Energy

Transparency: Auditor-General commends NNPC

The Auditor-General for the Federation, AGF, Anthony Ayine, on Friday commended “the practical efforts’’ of the present NNPC management in ensuring probity, accountability and transparency in its operations.

India considers dumping Nigeria’s oil for US crude

India’s Hindustan Petroleum Corporation is considering dumping Nigeria’s sweet crude for US oil, less than three years after the Americans stopped imports of Nigerian oil.

Fed govt signs oil financing deals with Shell, Chevron

Nigeria has signed financing deals with oil majors Shell and Chevron to develop projects that would boost reserves and revenue, the state-run oil firm said on Thursday.

Oando posts N4.6 billion PAT in H1, 2017

Oando Plc, one of the Nigeria’s leading oil and gas companies, has declared a profit after tax (PAT) of N4.6 billion for the half year ended June 30, 2017, as against a loss of N26.9 billion in the corresponding period of 2016.

Nigeria to extend gas pipeline to Côte d’Ivoire

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Wednesday said the West African Gas Pipeline would be extended from Ghana to Cote d’Ivoire as part of the Federal Government’s West African energy integration policy.

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At least 22 people, including a baby, were killed when an unfinished three-storey building collapsed in eastern Ghana, emergency officials said on Friday.

At least 22 killed in Ghana church collapse

The accident happened on Tuesday while a church community held a service in the building, which was still under construction, in the town of Akyem Batabi in the Eastern Region, National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) official Richard Amo-Yartey said.
Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, visited Local Government Secretariats, Police Stations, and other facilities attacked by hoodlums in the state.

Governor Sanwo-Olu: We must stop those inciting people on social media

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has lamented the wanton destruction of private and public assets as hoodlums under the guise of the #EndSARS protests looted and razed important government infrastructure and business premises in the state.
Stoke City legend Dennis Smith believes John Mikel Obi will play a key role in the club’s push for promotion to the Premier League this season.

Dennis Smith: Mikel Obi key to Stoke City promotion chase

Stoke City legend Dennis Smith believes John Mikel Obi will play a key role in the club’s push for promotion to the Premier League this season.
As total coronavirus infections in Nigeria hit 24,077, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has warned against abandoning face masks in favour of face shields.

Nigeria records 77 new virus infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 77 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country.
The Nigerian Guild of Editors Standing Committee has elected Mustapha Isah as Acting President of the Guild, to fill the vacant position of Mrs Funke Egbemode as President, upon her appointment and acceptance of offer as Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation in Osun State.

NGE: Government should protect media houses against attacks

The Nigerian Guild of Editors has described the recent attack on some journalists and media houses as unwarranted and condemnable.