Reps to work with Dangote refinery on deepening local content

Mr Emmanuel Ekon, the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Local Content, on Wednesday commended Dangote for its huge investment on the refinery and...

NNPC may ban petrol with high sulphur content by Dec 31

The General Manager, Group Public Affairs, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Ndu Ughamadu, has said the corporation may ban imported fuel with high sulphur content by...

NERC grants Cross River license for 528MW floating power plant

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday granted the Cross River State Government a power generation license for the construction of a 528MW floating...

FG to initiate legislative framework for renewable energy utilisation

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that the Federal Government will soon initiate a legislative and judicial framework for the...

NNPC says 5 ships with 250m litres petrol to arrive Nigeria in 3 days

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday disclosed that it is expecting up to five ships loaded with 50 million litres each of petrol...

Lawmakers hail inclusion of 3,000MW power project in 2018 Lagos budget

Some lawmakers in the Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday said that the N1.046 trillion 2018 Lagos State Budget proposal presented by Governor...

FG looking to amend deep offshore oil act to increase oil revenue – Kachikwu

According to Nigeria’s oil minister, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, the country is seeking to amend a law on deep offshore oil exploration and drilling, with...

Buhari seeks global support for Nigeria on climate change

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Paris appealed to the international community to support Nigeria’s commitment to reducing the effects of climate change, The Guardian...

Nigeria’s foreign reserves hit $40bn

The nation’s foreign exchange reserves yesterday hit $39.7 billion, after gaining about $1.6 billion in the last one week, The Guardian reports. The Governor of...

Senate mulls bill to ensure vehicles run on alternative sources in 3 years

The Senate may soon enact a bill ensuring that vehicles start to run on alternative fuels other than petrol, The Sun reports. Chairman, Senate Committee...

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