NIGERIA insurance companies are going after multinationals’ accounts including the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Consolidated Insurance Policy (NNPC-CIP) for 2009 insurance year as renewal season heats up.Read More
NIGERIA seems set to commence the supply of gas to its her sister African countries of Benin, Togo and Ghana through the West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP) which was conceived with the aim of supplying Nigerian gas to the west African sub-region when it starts operation.
This is coming even as the country also positions to join the Russian Federation which until this moment is the only supplier of gas to the whole of Europe in the business of gas supply to the continent.
OANDO Marketing Limited, one of Nigeriaâ€™s leading oil marketing retailer and a subsidiary of Nigeriaâ€™s Energy giant Oando PLC, has recorded a landmark achievement in the Oil and Gas industry as it debuts with the launch of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) dispensing pumps at its retail service stations recently.Read More
SweetCrude is a Vanguard monthly review of the Nigerian energy industry.Read More
IF the activities of the Oil and Gas Industry Committee (OGIC) superintending the reforms attracted measured criticisms, the public hearing for passage of the bill before the national assembly appears to have opened the floodgate – attracting outright hostility and leaving more questions than answers.Read More
It is no longer news that Nigeria is a failing state. Some years ago it was just a theory propounded by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of the United States.Read More
PLANS by the Rivers state government to demolish water fronts in Port Harcourt has become a very topical issue in the state . It would be recalled that this issue first gained currency in the state under the administration of deposed governor Celestine Omehia. Omehia had adduced security reasons then for why he wanted slum settlements and shack houses in these water fronts removed and replaced with what then he styled descent accommodation.Read More
ABUJA -THE Petroleum Technology Development Fund has disclosed that it would artner the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs and the Rivers State Government to develop a skills training and development centre to be sited in Port Harcourt , Rivers State .Read More
As part of its contributions towards the economic development of the Niger Delta, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) is sponsoring a series of radio programmes on small scale business development for entrepreneurs in its Eastern and Western areas of operations.Read More
David Ugolor Executive Director African Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) based in Benin Edo state spoke to Vanguard on what oil communities would want to see added to the PIBRead More
GOVERNOR Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State must be wondering by now why some people are bent on sabotaging his efforts to put behind the ugly episode in which the facilities of facilities of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Chevron Nigeria Limited and Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in the state were destroyed by the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta (MEND) between May and June.Read More
IN a desperate bid to ensure the availability of the 6000Megawatts of power by the end of the year, the federal government seems to have restored the failed portions of the strategic Escravos-Lagos gas line said to be the only remaining source of gas supply to the thermal plants across the country.Read More
THE proposed collection of freight forwarders’ practicing fees has been staled following the crisis that is currently rocking the different freight forwarding groups in the Nigerian maritime industryRead More
Ithe federal government has acted to allegations of illegal bunkering of crude oil and refined petroleum products, saying that it was in the best interest of the Nigerian Navy to correct the impression.Read More
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA is set to introduce compulsory registration for all ships loading petroleum products in Nigeria in a bid to ensure a fairer treatment for Nigerian ship owners.Read More