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Kaduna Trade Fair: NPA Boss Seeks Trade Integrations

The Nigerian Ports Authority Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman has said that Nigeria is blessed with enormous resources in such a way that trade and economic integration can promote development.    She stated this at the symposium to mark NPA Special Day at the just concluded 41st Kaduna International Trade Fair. Usman, who was represented by Hassan Danjuma, General Manager of ...

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Aret Adam’s Lecture: Experts Seek Solutions to Declining oil Revenue

………….say oil fortune revenue may nose-dive in the future as a result of new technologies that will reduce the use of fossil energy………………………….. At the just concluded 17th annual memorial lecture of Aret Adam’s foundation experts have advocated for diversification and robust taxation as the two key areas that can sustain the Nigerian economy and engender development in the event ...

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Insecurity, Border Closure Blamed for Low Turnout at Kaduna International Trade Fair

Participants, exhibitors and organizers of the on-going Kaduna International Trade Fair have blamed the nation’s insecurity challenges and the down turn of Nigeria’s economy particularly the closure of the borders as the factors that have led to the low turn-out at the fair. According to exhibitors the abysmal patronage at the fair is unprecedented. “Most of the expected exhibitors are ...

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Agip and Saipem Deny Link with Coronavirus Victim

……… Say Victim never visited their offices as Agip denys having an office in Banana Island…….. Argument and counter arguments have trail the news making round that the victim of the first case of Lagos n-COVID19 (Coronavirus) is or not an employee of Eni, (NAOC) the Italian Oil company in Nigeria.         However, an unsigned statement posted on NAOC website ...

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NNPC Rolls-Out High Performance Lubricants

Following the unveiling of its range of lubricants late last year, the NNPC Retail Ltd, one of the Downstream subsidiaries of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has commenced the roll-out of its Nitro and Rhino range of engine oils into the market. Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, disclosed this at the formal launch of the products ...

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Dangote Group Test-runs $2 Billion Fertilizer Plant Ahead Inauguration

Dangote Fertiliser Limited has begun countdown to the inauguration of its $2 billion Granulated Urea Fertiliser  complex located in the Dangote Free Zone. With a capacity of 3 million tonnes per annum, the plant has been classified as the biggest project in the entire fertiliser  industry history in the World. Siapem of Italy is the Engineering, Procurement and Supervision (EP) ...

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Kano Signs pact with TCN to Improve Power Supply

Kano State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on viable transmission projects to improve power supply in the state. In a statement signed by Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor  Abdullahi Ganduje, the MoU was signed at the Kano Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja between Ganduje and officials of the TCN. ...

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NPDC Emerges Best Exploration, Production Company at NIPS 2020

The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company Limited (NPDC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has emerged the best Exploration and Production (E&P) Company for the year 2019 at the just concluded Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) held in Abuja. . The theme of the third edition was: “Widening the Integration Circle, Emerging Technologies and Cross-Pollination of Ideas for ...

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NNPC, JV Partners Disburse $360million for Ogoni Clean-up

… As Corporation Commits to Sustainable Funding of Project…….. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its Joint Venture Partners of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Total Exploration and Production of Nigeria (TEPNG) and Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC), have disbursed $360million towards the Ogoniland Clean-Up project as recommended by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Group Managing Director of ...

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Nigerian Gas Transportation Network Code a Milestone- Timipreye Slyva

Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipreye Slyva has described the launching of the Nigerian Gas Transportation Network Code (NGTNC) yesterday as a very successful journey with a lot of collective commitment that enabled the country to attain the important milestone. The code was lunched at the opening ceremony of the Nigeria International Summit (NIPS 2020). In August 2011, Nigeria ...

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