FG to sanction more projects despite absence of PIB – Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu while visiting the state-of-the-art fabrication and integration facility built by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI)...

Nigeria may get refund from foreign firms following $16bn Egina probe

The Senate ad hoc committee investigating the $16 billion Egina Deep Sea Project has disclosed that the participating foreign firms in the contract would...

SON warns stakeholders against substandard lubricants

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has regretted the widespread sale of adulterated and substandard lubricants in the country, despite concerted efforts towards curbing...

Poor governance preventing investment in Nigeria’s mega gas projects – Senate

In the opinion of Bassey Albert Akpan, a ranking law maker in Nigeria’s Upper House of Legislature, there has been an increase in supply...

Reps begin probe of alleged $21bn PSC crude oil losses

An ad-hoc committee of the House of Representatives yesterday, launched a probe into the alleged losses to international oil companies (IOCs), crude oil profits...

DisCos push for input on draft metering regulation

The power distribution companies (DisCos) are seeking input into the draft regulation being fine-tuned by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), The Nation reports. The...

DPR goes digital with new licence portals for downstream oil sector

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) said it had come up with a strategy for the automation and digitisation of all approvals, permits and...

Marketers diverted 162 trucks, 9m litres of petrol in 3 months – DPR

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has said that between December 2017 and February 2018, about 162 trucks containing eight million litres of petrol...

DPR seals 15 filling stations in Akwa Ibom

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, said it has sealed 15 fuel stations across the state for diverting and selling the...

Ghana beats Nigeria, others in transparency as it launches oil contracts register

While Nigeria has been trying to set up an open accessible register of oil contracts for years now, the Ghanaian government last week launched...

SUBSCRIBE TO LATEST ENERGY NEWS

Read the latest energy industry news and researched articles
for oil and gas, power generation, renewable energy, events and more...