Tag: Oil and Gas

DamilolaNovember 29, 2023

5 intriguing things about Dr. Ken Onyeali-Ikpe

In a world where people stick to the comfort of the familiar, the older generation distinguishes itself through a remarkable ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 29, 2017

NEITI recommends that NNPC accounts for N5.15trn

The Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), on Friday, released its 2015 Oil and Gas Industry Audit Report. One of ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 5, 2017

Out of recession but still hostage to oil

by Alexander O. Onukwue From the figures published on Nigeria’s GDP by the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics, the oil sector ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 20, 2017

Price of diesel has crashed by 42% – NNPC

The Nigerian National petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said that diesel price nationwide crashed by 42 per cent due to strategic intervention ...

EditorMay 26, 2017

The Explainer: We have broken down the fuss being made about the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill

by Mark Amaza Since the start of the Fourth Republic, no bill has been contentious as the Petroleum Industry Bill ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 23, 2016

The “Ikoyi blues”, “cash call-lite”, “gas in Lekki?” edition: Nigerian oil, gas and power round-up (Nov 14-18 2016)

by Adedamola July 11, 1991. Light rain showers and an unusual bustle of traffic in that tree lined part of ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 30, 2016

Opinion: Implementing PIB to compliment subsidy removal

By Okoye chike A drowsy air in the nation economy as we continue to chart a way forward in the ...

Isime EseneAugust 20, 2016

110,460; N60 billion… | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

500 The number of former Niger Delta militants who will be given agriculture related skills. 1,600 The number of cases ...

Isime EseneJuly 24, 2016

Opinion: There is no concrete action plan for Nigeria’s economy

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has finally confessed that the Nigerian economy is in recession even though I ...

Isime EseneJuly 24, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Where do we go from here?

If you were a lover of reggae music in the 1970s, you would certainly know “Time Hard”, a hit song ...

AzeezJuly 20, 2016

Ebonyi is growing its IGR faster than others, Kwara is slowest

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has stated that the country has to diversify its economy from ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 23, 2016

‘Fayose lied, we didn’t sponsor any party’ – Sahara Energy

Sahara Energy has denied making any donations to the campaign of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 general elections. ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

Militants to FG: ‘Reclaim oil-rich Bakassi from Cameroon’

Again, another militant group has emerged with demands for the Federal Government. This time, over 600 militants belonging to a ...

Isime EseneJune 9, 2016

Azu Ishiekwene: A different view of the Niger Delta crisis

by Azu Ishiekwene What Niger Deltans don’t want to hear is that their own leaders are largely responsible for the problems ...

Isime EseneJune 8, 2016

Uzoma Erondu: Understanding the business of power Vs. the power of business (Naira&Kobo)

by Uzoma Erondu With the dire need for a long lasting solution in the power sector in Nigeria, most Nigerians struggle ...

Mazi EmekaMay 26, 2016

NNPC returns N6 billion | FG suffers $45.90 million revenue loss

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reportedly refunded the sum of #6.330 billion to the federal government, even as ...

Isime EseneMay 25, 2016

Niger Delta Avengers threaten further attacks; warn ex-militants against meddling

Niger Delta Avengers, a faceless group of militant agitators in Nigeria’s South-south region have threatened to resume hostilities after a ...

Mazi EmekaMay 24, 2016

Wike supports Buhari’s move to end…

Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Monday, pledged to support the federal government’s effort to end militancy in the Niger ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 29, 2015

Oil marketers reveal how Buhari can end fuel scarcity

Marketers have revealed to the government how to put an end to the snake-like queues for petrol, that Nigerians all across the ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 11, 2015

Indigenisation: Beyond the economics

Nigeria began producing oil six decades ago and is now one of the world’s largest oil producers. But up until ...

Isime EseneDecember 5, 2014

Feature: Chevron GMoU, a CSR initiative worthy of emulation

by Kolapo Olapoju In recent time, the Niger-Delta region of the Nigeria has witnessed a lengthy period of peaceful co-existence ...

Isime EseneNovember 29, 2014

Join others for the Microsoft Mobility Summit Exhibition in Lagos [DETAILS]

by Akan Ido   The Microsoft Mobility Summit, an event to introduce tech savvy individuals to the Microsoft mobile-first and ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 8, 2014

Battle ready: Delta women protest against NPDC camouflage-style (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido Women from Orogun Oil and Gas Communities in Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State recently trooped ...

Isime EseneAugust 12, 2014

Don’t forget to join the conversation between @AdewaleTinubu and @ToluOgunlesi at 12pm today #askJAT

by Isi Esene   Thursday, 31st July 2014 marked the close of the successful completion ofOando Energy Resources’ (OER) acquisition ...

July 29, 2014

YNaija Editorial: So, what is the Jonathan government getting right?

This president’s record on security can rightly be graded negative, we are not yet winning the war against Boko Haram ...

July 22, 2014

Who woulda thunk it? Manufacturing is now biggest driver of Nigeria’s growth [DETAILS]

by Tunji Andrews An ironic twist in Nigeria’s economic story has presented itself with Renaissance Capital’s report that flags manufacturing ...

June 11, 2014

Daddy’s (not so) little girl: Billionaire Femi Otedola’s daughter poses with him on the cover of Genevieve (LOOK)

by Akan Ido You don’t get to see billionaire oil magnate, Femi Otedola on magazine front covers everyday so this ...

April 7, 2014

Frank Onuoha: Nigeria is the largest economy in Africa – why we should care

by Frank Onuoha We made history – I like to think it is for good – by beating the South ...

April 6, 2014

Tunde Fagbenle: Oil companies, exploitation and unemployment

by Tunde Fagbenle Okoigun is able to commend the present government of President Jonathan for enacting “the Nigerian Oil and ...

January 20, 2014

Music meets oil money: Limpopo master, Kcee pulls over to invest in oil & gas (See Photos)

by Tutu Akinlabi Even musician, Kingsley ‘Kcee’ Okonkwo, knows that having multiple streams of income is the way to go. ...

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