Sunday, 5th December 2021
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Timipre Sylva

4 Aug
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 20 per cent minority stakes by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) in the Dangote Petroleum and Petro-Chemical Refinery.
3 Aug
The Federal Government said it would optimise the country’s abundant gas resource to achieve the transition to low carbon energy sources.
3 Aug
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, yesterday in Abuja, insisted that the continent must not continue to wait for Europe, U.S., and other developed countries
2 Aug
With N438.37 billion recorded as subsidy payments for the first six months of 2021, Nigeria’s revenue problems appear not to abate anytime soon as it continues to take a toll on contributions of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation....
30 Jul
The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) has expressed confidence that the future of oil and gas exploration is bright amid the global energy transition.
30 Jul
The Federal Government has announced immediate reduction in domestic base price of natural gas to power plant producers from $2.50 cent to $2.18 cent per standard cubic feet (scuf).
28 Jul
Plans by the Federal Government to end gas flaring through a commercialisation arrangement has remained in limbo as the global price of natural gas witnessed over 60 per cent increase.
21 Jul
The Minister of State Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva has stated that Nigeria’s membership of the Organisation of Oil Exporting Countries (OPEC) has provided critical benefits, especially in the last 50 years.
28 Jun
With the new gas price regime expected to kick off on July 1, alongside challenges of currency devaluation and access to foreign exchange for raw materials, local manufacturers have told The Guardian they are contemplating moving...
27 Jun
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has described the country’s gas expansion programme as a highway to economic prosperity and development.
27 Jun
Chief Timipre Sylva, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources has assured that the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) currently before the National assembly will be passed in the next few weeks.
27 Jun
Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, has said that the country accidentally discovered 206 trillion cubic feet of gas reserves while in search of crude oil.


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Dr Jonathan Obaje, a Nigerian Research Scientist based in Singapore, says since African Omicron discovery, global Clinic data has confirmed that variant of COVID-19 virus is less lethal than earlier variants.
31 mins ago
French far-right presidential candidate Eric Zemmour is to hold his first official campaign rally at a stadium outside Paris on Sunday, with police on high alert over the risk of clashes with protesters.
59 mins ago
Gambians were waiting Sunday to find out the winner of the first presidential election in the tiny West African nation since former dictator Yahya Jammeh fled into exile, with incumbent Adama Barrow enjoying the advantage in partial results.
1 hour ago
Rescuers in Indonesia raced to find survivors in villages blanketed by molten ash Sunday after the eruption of Mount Semeru killed at least 13 people and left dozens injured, officials said.
1 hour ago
Police in Yobe have revived their “crack squad’’ to tackle farmers and herders clashes and other violent crimes.