Tag archive for ‘gas’
By admin On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

60 Bayelsa Communities Present Oil Spill Evidence To Environmental Panel

By Amos Okioma LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 60 communities and groups have presented evidence of oil-related devastation to the Bayelsa State Oil and Environmental Commission (BSOEC) chaired by the More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

‘Shell Contributes $29bn to Nigerian Purse Between 2012–2016’

L-R: Campaign Implementation Advisor, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC), Mrs. Darbuni Maikori; Communications Manager, Shell Nigeria, Mrs. Sola Abulu and Corporate Media Relations Manager, Mr. More...

By admin On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Consumers Groan as FG Hikes Cost of Cooking Gas

LAGOS JABUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Consumers of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) also known as cooking gas in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Friday decried an abrupt increase in the cost of re-filling the More...

By admin On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Ijaw Community Raises Alarm Over Poisonous Air Pollution from Shell Gas Facility

By Amos Okioma LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents and indigenes of Tombia Community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa have raised the alarm over suspected poisonous air pollution allegedly emanating More...

By admin On Thursday, October 27th, 2016

NIMASA Vows to Enforce Safety Standard in Oil and Gas Sector

Dr Dakuku Peterside LAGOS OCTOBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has assured stakeholders of it’s resolve to ensure that safety standards are not compromised More...

By admin On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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Research on Alternative Energy Instead of Oil, Onuesoke Advises FG

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS AUGUST 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) Chieftain and Delta State PDP Governorship aspirant in 2007 general election, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has advised the Federal Government More...

By admin On Friday, August 5th, 2016

Transcorp Suspends N320bn Power plant Due to Gas Scarcity

LAGOS AUGUST 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Transnational Corporation of Nigeria, Transcorp Plc has suspended plans to build one of the nation’s biggest power plants as local gas shortage makes it difficult to obtain fuel More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Nigerians’ll Soon Experience the Benefits of My Reforms in the Oil Industry-Allison-Madueke

Mrs Deziani Allison-Madueke If you will recall, Urhobotoday has publish part one and two of series of interview conducted on the former Minister of Ministry of Petroleum, Mrs. Deziane Allison-Madueke. In the last More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Nigerians Expect a Lot from You, Obasanjo Tells Buhari

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo in group picture with APC Leaders LAGOS APRIL 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the President-elect Muhammadu Buhari to realize that Nigerians are expecting More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Gas City Project: Ijaws, Itsekiris Sink Differences, Welcome Ground-Breaking Ceremony

LAGOS MARCH 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaws and Itsekiris Wednesday in Asaba resolved their differences over the Gas City Project and appealed to President Goodluck Jonathan to fix a date for the ground-breaking ceremony. Rising More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

CONFAB: What has Urhobos Done Wrong to Jonathan?

Margi By Urhobo Conscientious Youths LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY) We wish to condemn in strong terms the near exclusion of the Urhobo people from the proposed National Conference due to commence on the 17th of More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Delta: Warri Refinery Re-Opens this Week

LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company (WRPC), which was recently shut down, following a fire outbreak, would resume operations this week. The Warri Depot Manager of the More...

By admin On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Shell Gas Line Rupture Sparks Health Hazard, Panick in Niger Delta Community

A leakage from Multinational oil giant shell gas pipeline at Oloma community in Bonny Local Government area of Rivers state is said to have sparked up serious health worries for locals, including injuries sustained More...

By admin On Thursday, August 8th, 2013

Delta: Urhobo Youths Lament Neglect by Oil Companies, Threatens to Shut Down Oil Facilities

By Oghenekevwe Laba Urhobo youths youths in Delta State under the aegis of Udu Youth Council (UYC) has lamented neglect and marginalization by oil companies operating in Utorogun Gas Plant Phase 1 and 2 and the More...