
The Managing Director (MD) of Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Company (SNEPCo), Mrs. Elohor Aiboni, has expressed her appreciation to the leadership of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Ltd and the NNPC Upstream Investment Management Services (NUIMS) for the level of collaboration geared towards maximising the potential of the deepwater assets and delivering key projects.
10 May
Britain's highest court ruled Wednesday it was too late for people in Nigeria's Niger Delta region to lodge pollution claims against energy giant Shell after a huge oil spill more than one decade ago.
26 Feb
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC JV), has expressed delight on the planned construction of the Olobiri Museum and Research Centre in Otuabagi, Ogbia Local Council of Bayelsa State.
2 Feb
Shell's net profit surged to a record $42.3 billion last year, the British energy giant said Thursday, as Russia's invasion of Ukraine sent oil and gas prices soaring.
23 Dec 2022
Shell said Friday it will pay 15 million euros to Nigerian farmers to compensate them for damage from pipeline leaks. A Dutch appeals court ruled last year, following 13 years of legal battles, that Shell's Nigerian branch must pay out for a series of leaks and that the parent company must install new pipeline equipment…
4 Nov 2022
Shell has committed one million US Dollars ($ 1 million), exclusive of its joint venture partners in Nigeria, to support the government's efforts to provide relief to people impacted by the current flood disaster.
26 Oct 2022
To say that Nigeria is being stolen is an understatement. It is a sordid situation. Shocking stories from the oil and gas sector continue to hit the news. Rather than being numbed by the monstrous pillaging


18 mins ago
Unknown gunmen have kidnapped a fish seller in Cross River State and are demanding five million naira as ransom from the family.
33 mins ago
The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Gas, Senator Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, has called on the President to expeditiously present a 2023 Supplementary Budget to the National Assembly to kick-start his Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) project.
39 mins ago
A fire incident at an illegal oil refining site on Sunday night in Rivers State killed about 30 people.
42 mins ago
The Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ede Dafinone has expressed his deep condolences to the victims of the recent petroleum tanker fire incident at Ugbenu, Ethiope West Local Government Area and called on the federal government to take immediate action in fixing the bad sections of the Benin-Warri road. Recall that the tragic…
51 mins ago
At least 40 people are missing and presumed to have drowned in northwest Nigeria's Kebbi state after a passenger boat capsized in strong currents, a local official said on Tuesday.
1 hour ago
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Umo Eno, has inaugurated the per-ward 368 Personal Assistants, tasking them to utilise their positions as ambassadors of government to propagate the A.R.I.S.E. Agenda blueprint at the grassroots, and also ensure peace and unity in their respective communities.
1 hour ago
A summer of change has left Paris Saint-Germain with a radically revamped squad, shorn of some of its biggest stars, and for now they remain a work in progress in what could be Kylian Mbappe's final season in the French capital.
1 hour ago
National Boyfriend's Day is celebrated on October 3rd each year. It is a day to show your boyfriend how much you love and appreciate him. There are many different ways to celebrate this special day, and the best way to do it is in a way that your boyfriend will love and appreciate. Here are…
1 hour ago
US President Joe Biden's son Hunter is to appear in federal court in Delaware on Tuesday and is expected to plead not guilty to charges of illegally possessing a handgun.
1 hour ago
The death toll from a roof collapse at a church in northeastern Mexico rose to 11 on Monday, with dozens more injured, as a shocked community mourned the victims of the disaster.