FG to issue first green bond in April – Minister

The outgoing Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, at the end of the Federal Executive Council meeting, yesterday, said the federal government will commence the issuance of its...

Agip records 2,418 oil spills over 7 years

The Ministry of Petroleum Resources, on Thursday said 2,418 oil spills were recorded in Nigerian Agip Oil Company’s operations between 2010 and 2016, Premium...

Nigeria, others push to clean up toxic fuel hits problems

According to importers, traders and other oil industry insiders, a west African drive to clean up toxic fuels that campaigners say pose a health...

Oil spill cripples economic activities in Bayelsa communities

An underwater and surface crude oil leakage from pipelines owned by Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) has disrupted economic activities in five communities in...

UK court blocks Niger Delta pollution claims against Shell in UK courts

Oil giant Shell has succeeded in a legal battle to block claims brought against it by more than 40,000 Nigerians from being heard by...

Shell submerges gas pipeline across Kolo Creek beneath river

The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has relocated its Kolo Creek-Soku gas pipeline across Kolo River in Bayelsa from the river surface to the...

Non-implementation of gas flare penalties costs FG N2.9trn – NEITI

Lack of political will on  the part of the Federal Government to enforce its own laws on gas flare penalties, has cost the country...

Nigeria loses N94bn to gas flaring in 4 months

The country lost at least N94bn in four months as oil and gas companies flared a total of 87.03 billion standard cubic feet of...

Dirty fuel import ban to become effective July 1, 2017 – FG

The Federal Government has said that the enforcement of the ban on the importation of dirty fuel with high sulphur content from Europe to...

Incoming U.N. chief appoints Nigeria’s Environment Minister as deputy

Incoming United Nations chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday appointed Nigeria's Environment Minister Amina Mohammed as his deputy secretary-general amid a push by more than...

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