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PDP raises query over missing 4,501 petroleum trucks

PDP raises query over missing 4,501 petroleum trucks

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on security agencies to immediately probe the voluntary disclosure by the Managing Director of Nigeria National Petroleum Cooperation (NNPC), Dr. Mikanti Baru that 4,501 trucks of petroleum recently went missing. The PDP, in a statement signed by its Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Prince Diran Odeyemi, said that if… READ MORE

Ghost companies allegedly lift N1.1trn worth of crude oil

Ghost companies allegedly lift N1.1trn worth of crude oil

Some indigenous companies not registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) have lifted Nigerian crude oil grades valued at U.S.$3.5 billion (about N1.1 trillion) in the last 10 months, Daily Trust reports. A four-month enquiry into Nigerian and global corporate registries by Daily Trust showed that the repeated failure by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to… READ MORE

Kachikwu: Nigeria to Earn $2bn in the Short-term from Proposed Fiscal Policies for Oil Industry

Kachikwu: Nigeria to Earn $2bn in the Short-term from Proposed Fiscal Policies for Oil Industry

Nigeria is eyeing at least $2 billion in the short-term, and $9 billion in the long-term from the rollout of a new fiscal policy it has initiated for her oil and gas industry, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has disclosed. Kachikwu, in his monthly podcast for the period of November… READ MORE

Separation of NNPC’s regulatory and operational roles critical – PwC

Separation of NNPC’s regulatory and operational roles critical – PwC

A new report by PricewaterhouseCooper entitled, ‘The new nation builders: Creating the African national oil company of the future,’ has said that political involvement in the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation can lead to rapid turnover in key staff, creating difficulties in ability to execute strategic initiatives, The Punch reports. Noting that a proposed new… READ MORE

Nigeria Earns N362.43bn From Crude Oil Export in June

Nigeria Earns N362.43bn From Crude Oil Export in June

Nigeria’s crude oil earning increased from the N253.02billion in June, to N362.43billion in July, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). This comes as stakeholders in the oil and gas industry have underscored the drawbacks of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), saying that the bill failed to address some critical issues in the… READ MORE