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FG to Complete Three Modular Refineries – Folasade

From Francis Ogar, Calabar The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Folasade Yemi-Esan, has said that the Federal Government under the Minister of State for  Petroleum Resources, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, is  working towards early completion of three out of the 40 planned modular refineries before the end of …

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NNPC signs $2.8bn Contracts for 614km Gas Pipeline

By Tony Obiechina Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has signed contracts for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing for 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline and Stations. NNPC spokesman, Mr Ndu Ughamadu, made this known in a statement in Abuja. He said the AKK Gas Pipeline and Stations Project comprised Lots …

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Oil Spills: Why Only Shell and ENI?

From John Meze, Lagos OPERATIONS of two international oil and gas majors, Shell and ENI, operating through their subsidiaries Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), a sister company of SPDC from Netherlands, as well as Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) from Italy, in …

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Downstream Sector Expansion: Wabote tasks Benkline

From John Meze, Lagos Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its readiness to collaborate with the Nigerian Mining  and Geosciences Society (NMGS) towards growing the nation’s abundant hydrocarbon reserves. Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru, disclosed this shortly, after being conferred with the honourary fellowship of …

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SPDC’s $270m Grant Saves Amni

John Meze, Lagos SHELL Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) may become the sole offtaker of  productions from Ima and Okoro-Setu, both producing oil fields of Amni International, a local oil and gas company operating in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. According to reliable sources, SPDC and Guaranty Trust Bank have …

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NNPC Imports $5.8bn Petrol to End Fuel Crisis

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)says it has imported 9.8 million metric tons of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) worth $5.8 billion to combat the fuel crisis that resurfaced since late last year. This was disclosed by the Group Managing Director of the corporation, Dr. MaikantiBaru, during a public hearing by …

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