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Fed govt kicks as oil, electricity workers begin strike

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, Sunday said loading of products, including aviation fuel, would stop from today as affiliates of United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, begin an indefinite strike. Also, electricity workers, on the platform of National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers,

Why Nigeria’ll resist oil cut, by Kachikwu

Fed Govt seeks exemption till March next year In another 10 days, Nigeria’s exemption from production quota will be reviewed by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Vienna, Austria. The Federal Government plans to plead with the cartel to grant it a seven-month grace to stabilise its oil production. NIGERIA will resist any

Nigerian Govt. To End Gas Flaring In Niger Delta Soon – Boroh

The federal government will soon introduce a programme to end gas flaring in the Niger Delta region, the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, Paul Boroh has said. Mr. Boroh, a retired brigadier general, said this on Friday during the inauguration of a water project in Gelegele-Gbene community near Benin in Ovia

BREAKING: NNPC ‘crashes petrol, cooking gas prices’ nationwide

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says sustained strategic intervention in the efficient supply and distribution of petroleum products has led to significant fall in the prices of premium motor spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), also known as cooking gas, nationwide. In a statement on Sunday, Ndu Ughamadu, spokesman

KOLA ADESHINA: 53 Hearty Cheers to An Energy Mogul

By Emmanuel Ajibulu  Chairman of Nigeria’s largest Power Generation firm, Egbin Power Plc, Mr. Kola Adeshina, was on Saturday August 12, 2017 a year older, it was a moment that graciously surprised him in many aspects. Born on August 12, 1964, Kola Adeshina’s disposition on his 53rd birthday anniversary testified clearly to a year of

PANDEF Has Called Off 90-Day Ultimatum Issued To FG, Says Edwin Clark

Leaders of the Niger Delta region under the aegis of Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum, PANDEF, Thursday night withdrew the ultimatum issued to the Federal Government on some of the contentious issues.   Briefing journalists after the meeting minister of State for Petroleum Ibe Kachikwu said all the contentious issues were resolved.   According to