NNPC, NOSDRA Pledge Collaboration To Stem Oil Spill

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) have expressed their willingness to work closer aimed at mitigating the incidences of oil spill across the country. Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, made this known when he received the Director-General of NOSDRA, Mr. Idris […]

Photo News: Mele Kyari Officially Takes Over From Baru As MD Of NNPC

The newly appointed, Mallam Mele Kolo Kyari, boss of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has taken over as the nineteenth group managing director of the national oil-block agency in Abuja The transition was held today at the amphitheatre of the NNPC Towers in Garki, Abuja. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that some former GMDs including Dr. […]

Falana Sends ‘Strong Warning’ To Buhari, See Why

Human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana (SAN) has berated President Muhammadu Buhari for allowing his aides to remain in office despite the expiration of their tenure. Falana stressed that the action of such aides taken on behalf of the presidency could be declared illegal if challenged in court. The activist noted that the right […]

Next Level: President Buhari Makes Fresh Appointments

President Muhammadu Buhari has made fresh appointments in key sectors since his inauguration on May 29, 2019, for his second term tagged Next Level. A statement by Wunmi Ogunmosunle, the Director of Communications in the office of the Head of Civil Service, announced that the President has approved the re-appointment of Ahmed Idris as the […]

NNPC: Buhari Appoints 19th GMD Alongside Seven Chief Operating Officers

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr Mele Kolo Kyari as the 19th Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), alongside seven other Chief Operating Officers The corporation disclosed this in a statement released by the NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu,in Abuja, on Thursday. Africa News24 (AN24) understands […]

Companies Bid for NNPC’s Direct Sale, Purchase Term Contract

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has officially opened bids for 2019 Direct Sale of Crude Oil and Direct Purchase (DSDP) to its local and International business partners. The opening of the DSDP bids was confirmed by a tweet from NNPC’s official Twitter handle. Group Managing Director of NNPC Dr Maikanti Baru who set the […]

How I Lost 6kg When We Tried To Remove Fuel Subsidy In 2016 – Kachikwu

Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, the minister of state for petroleum, says he lost about six kilogrammes in weight when they tried to remove subsidy on petroleum products in 2016. Speaking on Hard Copy, a programme on Channels TV, the junior minister said there is a lot to deal with when subsidy removal is to be carried […]

Fuel Scarcity: NNPC, MOMAN Advise Nigerians Not To Panic

The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) on Friday advised Nigerians to stop panicking over fuel scarcity while assuring the association’s effective distribution of petroleum products across the country. It’s Executive Secretary, Mr Clement Isong, gave the assurance in Lagos against the backdrop of the ongoing queues at the filling station in some part […]

NNPC Debunk Plan To Increase Petrol Price

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru has said there were no plans to increase the price of petroleum products for now. Baru said though there was an agency saddled with the responsibility of fixing petrol price, President Muhammadu Buhari has said there would be no increase pump […]

Petrol Price May Increase Soon- IPMAN Chairman

The chairman Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN)  Mr Shina Amoo, has urged the Federal Government and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to ensure that private depot owners maintain the official ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) at N133.28 per litre. Shina disclosed this during an interview with news, stating that independent marketers […]

Petrol Will Sell For N220 Or Higher If We Remove Subsidy- Osinbajo

Nigeria’s Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says petrol could sell for N220 or more if the fedral government removes subsidy on the product.