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PMB Attends Unveiling of NNPC Limited in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has officially unveiled the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, in line with the provisions of the Petroleum Industry Act, 2021. The unveiling, which took place earlier on Tuesday at the State House, Abuja, was aimed at promoting transparency, accountability and energy security. President Buhari described the unveiling as a landmark Continue Reading
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FG Restructures DISCOs, Takes Over Boards

Federal government has announced the restructuring of five electricity distribution companies, also known as DISCOs. This was contained in a statement jointly signed on Tuesday by the Executive Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Sanusi Garba, and Director-General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Alex Okoh. According to them, the Continue Reading
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OPEC Loses Secretary-General

The Secretary-General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Muhammad Barkindo, is dead. Barkindo died late Tuesday. The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mele Kyari, announced Barkindo’s death in a tweeted posted to his verified Twitter handle, @MKKyari, in the early hours of Wednesday. “We lost our esteemed Dr Muhammad Continue Reading
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FG Gives Go Ahead on Morocco-Europe Gas Pipeline

FG Directs NNPC To Implement ECOWAS-Morocco-Europe Gas Pipeline The Federal Government has directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to implement a deal on a gas pipeline to Europe through Morocco. Africa’s gas resources are increasingly in the spotlight as the European Union looks to wean itself off Russian supplies following the invasion of Ukraine […]Continue Reading
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Delta Govt. Advocates Adoption Of LPG

Stakeholders in the liquefied petroleum gas sector have advocated the usage of cooking gas as a cleaner and healthier means of cooking, unlike the use of other resources like kerosene and firewood, which poses health and environmental dangers. They made this known at a Two Day Sensitization Awareness Campaign in Asaba, the Delta State capital, […]Continue Reading
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Oko Residents allege IBEDC of Marginalisation

Some residents of Oko Surulere local government areas of Oyo state have protested an alleged attempt to marginalize them by Ibadan Electricity Distribution company,Ibedc, Osogbo. The protesters who stormed the premises of Radio Nigeria in Oko carried placards with inscriptions such as Our breaker must not be given to Ede water works, enough of crazy […]Continue Reading
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Gas Explosion: Ogun Govt. seals 2 Outlets

Two gas dispensing outlets in Abeokuta the Ogun state capital have been sealed up by the Technical team setup by the State Government while all gas dispensing outlets have been directed to suspend operations pending the outcome of the ongoing investigation into recent explosions across Abeokuta metropolis. The sealing of the outlets which include a […]Continue Reading
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NLC Strike: Kaduna in Total Blackout

There is total blackout in Kaduna as electricity workers join a strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress, to protest the sacking of civil servants by the state government. Kaduna Electric Distribution Company (KAEDCO), Head of Corporate Communication, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, in a statement explained that the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has knocked off all […]Continue Reading