Federal Government to hold oil licensing round mid-2020
The Federal Government has concluded plans to launch a new oil licensing round mid-2020 for both offshore and onshore, in a bid to hit its three million barrels per day output...
Bayelsa Poll: Debating the relationship between philanthropy and governance
Bayelsa state is only three years older than the last (Fourth) Republic of the Nigerian state that began in 1999 running till date.
Minister seeks zero loss of oil output, others
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, at the weekend challenged oil firms and the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Effurun, Delta State to come up with a proposal to assist the Federal Government in its agenda of zero loss of crude oil output as well as reduction...
Government to track fuel distribution in downstream sector
To curb petroleum products’ diversion and aid effective distribution of PMS, otherwise known as petrol, the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has unveiled ‘Operation White’ project geared towards ensuring transparency and accountability...
Crisis hits Bayelsa APC as two factions emerge
With less than six weeks to the November 16 Bayelsa State gubernatorial election, another major crisis is presently rocking the state chapter of the All Progressive Congress...
Issues before the new petroleum minister
Nigeria’s oil industry is understandably filled with expectations over the agenda of our new Oil Minister. Many industry executives and stakeholders believe that Timipre Sylva, sworn-in as the Petroleum Minister six weeks ago..
Niger Delta paying dearly for agitation — Sylva
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, yesterday, said agitation has cost Niger Delta more than it has gained, noting that the successful resolution of the conflict between host communities
Buhari, Sylva and the petroleum ministry
In the construction of any business strategy, Kenichi Ohmae, a world-acclaimed management consultant and author of; The Mind of a strategist, among other things, noted that three main players must be taken into account; the corporation itself, the customers and the competition-each of this ‘strategic 3C’s which form the strategic triangle is a living entity…