21.1 C


PIB: Senate okays 3% allocation to host communities amidst protest by South-South lawmakers

THE Nigerian Senate has adopted the three per cent allocated to host communities in the controversial Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) amidst protest by lawmakers...

Major oil marketers optimistic on PMS deregulation with PIB passage

THE Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) says Nigeria is gradually heading towards full deregulation of the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) with the...

Hope rises for PIB as Lawan sets June deadline for passage

PRESIDENT of the Senate Ahmed Lawan, on Monday, said the much-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) would be passed this month. Lawan gave this information on...

Oil Workers Laud Passage Of PIGB

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, have commended the Nigerian Senate for the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, PIGB.

Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Governance Bill

The PIB seeks to introduce reforms that would engender transparency and accountability, while at the same time making the oil and gas sector more business-oriented and profit-driven.


Nigeria’s transportation cost rises amid shrinking household wallets

IN August, the cost of transportation rose by an average of five per cent for land, air and sea...

Despite contradictory evidence, Buhari hails his govt’s human rights records at UN General Assembly

NIGERIAN President Muhammadu Buhari, in an address during the General Debate of the 76th session of the United Nations...

NYSC backtracks, admits asking corps members to prepare for ransom payment if abducted

AFTER an initial denial, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has admitted to asking corps members to prepare for...

COVID-19 forced Nigeria to grow labs from four to 140 – Buhari

NIGERIA has grown its testing and detection laboratories for COVID-19 from four to over 140, President Muhammadu Buhari claimed...

Rape: Police embark on shooting spree, disrupt Abia poly students’ protest

OFFICERS of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) attached to Aba Divisional Headquarters allegedly shot at students of Abia State...
- Advertisement -

Most Read

- Advertisement -

Most Popular
Recommended to you