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Heritage Oil Procurement Manager Denies Allegations by Indigenous Contractors

The Manager, Procurement and Contract, Heritage Energy Operational Services Limited, Mr. Claude Kanayo Esekody, has denied the allegations of unethical and professional misconduct levelled against him by a group of aggrieved indigenous contractors of OML 30 in Delta State. Esekody, who described the contractors as nonexistent in the contractors list of the oil firm, noted that the allegations were meant ...

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DPR Sets to Flag Off Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) is set to flag-off the oil and gas industry Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre (ADRC) with the inauguration of the advisory Council and body of neutrals in Lagos on Thursday 15th April, 2021. The ADRC is one of the centres in the DPR National oil and gas excellence centre (NOGEC) which was recently launched by ...

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Bayelsa Oil, and Gas Park to Create 2,000 Jobs – Sylva

The Minister of State For Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva has said that the Nigerian Oil and Gas Park Scheme (NOGAPS) at Emeyal, Ogbia Local Government Area, Bayelsa will create at least 2,000 jobs on completion. Sylva, who visited the NOGAPS site to ascertain the pace of work, said the project which is 70 per cent completed, would be ready ...

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DPR Appoints New Directors to Head Departments

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has appointed new Deputy Directors to head some department and as a replacement for retired Directors. Described by some staff of the agency, which has newly moved its headquarters to Abija, as a “compulsory but massive retirement of deputy directors,” the gale blew away six of the seven deputy directors. The retired deputy directors ...

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NUPENG: PTD Push for Industrial Action Over Safety

Nigeria’s fuel tanker drivers at the weekend threatened to cause a fresh fuel supply crisis with another industrial action if the Government fails to enforce the compulsory installation of Safety Valves in all Petroleum trucks to protect the inflammable contents of the trucks from spilling over in a situation of road mishaps. Rising under the auspices of the Petroleum Tanker ...

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We’ll not respond to enquiries about false recruitment, others — Chevron

The management of Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC/CNL Joint Venture, has affirmed that it will not respond to enquiries about fraudulent advertisements and job offers or contract awards. The company’s reaction is coming against the backdrop of the recent proliferation of false recruitment and contract information about CNL. There has been the circulation ...

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Pump Price of Petrol Should be Based on Production Cost – Organized Labour

…………by Abisoye Shola………. The organised labour has kicked against deregulation that is import oriented but insisting that the Refineries must be fixed so that the price of petroleum products will be based on production cost at the Refineries not on the price of crude in the international market. The president of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) Mr Ayuba Wabba explained ...

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SEPLAT Appoints Okechukwu Mba as Managing Director for ANOH

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc has announced the appointment of Mr Okechukwu Mba as the new Managing Director of ANOH Gas Processing Company (AGPC) Limited, the Incorporated Joint Venture (“IJV”) between Seplat and the Nigerian Gas Company (“NGC”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (“NNPC”). ANOH Gas Processing Company (AGPC) Limited is a midstream gas company committed to ...

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Protesters Descend on Seplat Facilities in Sapele, Delta State

Protesters in their hundreds descended on Seplat facilities in Sapele, Delta State this week demanding for jobs and infrastructure development. The protesters, who stormed the facility, lamented that they were not benefiting from the community’s oil wealth, and demanding an end to what they tagged, oppression and intimidation from the management of the company, The protesters with inscriptions like ‘ ...

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