Saturday, 28th May 2022
Breaking News:


15 May
For over a decade, some International Oil Companies (IOCs) that are operating in Nigeria have been divesting their portfolio. Among other things, those affected are eager to leave the shallow water, but still, maintain their businesses in the deep water...
7 Apr
Notwithstanding the challenges of crude theft and pipeline vandalisation, the Federal Government, last year, earned $4.48 billion from Shell companies in Nigeria in royalties, taxes and other payments.
6 Apr
Managing Director, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor and other stakeholders in the energy sector in Nigeria,...
14 Mar
Supermajor Shell on Monday said it was working with the Bayelsa government to resolve a dispute with some host communities over the non-execution of an electricity project.
24 Feb
Notwithstanding the risks associated with onshore production in the country leading to divestments of international oil firms, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has restated commitments towards strengthening its deepwater and gas position in the country.
12 Feb
A High Court of Rivers State, Port Harcourt, will on March 23 and 24, hear applications by parties in the N50 billion suit filed against Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) by its ex-employees.
6 Jan
About one year after a judgment by a Dutch Appeal Court in the Hague, Netherlands ordered Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to pay compensation to four Niger Delta farmers for devastating their farmlands, the oil company has opened a mediation process to resolve the lingering dispute.
25 Nov 2021
Nigeria’s hope of improved production may have been re-ignited as a result of the lifting of force majeure on crude exports by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) from Bonny Light terminal following repairs to a leaking pipeline.
22 Nov 2021
Widening deficits, poor crude oil production, rising subsidy payments and lingering foreign exchange challenge appear to be compounding Nigeria’s revenue problems, making borrowing the last resort for the Federal Government in financing the N16.39 trillion 2022 budget.
11 Oct 2021
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) and Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) are trading words over the discovery of an alleged toxic waste dumpsite...
14 Sep 2021
Indigenous services firms in the oil and gas sector have raised concerns about multinationals abusing local content policy, especially as it relates to the award of contracts to Nigerian companies.
20 Aug 2021
The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has hailed the recent Appeal Court judgment affirming its operatorship of the Oil Mining License 11 (OML 11), describing it as a huge victory for Nigeria.


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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has cautioned its members against being used for unprofessional acts by politicians. It also warned them against making their platforms available for individuals to settle personal scores. In a statement, yesterday, by its National President, Secretary and Treasurer, Comrades Chris Isiguzo, Shu'aibu Leman and Bamidele Atunbi, NUJ said it…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, bowed to pressure and extended the deadline for political parties to conduct their primaries for the 2023 general election...
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In July 2021, the Super Eagles suffered a 0-4 defeat to Mexico in an international friendly match in Los Angeles, a result, which extended the North Americans’ dominance over Nigeria...
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Dr. Omoayena Rosemary Odunbaku is an Urban and Regional Planning Professional, researcher, author and gender advocate. She is the Programme Management Officer for Human Settlements...
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Concerned Ijaw stakeholders have called on the Governor of Bayelsa State, Douye Diri, to as a matter of urgency give an update on the revocation and subsequent re-allocation of Atala oil