Nigerians must get the electricity they paid for – Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the lower chamber of the National Assembly would ensure that Nigerians get adequate supply for the electricity they pay for. Gbajabiamila said the House would give adequate attention to the practice of estimated billing by electricity distribution companies to address the challenges […]

PHOTO NEWS: Ag-Director DPR visits Gov Sanwo-Olu

The Acting Director, Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, Ahmad Shakur, today, visits the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu at Lagos House, Marina. Ag-Director Sahkur led a team from the DPR to pay a courtesy visit to Governor Sanwo-Olu. See photos below…

NUPENG issues 7-day strike notice as fuel scarcity looms

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday, issued a seven-day strike notice to the Federal Government to compel Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, to honour the agreement it reached with the union on June 20, failing which members would down tools and begin an indefinite strike. In a statement signed by the President […]

Women protest against oil firm in Okpe

Sapele Okpe Community women and Sapele Okpe Community Land Trust Association, Delta State women, have grounded activities at Forte Oil Nigeria Limited, Sapele branch over what they called “non- payment of entitlements owed the community’s Land Trust Association.” The women leader, Mrs. Comfort Ayomanor said: “Series of letters had been written to the company without […]

Why NNPC fail to pay $1.8bn OML renewal fee

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has said it will not pay the 60% ($1.8bn) for lease renewal fees. Reason behind the decision was because the corporation was representing the Federal Government in the venture. The NNPC said this when responding to the alleged underpayment of lease renewal fees on the Oil Mining Leases 67, 68, […]

Chevron, partners pump N2.7billion in health sector

Chevron Company, Star Deepwater Petroleum Limited and it’s partners has contributed over N2.7billion to the country’s health infrastructure. Amongst the partners are Agbami field, including Famfa Oil Limited, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Equinor and Petroleo Brasileiro Nigeria Ltd. Chevron Nig. Ltd. Medical Director, Dr. Paul Areyenka said at a conference in Abuja that the […]