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Union Seeks Tight Measures To Tackle Pilfering In Ports

Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), has called on security agencies operating at the seaports to put in place measures to tackle the menace of stealing and breaching of cargoes by miscreants. They urged the Nigerian ports police...

NPA MD Petitions IG Over Attack At NASS

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman has petitioned the Inspector General of Police following an attack at the National Assembly on Tuesday. In the petition, which was also addressed to the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, and the Department...

FG Shuts Apapa-Tin Can Road For 72 hours

The Federal Government will shut sections of the Apapa-Tin Can road from 12am on Saturday, December 7 (today), for palliative work. The Director, Federal Highways, Southwest, Federal Ministry of Works, Mr Funsho Adebiyi, made this known on Friday during a...

New Oil Discovery To Spur Job Creation- NNPC

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari yesterday, said oil discovery in the nation’s inland basin would spur massive job creation. Speaking at the ninth Practical Nigerian Content Summit in Yenegoa, Kyari said the...

Minister Tasks IoCs On Use of Local Contractors, Cost of Production

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, yesterday, urged international oil companies (IOCs), operating in the country to engage the services of local companies as a way of promoting local content. Sylva, who spoke at the ninth Practical Nigerian...

Failure of OPEC+ To Deepen Cuts May Drive Oil To $40- Report

New outlook by international observers has shown that a substantial build of global crude stocks and a corresponding drop in oil prices is imminent if additional oil production cuts by OPEC in 2020, is not followed by OPEC+. Empirical evidence...

There Will Be No Fuel Scarcity During Christmas- NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says there will be no fuel scarcity during the Christmas celebrations. Mele Kyari, group managing director (GMD) of the NNPC, said this during a meeting of stakeholders in the oil and gas sector at...

NNPC Justifies Oil Search In New Frontiers

Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mallam Mele Kyari, has said that exploration in the frontier basins is crucial to the nation’s quest to increase its proven oil reserves to 40 billion barrels and daily production to three...

Stallion Group: Border Closure Very Timely

Anant Badjatya, the agent of Stallion Group in Nigeria, says the decision to close the country’s land borders could not have come at a better time. Badjatya was answering questions from journalists, including TheCable, at a recent event in Lagos. “The...

Nigeria’s Fuel Consumption Down By 30% Since Border Closure- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says domestic fuel consumption in Nigeria has dropped by 30 percent since his administration took the decision to close all land borders. Receiving a delegation of Katsina State Elders Forum at his country home in Daura, the...

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Union Leader Wants NPA’s Powers To Fix Ports Infrastructure Restored

President, Senior Staff Association of Statutory Corporations and Government Owned Companies, Adamu Ya’u, has urged federal government to empower Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to...

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