Oil sector players demand urgent review of security strategies, lament kidnapping, bad roads

January 31, 2024 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) has decried the security situation across the country, especially in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. National President of the Association, Alhaji Yusuf Lawal Othman, raised the alarm in his welcome address at the Annual General Meeting of the ssociation held Wednesday in Abuja. Addressing the gathering of players in the oil Read More

APC chieftain, Nabena calls for relocation of NNPCL, NIMASA, NPA to N’Delta

January 25, 2024 Bode Olagoke 0

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Hon. Yekini Nabena, has asked President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to approve relocation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) to the Niger Delta region.  The APC chieftain also said that the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development should be moved to Benue State Read More

Ogedegbe’s atrocious and vexatious attacks on NNPCL

December 26, 2023 Chike Njowusi 0

In August 2023, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, shortly after inspecting the facilities of the Port Harcourt Refinery in Elesa-Eleme, near Port Harcourt, said emphatically there was no going back on the December 2023 deadline for the completion of Phase 1 of the refinery rehabilitation project. A few days ago, the NNPCL, in confirmation of Read More

MKK: Tribute to the Apostle of transformation

December 18, 2023 Phillip Agbese 0

I was not surprised when President Bola Tinubu renominated the Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited for another term of five years. If there’s anything the world can confidently associate with the president, it is his desire to recruit the best hands to get the job done.  I had to take time out of my Read More

Protesters storm NNPC tower in Abuja, want Kyari to obey court order

December 13, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Protesters are currently occupying major roads leading to the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation’s tower in Abuja. The angry Nigerians under the aegis of George Uboh Whistle Blowers Network (GUWBN) are asking the Group Managing Director of NNPCL, Mele Kyari to address them and “disclose the whereabouts of the proceeds of the stolen 48 million barrels of crude oil as pronounced Read More

Kyari: Former, serving Lawmakers hail Tinubu over Kayri’s re-appointment as NNPCL CEO

December 12, 2023 Admin III 0

The Forum of Former and Serving Lawmakers in Nigeria has hailed President Bola Tinubu for reappointing Mile Kyari as the Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited.  In a letter of appreciation to the President signed by its national president, Hon. Yemi Alli, the Forum said the appointment is well deserved and an indication of the president’s ambition Read More

Ex-Senate President Ebute writes Tinubu, hails reappointment of Kyari as NNPCL CEO

December 12, 2023 Admin III 0

Third Republic Senate President, Ameh Ebute, has applauded President Bola Tinubu over the reappointment of Mele Kyari as the Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited. Senator Ebute, in a letter to the President, described the reappointment of Kyari as well deserved and a reward for a job well done. Recall that President Tinubu last month appointed Read More

1000 CSOs thump up Tinubu over Kyari’s reappointment as NNPCL GCEO

December 12, 2023 Admin III 0

Civil Society Organisations numbering up to 1000 under the auspices of Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria (COCSON)have hailed President Bola Tinubu over reappointment of Engr. Mele Kyari as the Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL). COCSON in a letter addressed to the President pointed out that Tinubu’s reappointment of Kyari proves his trust and dependence Read More

NNPCL: Kyari’s reappointment good Omen for Nigeria, BAVCCA writes, hails Tinubu

December 12, 2023 Admin III 0

The Bloggers and Vloggers, Content Creators Association (BAVCCA) in Nigeria has commended President Bola Tinubu on reappointing the Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO), Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) for another four years. The commendation was contained in a letter addressed to Tinubu and signed by the Director, Admin, BAVCCA, Abimbola Adelabu, where the Association described Kyari’s reappointment as good Read More

Pictures: Development group takes part at COP-28, assures youth empowerment

December 8, 2023 Editor 0

A group, Vivacity Development, trailblazer in sustainable initiatives, orchestrated an extraordinary side event during the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP 28), uniting dignitaries and empowering youth for an inspiring occasion. Sponsored by Uganda Airlines, the event showcased the groundbreaking “EcoNigeria Pledge: Personal Climate Commitments,” aiming to engage and empower over 20 million Nigerians. This innovative project encourages diverse individuals Read More

Youth, students coalition hails Ajiya’s re-appointment as NNPCL’s CFO

December 7, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A Coalition of Youth and Student Groups has applauded the decision of President Bola Tinubu to reappoint Mr Umar Ajiya into the Board of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) as the Chief Financial Officer. The Coalition, at a press conference in Abuja, Wednesday, addressed by its Convener, Amb. Habibu Liman Gatawa, said Ajiya’s re-appointment was a testament to Read More

Kyari’s renewed mandate at NNPCL

December 1, 2023 Kabir Kabo Usman 0

“That finding is great, it’s a great showing of a team. A team that is unbreakable can be a team of achievers. You took the saddle of NNPCL, make a team out of Mele Kyari and his people. I say Mele Kyari, congratulations” – President Bola Ahmed Tinubu. In a narrative that unfolds at the intersection of global expectations and Read More

NNPCL: Ex- Kwara LG hail AbdulRazaq for rewarding loyalty, competence

November 30, 2023 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

Kwara state governor, Mallam AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has been praised for his inputs in the appointment of a renowned academic, Dr. Muhammed Ghali Alaaya as non-executive director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) . A group of renowned grassroots politicians and mobilisers, who were local government councilors in 2017 in Kwara state, gave the commendation while reacting to the Read More

Breaking: Tinubu re-appoints Kyari as NNPCL CEO, names other management team, new board

November 27, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of a new board and management team for the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) with effect from December 1, 2023. The latest appointment saw Mallam Mele Kyari returning as Group Chief Executive Officer of the company. See appointees below: Chief Pius Akinyelure — Non-Executive Board Chairman Mallam Mele Kolo Kyari — Group Read More

Kyari’s reappointment, well deserved by Ayekooto Akindele.

November 27, 2023 Admin III 0

I was deeply involved in the Bola Tinubu Campaign since 2020 till February 2023, I was involved personally, collectively, politically, spiritually, and financially. I know the actual workings of that deadly period Bóobáopáism and Bóòbaobùúlésèism politics. The casualties were numerous, from Adams Oshiomole to Tanko Almakura, from Nuhu Ribadu to Femi Gbajabiamila among many others. While some escaped the powerful Read More

NNPC Ltd’s rebound in crude production, by Kabir Usman Kano, PhD.

November 15, 2023 Kabir Kabo Usman 0

There was a rumour recently that the Dangote Refinery cannot start crude processing as scheduled  because the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd (NNPCL) had no crude to supply to the huge refinery. The rumour created doubt and self-pity among Nigerians before the NNPC,  led by its Group Managing Director and Chief Executive officer, Mele Kyari, issued a statement assuring Nigerians Read More

NNPC Ltd: Tinubu rewards performance, not blackmail

November 14, 2023 Tajudeen Suleiman 0

If there’s any organisation in Nigeria that is a soft target for slothful critics, it’s most certainly the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL). The reasons are obvious. It’s in charge of harnessing Nigeria’s oil and gas reserves, which provides 95% of the country’s foreign exchange earnings and 80% of its budgetary revenues. Whenever anything goes wrong with the economy Read More

NNPCL, Foundation target 200,000 corps members for financial literacy training

November 11, 2023 Admin III 0

In its bid to build the capacity of youth towards making them employers of labour, the NNPC Foundation, in partnership with Kudimata Nigeria Limited, have trained the Batch C members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in basic financial literacy skills. Kudimata os a financial education outfit. In a statement signed by Chief Corporate Communications Officer NNPC Ltd, Femi Read More

2023: Maiduguri gas plant remains operational since February, supplied 12mw of power to Yola Disco – Investigation

November 6, 2023 Admin III 0

The Maiduguri Gas Plant initiated under the immediate past administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, and constructed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPCL) was completed in February 2023 and commenced operation immediately, it was reliably gathered. The confirmation of the completion and inauguration of the gas plant by top officials of NNPC Limited came against the backdrop of a media Read More

Groups berate faceless lawyers over campaign of calumny against Kyari

November 2, 2023 Editor 0

Two groups – the Coalition of Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria (COCSON) and the Bloggers and Vloggers, Content Creators Association (BAVCCA) on Thursday blasted plans by some faceless lawyers to mobilize over 1,000 legal practitioners to demand the sacking of the Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, Mallam Mele Kyari. The faceless lawyers have been Read More

Reps receive NEITI report, begin forensic probe of N8trn unremitted revenue, subsidy scam 

October 25, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of efforts to aid President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s Renewed Hope economic recovery and growth plan, the House of Representatives at its plenary Wednesday received the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) 2021 Oil and Gas Report for the first time-ever. The report presentation, which was in line with Section 4(3) of the NEITI Act, was laid by the Read More

Media group hails Kyari, washes hands off fake news

October 25, 2023 Admin III 0

An umbrella body of Bloggers and Vloggers, Contents Creators Association (BAVCCA) has commended the Group Chief Executive Officer, (GCEO), Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation Limited, (NNPCL), Engr Mele Kyari, over the repositioning of the organisation. This was in an address read by leaders of the association during a press conference held in Abuja over the calls to sack Kyari by some Read More

NNPCL calls Warri fire incident ‘minor’

October 21, 2023 Benjamin Umuteme 0

The Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) has confirmed a ‘minor’ fire incident at it’s Wrri refinery. In a statement signed by the company’s Management and released on its X handle, the company explained that the fire which occurred at the cooling tower of the refinery was promptly put out by its personnel.  According to the state-owned company, the incident Read More

Petrol landing cost: Between marketers and NNPCL

October 17, 2023 Admin III 0

The World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) detest petrol subsidy for three obvious reasons. The first reason is that it subsidises consumption rather than production and consequently discourages production.The second reason is that it consumes the funds needed for infrastructure development. The third reason is that petrol subsidy encourages the unmitigated consumption of fossil fuel which depletes the ozone Read More