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Emir of Kano calls on Nigerians to safeguard oil facilities

Emir of Kano calls on Nigerians to safeguard oil facilities

The Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi II, has called on the people of Kano to individually assist in safeguarding the nation’s oil and gas facilities by watching out for pipeline vandals within their communities. Emir Sanusi made this call while receiving the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Kacalla

Salient issues in Houston launching of Bayelsa/Oloibiri roundtable

By Daniel Iworiso-Markson The recently concluded Oil and Gas Trade Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas, United States of America was an exciting engagement with industry tradition of regularly reviewing and enhancing operational standards and development. For the Nigerian delegation consisting of the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachukwu and top government officials, CEOs

BOOK REVIEW: ANEEJ expands the oil subsidy debate with new book

Title: Fatality of Nigerian Oil Subsidy Politics. ISBN 978-978-959-255-8 Authors: The Rev David Ugolor & Comrade Leo Atakpu. Publisher: The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) Number of Pages: 76. Reviewer: Erhisohwode Assurance Ovie. A book is a work of art requiring a lot of discipline and painstaking dedication and commitment in all

NNPC woos investors, showcases multi-billion dollar investment opportunities

In its bid to woo investors, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has unveiled multi-billion dollar investment opportunities in the Nigerian oil and gas sector. Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, unveiled these opportunities before international investors at the ongoing Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) taking place in Houston, Texas, United States

2019 target of exiting PMS importation achievable, says NNPC

The 2019 target set by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to exit importation of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) is still achievable, Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, has said. Dr. Baru made this known while fielding questions from journalists on the sidelines of the ongoing Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, United States, yesterday.

Malabu asks court to stop FG from signing $13bn project with Shell, Agip

Malabu Oil and Gas Limited has asked the federal high court to stop Shell Nigeria Exploration and Nigerian Agip Exploration Company Limited from signing a final investment decision (FID) on the $13.5 billion Zabazaba deepwater project located in the controversial OPL245. Malabu is also asking for an interlocutory injunction restraining the federal government and the

NNPC says its not employing now, cautions on phantom recruitment exercise

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has raised the alarm on the existence of some dubious syndicates with specialty in extorting money from unsuspecting members of the public under the pretext of a purported recruitment exercise and promise of phantom job placements in the Corporation. The Corporation in a release by its

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