TotalEnergies, OML99 operator (40%) in partnership with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC, 60%), announces the start of production from the Ikike field, in Nigeria. Located 20 kilometers off the coast, at a depth of about 20 meters, the Ikike platform is tied back to the existing Amenam offshore facilities...
Forty-four years after the creation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),it has transited to a Limited liability Company, known as Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCLimited). The "new NNPC" was unveiled by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, on Tuesday July 19, 2022 in...
The Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) , Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau has seen capacity building as central to the planned energy transition in the country. Dr. Gusau made this assertion in his welcome address at the just concluded 15th Conference of the Nigerian Association for Energy Economics (NAEE)...
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Limited (NNPCLimited) has informed job seeking Nigerians that it's not yet recruiting, therefore, should disregard any information suggesting so. NNPC made the clarification yesterday in a statement by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Garba Deen Muhammad. The company described as false any information...
The newly appointed Minister of Niger Delta Affairs (MNDA), Obong Umana Umana has indicated his resolve to be result oriented and impactful within the short time he would be spending in the Ministry. According to a statement by the Director of Press and Public Relations, Deworitshe Patricia, the minister made...
Now is the wrong time to remove Nigeria's costly fuel subsidy, Information Minister Lai Mohammed said on Monday, noting many other nations were introducing measures to help citizens cope with high oil energy prices. Africa's largest oil exporter, which still has to import almost all its fuel needs due to...
The Secretary General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Dr Muhammad Sanusi Barkindo is dead. His death was announced by the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Limited (NNPC Limited), Mallam Mele Kyari via his personal twitter account. Kyari wrote: "We lost our esteemed Dr Muhammad...
The Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) said, it has so far paid oil Marketers in the country the sum of N74 billion in seven (7) in months. This is contrary to the allegations made by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN Suleja Branch) on product...
The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has shortlisted 2,885 Master of Science and 352 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Candidates for the In-country Scholarship Scheme (ISS) for the 2021/2022 academic session. This was disclosed by the Head, In-Country Scholarship Scheme at PTDF, Violet Ogbomo during the selection interview exercise for the...
The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCLimited) has said, the comment on Muslim Vice President for Tinubu, the Presidential flagbearer of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the forthcoming 2023 general elections was not from the company. NNPC Limited however, said, its Twitter handle (@NNPCgroup) was compromised and used to...