Thursday, January 21, 2021

Oil and Gas

Rivers: Wike declares support for Train 7 of NLNG

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the State Government will support the Train 7 project of the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited because of its potential to create about 15000 jobs...

Pan Ocean, 5 others loose oil licence

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has revoked five Oil Mining Licences (OML) and one Oil Prospecting Licence (OPL) belonging to five companies. In a public notice issued on...

Intels alleges NPA owes over $750m

The Management of Nigeria’s Intels Nigeria Limited, has said it is not indebted to the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), but rather NPA owes it more than US$750 million, the oil and gas...

FG promises to clean up oil-polluted Ogoni areas

After decades of battling with environmental degradation from oil spills, the Ogoni people in Nigeria’s oil rich region of Niger Delta have won an apparent environmental victory. The Federal...

Trans Forcados Pipeline gutted by fire

Fire has occurred at a spill site along the Trans Forcados Pipine within the Chanomi Creeks in Yeye community of Burutu Local Government Area of Delta. Mr Sylvester Okoh,...

HYPREP Scam: A stain on Buhari’s Anti-Graft War

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) is worried by government inaction or delays to act on the monumental corruption in HYPREP which has come to the fore through...

Oil Bunkering: Wike berates GOC of the NA 6 Division

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has berated the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Jamil Sarhem for running an illegal oil bunkering squad...

Ogoni Cleanup: Mosop faults Minister’s oversee trip

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has faulted Nigerian Environment minister's trip to the U.K describing it as a waste of funds and a ploy to cover-up misappropriated...

Pirates kidnap sailors off Nigeria coast

The International Maritime Bureau (IMB) says pirates have stormed an oil tanker off the coast of Nigeria, kidnapping six sailors. The IMB says the Palau-flagged tanker was anchored south...

NCTL pipeline fire extinguished -Aiteo

A fire on Nigeria’s oil-exporting Nembe Creek Trunk Line reported on Sunday has been completely extinguished, operator Aiteo said in a statement. The company declared force majeure and closed...