Senate Abolishes Excess Crude Account, Shuns Probe of $122.2m

    The Senate has ruled against the attempt by some senators to influence the setting up of an ad-hoc committee to probe the $122.2m that...

THE VIRTUE & USES OF CHARCOAL

  Charcoal is one of the most disregarded products at home. We only see the need for it when it is time to set fire...

Technology Driven Economy:Are we lagging behind?

  The change is here, not politically but in terms of economic narrative. Countries like Nigeria must understand the need to embrace a change from...

IN NIGERIA, THE HARVEST IS ABUNDANT, BUT THE LABOURERS FEW

  My painter came in from Cotonou Monday afternoon, and resumed to a site in Mende-Maryland immediately. Between Monday afternoon cum evening and 7 a.m. !...

I approved NNPC contracts – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says he approved contracts of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) when President Muhammadu Buhari was on medical vacation in the...

BLOCKING GREAT OPPORTUNITIES – M . AFOLABI

The smartest and the most legitimate approach to escaping insufficiency, mediocrity, obscurity, lack and stagnation is to identify opportunities and do all we can...

Pertinent Questions Over DANGOTE Refinery

  The expectation is that when DANGOTE Refinery in Lekki, Lagos starts producing petroleum products, Nigeria will no longer have to import 92% of its...

Crude Oil: How Will Nigeria & Delta Dwellers Treat...

To whom much is given ,much is expected. Dubai has changed their narratives, Saudi is changing theirs and there is a paradigm shift but...

OUR ACHIEVEMENTS IN OFFICE ARE UNDENIABLE – PDP

    1. We have read comments made by the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC), Alhaji Bolaji Ojo-Abdullahi, Mallam Garba Shehu, Special...

South East Governors and Their Path To Industrialization – Okere Chidiebere

When some people make reference to the properties owned by Igbo people outside Igboland, particularly in Lagos and Abuja, they make it look like...

ON RATS AND RODENTS DRIVING PMB OUT OF OFFICE

    It is a very shameful and disgraceful statement that emanated from the presidency to the effect that PMB, after a whole 105 days abroad...

Has Oil Caused More Harm Than Good In Nigeria ?

Oil has caused more harm to Nigeria than good. Oil made Nigeria government to reject first proposed restructuring of the nation (Aburi Accord) in...

Petrol now N130/ltr at depots, N142/ltr at stations – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the ex-depot price of petrol has dropped from N138 to N133.28 per litre in most of...

Watch the Video as an Ijaw man takes a swipe at...

  A region that is volatile, just like the crude  oil they produce, they are like a tinder box. Many have said that the region...

UN Endorses NDDC’s Strategy

  ...Pledges Support for Sustainable Development The United Nations, UN, has undertaken to work with the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to facilitate the sustainable development...

FG to boost CMD’s capability for institutional and human capacity development

  The Federal Government is poised to assist the Centre for Management Development (CMD) to increase its capability for institutional capacity and human resources development...

Indonesia Eximbank, NEXIM Bank signs MoU to enhance bilateral cooperation

Indonesia Eximbank, NEXIM Bank signs MoU to enhance bilateral cooperation The Indonesia Eximbank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigerian Export-Import...

Niger Delta militants vow to resume attacks September 1

Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders, NDRC, one of the militant groups that asked the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, led by Chief Edwin Clark, to stop...

Recession:Have We Exited ?Opeyemi Agbaje Answers

It was announced that Nigeria has come out of recession some few days ago by the relevant agencies. With food prices down and the...

NNPC Tasks Indigenous Companies to Bid for 30 Marginal Fields

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged members of the Independent Petroleum Producers Group (IPPG) to participate in the forthcoming bid round for...

FG Releases Another Paris Club Refunds of N243bn to States

FG has released a State by State breakdown of another tranche of Paris Club refund of over-deductions on Paris Club, London Club Loans and...

Risks of Resigning for Self Employment

The idea of being your own boss and doing things your own way is extremely seductive. Finding yourself out of work can be the...

AFRICA’S PROSPERITY IS TIED TO THE ECONOMIES OF NIGERIA AND SOUTH...

According to Kuseni Douglas Dlamini, Chairman of Massmart Holdings, South Africa, tackling Africa’s massive social challenges is impossible without harnessing and coordinating the power of its...

Nigeria’s original startup city is making a big play for Africa’s...

When most people think of Nigeria having an ecosystem of innovation and technology they instinctively think of Lagos, and understandably so. After all, Lagos...

The most fascinating details in United States’ 54-page case against Nigeria’s...

One57, a luxury skyscraper apartment building is at the center of this latest Nigerian corruption case. (Reuters/Mike Segar) Last week, news of a US Department of...

Amnesty Programme Tames Pirates Attacks in Nigeria- Defence Minister

Pirate attacks in the coast of Nigeria reduced significantly in the first half of 2017 following the Amnesty Programmes and other measures adopted by...

Ngige Delights With Ivorian Under-Study Of Best Practices On Regulation Of...

The Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige today asserted that the choice of Nigeria by the Ivorian Government to under study...

Cross River Pristine Forest: Do We Allow It To Go For...

    Development as it pertains other facets of life requires sacrifice. In economist, this can be termed as “opportunity cost or forgone alternative”. This is...

Nigerian Power Sector Knows What to do, Needs to Stand Together...

  Lagos, Nigeria,  “I’m excited about Nigeria’s energy future, Nigeria is the future” says a confident Ade Yesufu, who is heading up the Future Energy Nigeria...

Jonathan Did not Order Reversal of Electricity Tariff

I have read some piece of news suggesting that President Jonathan ordered the reversal of electricity tariff during his tenure as President. Since I...

Major shake-Up in NNPC

...Roland Ewubare is New Head of NAPIMS The ongoing restructuring of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC received fresh impetus on Tuesday with the appointments...

Oil Theft : Nigerian Navy Hands Over Two Vessels to EFCC

  The Nigerian Navy, NNS Delta today April 5, 2018 handed over two vessels allegedly involved in illegal oil bunkering to the Economic and Financial...

Baru Congratulates Kachikwu on Emergence as APPO President

  … Assures Minister of State for Petroleum Resources of his Support The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru,...

How Tesla and Others Are Bent on Ruining Nigeria’s & Other...

With the high adoption of cleaner energy globally and cars today running on these energy sources ,a situation that has made oil producing countries...

Oil Theft : Nigerian Navy Hands Over Two Vessels to EFCC

  The Nigerian Navy, NNS Delta today April 5, 2018 handed over two vessels allegedly involved in illegal oil bunkering to the Economic and Financial...

Baru Tasks Petroleum Marketers on N145 per Litre Fuel Price

  …Says NNPC Will Reward Marketers Who Make Life Easy for Nigerians Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has...

NNPC Subsidiary, NETCO, Posts N3.257bn Profit for 2017 Financial Year

  …Declares Highest Dividend of N750million to Shareholders The National Engineering and Technical Company Limited (NETCO) has recorded a profit before tax of N3.257 billion for...

OSINBAJO: INVESTORS SHOULD KEY INTO THE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE OIL...

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday called on global investors to latch on opportunities inherent in the nation’s oil and gas sector, saying...

Dr. Maikanti Baru bags the 2017 Zik Prize for Professional Leadership

#Baru Bags #ZikPrize for Professional Leadership The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has bagged the 2017 Zik Prize...

No Plan to Increase Pump Price of Petrol – NNPC

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has no plan to execute an increase in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called...

NNPC, Kogi to Produce 84 Million Litres of Bio-fuel

Sign MoU on Fuel-Ethanol Project to Create 2 Million Jobs The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Kogi State Government have executed a Memorandum...

NNPC Shines at 50th OTC in Houston

  The Group Managing Director of the #NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru unveiled the Nigerian pavillion at the 50th Anniversary of the Offshore Technology Conference (#OTC50)...

NNPC, NIMASA, Maritime Stakeholders Weigh Crude Oil Export Regime Options

  A high-powered meeting of stakeholders in the maritime industry has been convened to generate ideas on how best to export Nigerian crude oil to...

NNPC GMD Saves Cost through Downsizing of Top-Management

  The task of restructuring the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) into a lean, efficient, and business-focused organization has commenced with Management’s approval of the...

NNPC: PENGASSAN Extols Baru for Prudence &  Integrity

… Gives NNPC GMD Highest Union’s Award The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Corporate Headquarters branch of the Nigerian National...

NNPC to Partner Women Body in Promoting Study of Engineering among...

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is ready to collaborate with the Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN) to encourage...

NIGERIA; THE ONLY MEMBER COUNTRY IN THE OPEC THAT IMPORTS PETROL

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, yesterday disclosed that Nigeria is the only member country in the Organisation...

Oil Theft: Court Remands 9 Foreigners, 2 Nigerians in Prison

  Justice J.K Omotosho of the Federal High Court Sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has remanded nine foreigners and two Nigerians in Port Harcourt’s...

Fashola Inspects The Ongoing Uninterrupted Power Project in Ariaria Market

Electricity can be said to be the bedrock of any development. The need to have a stable and cheap electricity has been one of...

Nigeria’s Ranking In Global Power/electricity supply in 2017

The country’s energy situation is so bad that it was only better than Yemen, a war-torn country, in 2017. Fashola during visitation to the Mainland...

Olowo of Owo Pays Courtesy Call To Emmanuel Kachikwu

  Honorable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel I. Kachikwu, received His Royal Majesty, Oba (Dr.) David Victor Folagbade Olateru-Olagbegi III, the Olowo...

WiSolar Introduces WiNergy AC Couple Retro-Storage Inverter

  WiSolar Clean Energy has advanced in its strides in creating clean energy solutions for various household and commercial purposes, with the introduction of the...

NEITI Saves Extractive Sector from Collapse

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator Tijjani Yahaya Kaura says NEITI’s intervention in the management of Nigeria’s extractive sector...

Baru Describes Recent Petrol Supply Hiccups as Learning Curve

  … As He Winds Down Activities of #NNPC Products Challenge War Room The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has activated measures to ensure that the...

NNPC Yearly Quiz Competition Kicks off at Grassroots, State Levels

The schedule of competitive events that would culminate in the grand finale of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) 2018 National Science Quiz competition...

Airbus , Collaborates With Tactilon Dabat to develop apps for local...

    Airbus will throw the spotlight on the Tactilon Dabat, the world's first integrated smartphone and full TETRA radio--all rolled into one, during their first...

Passage of PIGB: CISLAC Commends NASS, Urges President on Prompt Assent

  The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) commends the National Assembly on the recent passage of the long awaited Petroleum Industry and Governance Bill...

TCN begins nationwide load-shedding as power generation drops to 1087MW

  THE Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has begun nationwide load-shedding due to rupturing of the gas pipeline at the weekend. This has led to a...

Will the Next Major  War Be Fought Over Water?

As soon as 2025, large parts of the world could experience perrennial water shortages, says Dr. Upmanu Lall, director of the Columbia Water Center and...

PIB: Be Bold in Your Recommendations,Baru Charges Consultant to National Assembly

  The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has challenged the consultant to the National Assembly on Petroleum...

Why Ajaokuta Steel And Why Nigeria Can’t Produce Steel For Now...

    Kalu Aja exposè on Ajaokuta Steel uncensored No Nigerian can visit Ajaokuta Steel Company ASC, see investments of more than $8b rotting in the African...

Bumper Federation Account Allocations: FG, States, LGcs Share N5.9tr in 2017

Bumper Federation Account Allocations: FG, States, LGcs Share N5.9tr in 2017 FG, N2.5tr, States N3.3tr Lagos Got N201bn, Akwa-Ibom N197bn, … Gombe and Ebonyi...
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