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From Left; Antonio Vella, Chief Officer Upstream, Eni and Group Managing Director, NNPC, Dr. MaikantiBaru, Engr. AniborKragha, Chief Operating Officer, Refineries & Petrochemicals, NNPC and Engr. Abba Bukar, Managing Director, Port Harcourt Refining Company Limited, at the official flag-off First Phase of Rehabilitation of Port Harcourt Refinery …Thursday, in Port Harcourt.

NNPC commences first phase of rehabilitation of Port Harcourt refinery

Nigeria’s effort at ensuring local sufficiency in refined petroleum products was bolstered Thursday with the formal commencement of the first phase of the rehabilitation of the 210,000 barrels per day capacity Port Harcourt Refinery complex that comprises the 60,000 barrels per day old Refinery built in 1965 and the 150,000 barrels per day, new Refinery, commissioned in 1989.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC signs $50 million refinery overhaul contract with Italian firm

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has again announced plans to revamp the nation’s four refineries to help the country save billions of dollars it expends annually on fuel imports.

Federal government begins rehabilitation of Port Harcourt refinery

The Federal government on Thursday kick started the rehabilitation of Port Harcourt refineries.

NNPC: Nigeria’s refineries not too old

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the country’s refineries are not too old for effective refining operations.

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.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

Major repairs soon on Nigeria’s refineries – NNPC chief

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.

Nigeria’s crude oil production rises by 9 percent

Nigeria’s crude oil daily production recorded an upward swing of about 2.09million barrels in 2018, translating to a 9 per cent increment, compared with the 2017 average daily production of 1.86million barrels.

Ibe Kachikwu: Muhammadu Buhari’s government hasn’t spent a penny on refineries

Minister of State for Petroleum Resource, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu yesterday said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government has not spent a dime on the country’s four refineries, an achievement not many have paid attention to.
Anthony Mkpe Ayine

Auditor-General: Excess Crude Account is illegal

The Auditor-General of the Federation, Anthony Ayine, has advised the federal government to legalise its continuous maintenance of the Excess Crude Account, ECA.

NNPC: Federal government responsible for fuel subsidy payment

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, disclosed that it was the Federal Government that is paying subsidy on petrol and not the corporation.

House of Representatives faults NNPC, CBN over refinery maintenance expenses

The House of Representatives yesterday berated the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over its inability to shed light on the monies to be expended on the Turn Around Maintenance (TAM) of the nation’s four refineries.

Femi Falana seeks explanation on N1.4 trillion fuel subsidy payments

A human rights activist, Femi Falana, on Tuesday filed a Freedom of Information request to the Ministry of Petroleum Resources demanding details of how the federal government’s payment of N261.4 billion per annum in fuel subsidy skyrocketed to N1.4 trillion.

Kaduna refinery shut down for lack of crude – Official

The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) has shut down operations on Jan. 15, due to the non availability of crude oil.

Scarcity: NUPENG demands fixing of nation’s refineries

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Monday called for the rehabilitation of the nation’s refineries to end the recurring scarcity of petrol in the country.

2018: Archbishop Adewale Martins urges govts to prioritise welfare of Nigerians

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev Dr. Alfred Adewale Martins, has urged the Federal and State Government to prioritise the welfare of every Nigerian citizen in 2018.

House of Reps queries fresh bid to spend $1.8bn on Port Harcourt, Warri, Kaduna...

The House of Representatives on Tuesday sought the viability of further spending on the country’s four refineries and the daily allocation of 445,000 barrels of crude to the facilities.

PENGASSAN insists on passage of Petroleum Industry Bill

Workers in the oil and gas sector on Friday alleged that the huge loss of revenue and investments in the country was due to delay in the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).

United Labour Congress lauds NNPC’s plan to rehabilitate refineries

The United Labour Congress (ULC) on Tuesday commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on its plan to carry out complete overhaul-Turn Around Maintenance (TAM) of Warri and Kaduna refineries for optimal production.

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