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1 Mar 2019
French oil major, Total, expects to see its market-leading oil and gas production growth driven by rising deepwater volumes from Brazil and the Gulf of Mexico...
16 Jan 2019
LADOL recently became the first company in West Africa to be awarded International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) certifications recognising international best practice in areas including risk-based thinking and occupational hazards. Commenting on the certifications, LADOL’s Managing Director, Dr Amy Jadesimi said that soon LADOL will not only,“exceed international standards, but it will also set them.”…
3 Jan 2019
Nigerian unit of French oil major, Total, said on December 29, 2018, it commenced production from the Egina field, located in around 1,600 meters of water depths, 150 kilometers off the coast of Nigeria.
24 Dec 2018
The current strife between Samsung Heavy Industries Nigeria Limited, a South Korean company and Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base (LADOL) is a situation government must pay attention to. The first shocking news came to light three weeks ago. It snuck in like a silent mystery. It was about a worrying action by Samsung Heavy Industries…
25 Nov 2018
In December 2017, the Chief Executive of Samsung Heavy Industries, SHI, Park Dae-young resigned from the world third largest shipbuilder. Dae-young threw in the towel following financial losses that cost the company about a third of its market capitalization. The CEO appeared left with no choice as SHI under his watch according to Financial Times,…
29 Oct 2018
Total Nigeria Plc has commissioned its 30th solar service station, allowing its current installed solar capacity to generate enough energy to power the equivalent of 460 average Nigerian households, according to International Energy Agency (IEA) database. Since the commissioning of Onigbagbo service station in 2013, the first in Nigeria, the projects have saved the country…
17 Oct 2018
Oil marketers in Nigeria recently raised the alarm over N650bn owed them by the Federal Government in subsidy arrears, saying the settlement of the debts owed...
12 Oct 2018
To commemorate the World Heart Day celebrated worldwide on September 29. Total Group in Nigeria organised a bouquet of activities to mark this year’s event. Many people are unaware of the importance of their heart health and condition until it is too late. To help bring this awareness to the fore of people’s minds, Total…
10 Oct 2018
To actively support nation-building efforts in line with the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Total E&P Nigeria has reiterated its commitment to providing employment opportunities through capacity building, and ensuring sustainable economic growth. Total explained that such capacity-building is one of the ways to transform the society through human, social and economic development;…
10 Oct 2018
Following the success of the first edition, launched in 2015 in over 30 African countries, Total is once again holding the Startupper of the Year Challenge in 2018, this time on a global scale in almost 60 countries and on every continent. In the first edition, the project was launched in 34 African countries, and…
9 Sep 2018
The commercial viability of over 500 million barrels of crude oil reserves stranded in the Nigeria–São Tomé and Príncipe Joint Development Zone (JDZ) has been called to question, as the region is yet to produce its first oil 17 years after discovery.
17 Aug 2018
Deputy Managing Director, Deep Water District, TOTAL, Mr. Ahmadu-Kida Musa, has promised a 200, 000 barrel per day increase to Nigeria’s oil output. Musa disclosed this at the National Association of Energy Correspondents’ Conference in Lagos yesterday. He said the projection by Total E&P Nigeria Limited would be realised in the fourth quarter of this…


16 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has promised a grand reception for Team Nigeria’s athletes to the just-concluded Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, when they return to the country.
27 mins ago
Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited has disclosed that the country loses about $2 billion monthly to the activities of oil vandals, with its attendant effect on environmental degradation. The Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO), Mele Kyari, disclosed this, yesterday, when a Federal Government delegation on anti-oil theft led by the Minister of State for…
28 mins ago
As part of activities to mark its 60th anniversary, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba, yesterday, announced plans for cure of sickle cell anaemia with first bone marrow transplantation (BMT).
30 mins ago
Organised labour in the power sector has resolved to address concerns in Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) and Generation companies (GenCos) over increasing cases of casualisation of workers. Under the aegis of the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE), it declared that workers engaged as casuals would be converted to permanent employees with standards of decent…
32 mins ago
Lagos State Government, yesterday, re-affirmed its commitment to partner the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to ensure that the state minimises cases of cancer among the people.