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12 Mar 2021
Chief Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, says there will be no increment in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) until conclusion of consultation with Organised Labour.
9 Mar 2021
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has committed to the usage of gas by automobile owners in the country.
8 Mar 2021
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, says the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) currently before the National Assembly will resolve the issues under the Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) on gas. Sylva made this known at a National Assembly Public Hearing organised by the Joint Committee on Gas Resources, Petroleum Resources, Upstream and…
5 Mar 2021
What appears to be a blessing to Nigeria in terms of improved earnings owing to extended production cuts by OPEC and OPEC+, leading to rise in crude oil prices...
4 Mar 2021
Saudi Energy Minister Abdulaziz bin Salman on Thursday congratulated Nigeria on the full implementation of compensation cuts to make up for oil overproduction.
27 Feb 2021
The Coalition of Nigerian Civil Society Organisations for Petroleum and Energy Security (CONCSOPES) has called on organised labour to support the government’s efforts to deregulate the downstream oil and gas sector.
24 Feb 2021
The Federal Government has inaugurated the National Gas Expansion Programme (NGEP) in South-West as part of efforts to make gas an alternative energy for industrial, transportation and domestic use.
22 Feb 2021
The passage of the nation’s Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) appears to have been jinxed for over 20 years now, going by the range of disputes hovering over the proposed law.
12 Feb 2021
It is over one year and six months since 60,000 applicants sat for the recruitment examination of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for graduate trainee and experienced hire cadre. The recruitment process, however, remains incomplete despite the NNPC announcing that shortlisted candidates will be contacted ‘soon’ since December 2019. Some of those who wrote…
11 Feb 2021
Caught in the web of revenue depletion and attempt to keep pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) stable, the Federal Government may be forced to accept sale of petrol at N200 per litre in the coming weeks.
10 Feb 2021
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, yesterday revealed that Nigeria still spends around $30 in producing a barrel of crude oil despite the undulating price
9 Feb 2021
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has said the Federal Government is strategising to ensure an efficient oil and gas sector in the post-COVID-19 era, declaring 2021 to 2030, the decade of gas in Nigeria.


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Brentford boss Thomas Frank has signed a new contract running until 2025, the Premier League club announced on Monday.
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The Chairman and Chief Executive of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have said that the agency seized drugs worth over N130billion in the last one year. The chairman, in a stock-taking briefing, also told newsmen that 10.4million kg of drugs has been seized within the one year of his stewardship. Marwa marked one year…
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Angry youth on Monday set ablaze Noble Kids Comprehensive College, the school where five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar was buried in Kano State. Noble Kids Comprehensive College is located at Kwanar Dakata in Nassarawa local government area of Kano. Kano State police spokesman Abdullahi Kiyawa on Monday disclosed that the angry youth set fire to the school…
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Hooded soldiers took up positions outside Burkina Faso's state TV in the capital Ouagadougou on Monday, an AFP journalist witnessed, a day after mutinies by troops prompted fears of a coup.