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Barambu and other neighbouring communities in Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State, near the border with Gombe State, came into the limelight when President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the Kolmani River II well.

Cheers, fears as oil search resumes in the North

Barambu and other neighbouring communities in Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State, near the border with Gombe State, came into the limelight when President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the Kolmani River II well.
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to extend its exploration to six basins in the country.

Buhari directs NNPC to extend exploration to six basins in the country

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to extend its exploration to six basins in the country.
President Buhari visits the Train the Trainer Course organised by the Election Planning and Monitoring directorate of the APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on 28th Jan 2019-4

President Buhari flags off crude oil exploration in Bauchi

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday flagged-off the official commencement of crude oil search in the Kolmani Well River-II, located near Barambu, Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State.

NNPC: No turn around maintenance on refineries for 42 years

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru, said that the country’s refineries had not undergone Turn Around Maintenance (TAM) for an aggregate of 42 years.

We’ll resist herdsmen’s re-entry into Tiv land – Youths

Tiv Youth Organisation, TYO, an umbrella body of Tiv youths, has cautioned herdsmen to stay away from Tiv land or be prepared to face resistance.

Why oil exploration yet to start in Chad Basin – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has attributed security challenges to be the stumbling block in the exploration of oil in the Chad Basin.

PENGASSAN backs NNPC on exploration in inland basins

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on the exploratory activities it has been spearheading in inland basins.

NNPC begins crude oil exploration to Benue

After it commenced the search for crude oil at the Nasarawa State end of the Benue Trough last week, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Thursday announced that it had started mobilising for oil exploration in the Benue State area of the trough.

NNPC commences oil exploration in Benue – Maikanti Baru

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has officially commenced oil exploration in the Benue State with the mobilization of its data services department to acquire seismic data.

NNPC confident of commercial hydrocarbon discovery in inland basins

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed confidence that the aggressive exploration of the inland basins being driven by the corporation would soon yield success with hydrocarbon finds in commercial quantity.

NNPC commences crude oil exploration in Nasarawa

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commenced exploration activities in the Benue Trough.

NNPC to intensify oil search in Anambra, Benin, Bida

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said it would reinvigorate crude oil exploration in Anambra, Benin, Bida and four other hydrocarbon basins across the country.

Transparency index in oil sector still low despite reforms – Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, has said the country’s oil industry is still lacking in sufficient transparency and trust.

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