Buhari looks to split Fashola’s ministry, redeploy Kachikwu in rejig

President Muhammadu Buhari will at any time soon announce the much-anticipated rejig of his cabinet as it was gathered that eight new ministers are...

‘Oil searches in North yielding results’ – Petroleum Ministry source

There are indications that some parts of the North may soon join the league of oil producing states in the country, The Nation reports. It...

Heritage Oil grosses over 50,000bpd from OML 30 in Nigeria

United Kingdom-based Heritage Oil plc, an independent upstream exploration and production company, says production from its Oil Mining Lease (OML) 30 in Nigeria increased...

Nigeria’s Oranto Petroleum begins oil exploration in South Sudan with BGP Inc.

South Sudan’s newest oil and gas entrant Oranto Petroleum has begun its exploration program through an agreement with BGP Inc. South Sudan. The deal...

NPDC hands over OML 30 to new operator; Heritage Oil

The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) has handed over Oil Mining Lease (OML) 30 to new operator, Heritage Oil, Vanguard reports. Managing Director, Heritage Oil,...

Kachikwu prefers oil prices to say in $60 range not $70 and above

Nigeria oil minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu said on Saturday his country is aiming to achieve oil production of 1.8 million barrels per day by...

Nigeria finds gas reserves in Bauchi state

Nigeria has discovered gas reserves of over 100 billion cubic feet in Bauchi state in the North-east part of the country, reports Voice of Nigeria. The reserves...

NNPC eyes Benue Trough, Chad Basin drilling before end of 2017

State oil firm, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is aiming to resume drilling before the end of the year in an inland basin where...

Controversy trails oil block revocation by FG

President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of the withdrawal of Oil Prospecting Licences 2001, 2002 and 2003 in the Utapate Field won by indigenes of the...

NNPC reshuffles 55 top staff in major shake up as Ewubare heads NAPIMS

The ongoing restructuring of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC received fresh impetus on Tuesday with the appointments and deployments of top executives across...

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