Oil & Gas

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Buhari orders NNPC to distribute hoarded fuel free to Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to seal off fuel stations found to be hoarding petroleum products and...

Media reports Kachikwu ‘sought to embarrass Buhari’s administration with alleged fuel shortage memo

On Wednesday, some oil industry news outlets reported that Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, was ready to embarrass the...

NNPC To Marketers: We supply products despite your N24.7b debt

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has described as very unfortunate a statement credited to the Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA)...

The Day in Pictures: Osinbajo visits petrol stations on Christmas day

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, today Christmas Day with the Minister of State Petroleum Resources  Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, continues “on the spot” checks on...

NNPC Says It Can Account for Every Barrel of Oil Sold in Nigeria

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has achieved 98 per cent automation of all transactions involving the supply, marketing and sale of the...

NNPC to Establish 4600MW Power Plants in FCT, Other States

…As Niger Governor Applauds Baru’s Stewardship The recently approved contract for the construction of Ajaokuta-Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline project, dubbed AKK Pipeline, has started...

Four Shell staff bag Society of Engineers fellowship

Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Bayo Ojulari, and three other senior engineers with Shell companies in Nigeria have...

Photos: Forbes, FIN Honours NNPC GMD Maikanti Baru

Foreign Investment Network (FIN) United Kingdom in partnership with Forbes honored Dr. Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company...

End fuel scarcity before weekend, FG directs Kachikwu, Baru

The Federal Government has ordered the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu,  and the GMD of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru,...

Fuel Queues: NNPC GMD Baru Rushes Back Home…Abandons Forbes Award

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, Tuesday, cut short his trip to London In...

Obasanjo gives NNPC thumbs up for ensuring National Energy Security

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has commended the Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for ensuring an uninterrupted supply of petroleum...

NNPC Retail to Promote Consumption of LPG

As Sagamu 24/7 Ultra Mega Fuel Station set for Commissioning  The retail arm of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), NNPC Retail Limited,...

SPDC JV’s Afam VI power plant secures licence for another 10 years

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission has renewed the power generation licence for Afam VI Power Plant, a 650MW-capacity facility that has delivered over...

Shell Companies emerge best in sustainability innovation in Africa

 Shell Companies in Nigeria (SCiN) have emerged the 2017 Best Nigerian companies in Sustainability Innovation in Africa, beating two other finalists at the...

Minister denies rift between Baru, Kachikwu, says there is no $25b fraud

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says recent media reports of a rift between  Minister of State Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu...

Brazil’sPetrobras to Sell Stake in Nigeria JV to Reduce Debt

Brazilian state-run integrated energy company Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. or Petrobras PBR has announced plans to divest its 50% stake in its oil exploration...