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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.

Abdulrahman Dambazau: Tackling insecurity requires efforts of countries within Lake Chad Basin

The Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (Rtd), says tackling insecurity requires the efforts of the four countries within the Lake Chad Basin.
PRESIDENT BUHARI RECEIVES IN AUDIENCE NIGERIAN CONSERVATION FOUNDATION NOV 9, 2018 4

Muhammadu Buhari: We will continue to keep Lake Chad issues on front burner until...

President Muhammadu Buhari, has stressed that his administration will continue to keep the issue of reviving the Lake Chad on the front burner and exert more commitment from the developed countries to do the needful.
1 President Buhari receives in Official Visit British Prime Minister Theresa May in State House on 29th Aug 2019

Nigeria, Britain sign agreement on economic development, security

Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defence and Security partnership as well as Economic Development Forum.
President Mahammadou Buhari of Nigeria and President, Muhamamdou Issoufou of the Republic of Niger witnessed the signing of the agreement at the New Banquet hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja

Nigeria, Niger Republic MoU targets 150,000bpd crude in new refinery

Nigeria and Niger Republic are targeting to produce between 100,000 and 150,000 barrels of crude oil per day in the new agreement to build a hydro carbon and pipeline refinery in Katsina State.

Killings: Presidency warns against fake news, inflammatory statements

The Federal Government has appealed to all its citizens as well as members of the international community to refrain from spreading false stories and inflammatory statements concerning the recent herder-farmer clashes.

Makanti Baru: NNPC to partner with NMGS to grow hydrocarbon industry

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its readiness to collaborate with Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS) to growing the nation’s hydrocarbon reserves, Dr Maikanti Baru, has said.

Ahmad Sajoh: How Adamawa reduced IDPs’ camps from 16 to 2

Ahmad Sajoh, the Adamawa Commissioner for Information and Strategy, said the state government had succeeded in reducing the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state from 16 to two.

How Boko Haram abducted UNIMAID lecturers – VC

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), Prof. Ibrahim Abubakar, has recounted how the released lecturers of the university were abducted.

We are ready for oil search in Chad Basin – Freed UNIMAID lecturers

Freed lecturers of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), who were in Boko Haram captivity for about eight months, have expressed their willingness to resume oil exploration in the Chad Basin.

UNDP to donate houses, schools to displaced persons

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) is to donate houses, schools and health centres to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Ngwom, Borno state.

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.

Cattle Colony: Before Buhari lures us into deadly trap

To us here in Nigeria, a colony is nothing new. The colony of Lagos established by the British in 1861 has familiarised us to it.

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 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 commences crude oil exploration in Nasarawa

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

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