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NPA generates over $45.2 million from Delta ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Delta Ports, says it generated over $45.2 million within January and June 2019, a significant increase attributed to the improved security in the area.

NNPC to transport petroleum products to Northwest via System 2B pipeline

Nigerian Pipeline Storage Company (NPSC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), says the corporation will soon start transporting petroleum products to the North-West region of the country through the System 2B pipeline.

Ex-Governor Uduaghan: President Buhari will win in Delta

Former governor of Delta State and All Progressives Congress (APC) 2019 Delta South senatorial candidate, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has said that the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Niger Delta area and Delta state, in particular, would make his re-election in the February presidential election very easy.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

Oil bunkering: Nigerian Navy hands over four suspects, vessel to EFCC

The Nigerian Navy has handed over four suspects and one vessel allegedly involved in illegal oil bunkering to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Benin Zonal Office for further investigation and possible prosecution.

NNPC loses over $800 million revenue to contract breaches

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has revealed that it lost over $800 million revenue to all the stakeholders owing to breaches of contracts of its old regime.

Nigeria loses over $800 million to incessant pipeline vandalism

The management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it was compelled to award the surveillance contract of the strategic 87-kilometre Trans Forcados Pipeline (TFP) to a new contractor because the country has lost $800 million revenue in 2018 due to incessant breaches on the pipeline.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC: $800 million lost to pipeline surveillance contract

As tongues wag over the award of oil infrastructure surveillance contract to an indigenous firm, Ocean Marine Solutions for the protection of the strategic 87-kilometre Trans Forcados Pipeline (TFP), the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday said breaches from the earlier contract cost the Corporation a whopping $800 million.
Hadiza Bala Usman

Federal government urged to designate Warri port as export zone

The federal government has been advised to designate the Warri, Delta State port as an export destination port rather than allow the N13 billion expended on the dredging of the Escravos and Warri channels to waste.

Abubakar Bwari: Private investors to commit $3.23 billion to mining projects

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development says private investors have expressed their readiness to commit about 3.32 billion dollars to fund some projects in the mining sector.
Maikanti Baru

Ibe Kachikwu, Maikanti Baru advocate gas economy for Nigeria

Dr Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporate (NNPC) and Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu said the huge gas deposit in the country was a veritable tool for economic diversification.
Yemi Osinbajo

FEC okays $64.2 million for Escravos power project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 64.2 million dollars for power supply project to communities within Escravos area of Delta State.

DPR tasks depot owners on fire fighting trucks

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Thursday said fire fighting truck would henceforth be part of the prerequisites for the renewal of the operational licences of depot owners.

Bishop Emuh: Those calling for breakup of Nigeria are enemies of progress

Bishop Mike Emuh, the national chairman of the Host Communities Producing Oil and Gas, Nigeria (HOSTCON), has berated those agitating for the breakup of Nigeria.

NNPC, NPA forge closer ties to sustain products supply

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have expressed readiness to ensure seamless reception of petroleum products into the various ports across the country.

DACCIMA chief urged federal government to prevail on IMO to remove black spot label...

A maritime operator, Mr Simon Asite, on Thursday urged the Federal Government to prevail on the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to remove the black spot label placed on Warri Port.

Delta government urges Shell to resume full operations in Warri

The Delta State Government has appealed to the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to once more resume full operations to Warri.

NNPC to inaugurate 614km AKK gas pipeline project

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said arrangements were underway for the historic groundbreaking of the 40inch x 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna–Kano (AKK) gas pipeline and stations.

President Buhari assures of speedy development of Niger Delta

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development of the region.

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The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested Nigerian entrepreneur, Obinwanne Okeke of conspiracy to commit fraud running into the sum of 12 million US dollars.

$11 million fraud: Obinwanne Okeke pleads not guilty, remanded in prison

Obinwanne Okeke, the 31-year-old Nigerian held by American authorities for alleged fraud, entered a plea of not guilty to two counts of wire and computer fraud at his first hearing on Monday.
Oby Ezekwesili

Oby Ezekwesili urges new economic council to tell President Buhari how he ‘mismanaged economy’

Oby Ezekwesili, a former presidential candidate, on Tuesday, urged the newly constituted Economic Advisory Council to make it a priority to tell President Muhammadu Buhari, how he has allegedly mismanaged the economy.
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Train derails in Hong Kong during rush hour

A passenger train derailed during the morning rush hour in Hong Kong on Tuesday leaving eight people injured, authorities said.
Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun in Monday inaugurated eight newly renovated primary health care centres in the state.

Osun governor inaugurates eight primary health care centres

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun in Monday inaugurated eight newly renovated primary health care centres in the state.

IPOB: Security agents besiege Nnamdi Kanu’s Umuahia home

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has insisted that security agents have been keeping watch at the country home of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, despite consistent denial by the authorities.