Tag: Petroleum

tosin adesinaOctober 19, 2018

As 2019 approaches, Nigerians must demand for safer ways to transport petroleum products

While we are yet to get over the June 2018 Otedola bridge fire accident, the Abia pipeline explosion occurred recently ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 20, 2017

Capital Oil boss, Ifeanyi Ubah, released by DSS

The managing director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeanyi Ubah has been reportedly released from DSS’s detention. Vanguard reports ...

RoqeebahMay 22, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] We are keeping this receipt for Minister Kachikwu till 2019

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu just went and promised, with no bidding from anyone, that he’ll ...

AzeezFebruary 10, 2017

India has the biggest oil refinery without a drop of oil – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday said oil communities were fundamental to the development plans of the current administration. He ...

AzeezJanuary 14, 2017

NNPC resumes loading of petroleum products in depots nationwide

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has resumed loading of petroleum products in all its depots in Nigeria. Group General ...

Isime EseneOctober 19, 2016

#ForTheRecord: My father may not have died in vain | Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr on justice for the people of Ogoni

by Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr. Twenty years ago today my father and eight other Ogoni men were woken from their sleep and ...

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 ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 17, 2016

Kachikwu reveals FG’s plan to increase oil production

The most recent episode of CNN’s Quest Means Business with Richard Quest brought us an interview with Ibe Kachikwu, Minister ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 28, 2016

Opinion: Why Marafa must accept Saraki’s appointment

by Audu O Audu Nigerians who believed in the doggedness of the Senate Unity Forum, SUF, are resolute that the ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 9, 2016

FG to PENGASSAN: ‘Be patrotic, suspend your strike’

Following the decision of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) workers to go on strike, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 7, 2016

Fuel scarcity looms as PENGASSAN insists on strike action

Despite a proposed meeting with the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, and the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 20, 2016

PENGASSAN will shut down oil sector in 7 days except this is done

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has given the government 7 days to call employers ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 13, 2016

‘Niger Delta militants will continue destroying pipelines until…’ – Kachikwu

The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu has said the effects of the destruction of gas pipelines and oil installations ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

Report: Over N1bn already recovered from Diezani’s election largesse

Nigeria has recovered over N1 billion illegally disbursed during the 2015 general elections to some former ministers, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 11, 2016

Breaking: Petrol to now sell for N145 as FG officially removes subsidy

The Federal Government of Nigeria has finally removed the subsidy it placed on premium motor spirit commonly known as petrol. ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 4, 2016

Nigeria to overcome fuel scarcity as marketers get access to forex

It appears that a temporary end to the continued scarcity of petrol across the nation is around the corner. The ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 28, 2016

Opinion: Dear Buhari, last time I checked, you’re still the Minster of Petroleum

Your Excellency Sir, I write you this piece not as the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, but as ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 25, 2016

Opinion: Nigerian leaders and the curse of oil boom

From all indications worldwide, the era of the petroleum boom is over. The era started in the opening years of ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 21, 2015

Fuel Scarcity: Nigerians are paying for Jonathan’s sins – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said that the immediate past government of Goodluck Jonathan, oil marketers ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 8, 2015

World Bank to Buhari: ‘This is the best time to remove fuel subsidy’

President Muhammadu Buhari has been advised by the World Bank to act now if his government is seriously in removing fuel subsidy. The ...

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 ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 25, 2015

This is what APC wants you to do about fuel scarcity

As the queues at petrol stations get longer and frustration of Nigerians gets more obvious, the ruling political party of the ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 24, 2015

Atedo Peterside: Tales of the unexpected at NNPC and CBN

by Atedo Peterside Wake up on any day of your choice and accuse NNPC of failing to remit 100% of ...

Isime EseneMarch 15, 2015

Simon Kolawole: ‘Petropathetic’ Syndrome – That’s what Nigeria has been suffering from

by Simon Kolawole Has anything changed today? Have we learnt any lessons? Have we changed our ways? I am sad ...

Isime EseneJanuary 10, 2015

Analysis: The effect of sliding oil prices on Nigeria & the world economy (Part 2)

by Mondiu Jaiyesimi and Victor Ajayi A clear lesson will have been learnt here for businesses and economies heavily reliant ...

Isime EseneJanuary 10, 2015

Analysis: The effect of sliding oil prices on Nigeria & the world economy (Part 1)

by Mondiu Jaiyesimi and Victor Ajayi Oil-producing countries like Nigeria, Venezuela and Russia will bear the brunt of the collapsing ...

YEditorSeptember 24, 2014

Oando bounces back as second quarter results are released

by Tunji Andrews Oando Plc has just released its full year trading result to the floor of the Nigerian Stock ...

July 9, 2014

Opinion: Dear NNPC, please bring back our refineries

by Solomon Ben Olonade     The big question is simple: Should Nigerian refineries translate now from public to private ownership? ...

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 ...

February 13, 2014

Opinion: Blow that whistle on corruption; It is time to wake up

by Integrity Nigeria It is safe to say that if Sanusi had kept silent for fear of persecution because of ...

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