Committee will submit PIB report by July 11 —Tambuwal

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, said on Tuesday the House Committee on the Petroleum Industry Bill would submit its report...

Chevron to offload more Nigeria blocks

Chevron is reportedly putting up for sale interests in three more Nigerian oil blocks, taking to five the number of assets to be auctioned...

Lekoil plots offshore OML 113 acquisition

Junior explorer Lekoil announced Tuesday that it is planning to acquire a 6.5-percent participating interest in the OML 113 block, offshore Nigeria, for $30...

Nigeria’s crude oil production dropped in May – OPEC

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has disclosed that Nigeria’s crude oil production declined from the 1.923 million barrels per day (bpd) it...

Italian parliament debates govt response to Eni’s acquisition of OPL 245 in Nigeria

Italy’s Parliament Friday debated the Government’s response to questions put to it about Italian oil company ENI’s conduct in acquiring Nigerian oil block OPL245. On...

Navy boss promises to stamp out oil theft

The Flag Officer Commanding, FOC, Nigerian Navy Logistic Command, Oghara, Delta State, Rear Admiral Abdu Shettima, says the Federal Government will continue to renew...

Nigeria’s oil output down to 1.96mbd – IEA

Nigeria’s crude oil output declined to a six-month low of 1.96 million barrels per day, mbd, according to the International Energy Agency, IEA. This means...

Nigerian oil and gas deposits to deplete within 40 years

A professor of Medicine and sustainable environment advocate, Prof. Vincent Idemyor, has predicted that Nigerian oil and gas deposits, particularly in the Niger Delta...

Samsung Heavy wins $3bn FPSO platform order from Nigeria

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries said Thursday it had won a $3.0 billion order to build a giant offshore oil storage platform in...

Nigeria’s OML 30 back producing over 35,000b/d according to Heritage Oil

Heritage Oil reported Wednesday its Oil Mining Lease, OML, 30 concession in Nigeria is back to producing more than 35,000 barrels of oil per...

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