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NUPENG warns government over Port-Harcourt refinery

NUPENG warns government over Port-Harcourt refinery

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has expressed worry over the recent Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) entered into by the Federal Government and Oando Plc management. The government agreed to allow the oil firm manage Port Harcourt refinery, which is under repair, operate and maintain (ROM) it. Speaking with The Nation,… READ MORE

Oando unfriendly to workers – NUPENG condemns MoU with FG

Oando unfriendly to workers – NUPENG condemns MoU with FG

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has opposed the recent Memorandum of Understanding, MOU, entered into by the Federal Government and Oando Plc to manage Port Harcourt Refinery under repair, operate and maintain, ROM arrangement, saying the company is unfriendly to workers. In a statement yesterday, General Secretary, Joseph Ogbebor, described the… READ MORE

NUPENG backs FG’s plan to build second refinery in Northern Nigeria

NUPENG backs FG’s plan to build second refinery in Northern Nigeria

​Benjamin Rotimi, the Vice-Chairman, South-West Chapter of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), on Wednesday commended the Federal Government on the proposed second refinery in the Northern part of the country, Premium Times reports. On April 22, Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, told journalists in Bauchi State that… READ MORE

How kerosene, cooking gas scarcity’s crippling Nigerian households

How kerosene, cooking gas scarcity’s crippling Nigerian households

Except the Federal Government takes urgent steps to address the current energy crisis, Nigerians may be forced to revert to the stone age of using firewood and charcoal as means domestic energy for cooking. For over two weeks, acute shortages of Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), popularly called cooking gas has… READ MORE