Tag archive for ‘NNPC’
By admin On Friday, August 1st, 2014
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Clarion Call on Jonathan, Uduaghan to Inject $500m on Reconstruction of Kokori

(Left) President Goodluck Jonathan and Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan By: Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe. LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State oil producing and political town of Kokori is an integral part of the various More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
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Urhobo’s Greed Scares Away Investors

By .Peter Akpokere Ikolo I was at MTN Asaba for training on Monday 16th June, 2014. Seeing the level of employment and development MTN has brought to the Asaba people, I was struck with jealousy. MTN Nigeria (Asaba) More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Missing $20b: Nigerian Protesters to Ambush Deziani in Austria

Deziani Allison-Maduake LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-When Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, the Alternate President of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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Reps Summons AGF, CBN, Budget Office over another Missing N59bn at NNPC

LAGOS MUACH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts Tuesday summoned the Accountant General of the Federation, AGF, Mr. Jonah Otunla, the Acting Governor of Central Bank More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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Revealed: CBN Lagos Inferno Started from Location of Sanusi’s Office

LAGOS MARCH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The strange fire that struck the Marina, Lagos office of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday evening (local time), started from the top floor where the Lagos office of More...

By admin On Friday, February 21st, 2014
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Sanusi Dismisses Findings of Financial Report Council of Nigeria, Says Its Out of Order

Lamio Sanusi LAGOS FEBRUARY (URHOBOTODAY) The suspended Governor of Central Bank, Mallam Lamido Sanusi, has said his suspension by President Goodluck Jonathan cannot be justified on any grounds, including the findings More...

By admin On Friday, February 21st, 2014
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Sanusi Saga: New York Times Editorial Lampoons Jonathan

Lamido Sanusi LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria removed the governor of the country’s central bank from his post on Thursday, after the bank governor repeatedly charged that More...

By admin On Monday, February 10th, 2014
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BREAKING NEWS: Jonathan Fires Chief off Staff Mike Oghiadome

Mike Ogiagomhe LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan has asked his Chief of Staff, Mike Oghiadomhe to resign with immediate effect according to a presidency source. Mr. Jonathan reportedly More...

By admin On Friday, January 17th, 2014
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Account for the ‘Missing $10bn’ Oil Money, Angry Ezekwesili Challenges Okonjo-Iweala

Obiageli Ezekwesili LAGOS JANUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Minister Ezekwesili believes that when it comes to Nigeria’s economy and revenues, the buck stops at Mrs. Okonjo-Iweala’s table. She therefore wants More...

By admin On Sunday, January 5th, 2014
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Uduaghan Debunks Report of Heavy Shooting, Killing in Warri Communities

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)– The Delta State Government has accused “enemies of progress” of feeding the media with reports of shootings and killings in the Ugborodo More...

By admin On Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
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Why is Jonathan Silent over Missing Billions?

President Goodluck Jonathan By Okey Ndibe LAGOS JABUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-On December 9 and 10, several websites and newspapers published a startling letter that Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi of the Central Bank More...

By admin On Saturday, November 30th, 2013
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Delta: Itsekiri Leaders Say Ugborodo Community is Peaceful for EPZ Investment

Itsekiri Monarch As against speculations of a purported crisis said to be rocking Ugborodo community in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, indigenes and community heads of Madangho, Ajaudaibo, More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
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Diezani Alison-Madueke Allegedly Plans To Sell Refineries To Fronts, Associates

Minister of Petrleum Resources, Mrs Deziani Allison -Madueke LAGOS NOVEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The planned sale of Nigeria’s four refineries next year is a well-designed scam calculated to hand over the country’s More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2013
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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 Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
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Gory Tales of Dehumanization of NNPC Teaching Staff

Fejiro Oliver LAGOS NOVEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Against the backdrop of a communiqué issued by the Federal Ministry of Employment, Labour and Productivity on 20th January, 1992, directing all oil companies in More...

By admin On Thursday, November 7th, 2013
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How NNPC, oil marketers connive with Swiss oil dealers to rob Nigeria of billions of dollars – Report

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2013(URHOBOTODAY)-A new report has detailed how the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, in cohort with major Swiss oil trading companies, is draining Nigeria of billions of dollars of More...

By admin On Friday, October 18th, 2013
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How State Supports Theft of Crude Oil and Refined Petroleum Products

LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Crude oil and refined petroleum products theft in Nigeria is increasing by the day, constituting a serious threat to the economy. Being an extremely organised crime, it poses a More...

By admin On Sunday, October 6th, 2013
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Delta: Oil Workers Injured As PPMC Pipeline Explodes in Urhobo Community

LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY) – A pipeline belonging to the Pipelines and Products Marketing Company (PPMC) exploded on Saturday evening around Adeje, an oil hub in Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State, More...

By admin On Sunday, September 29th, 2013
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Fuel Crisis Looms as Oil Marketers Accuse House of Representative Committee of Interference, Witch Hunting

Speaker House Representative, Hon Aminu Tambuwa By Oghenekekevwe Laba LAGOS SEPTEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-If the crisis that is gradually brewing between Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) More...

By admin On Monday, July 8th, 2013
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PIB: NNPC Faults NEITI Chairman on 13% Derivation

NEITI Chairman Mr Ledun Mitee JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) team of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has faulted recent comments credited to the Chairman of the Nigerian More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
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Delta: Stolen Oil Stored in Ancestral Shrine

Commander 3 Battalion Army, Effurun, Delta State, Lt. Col Ifeanyi Otu LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Army 3rd Battalion has discovered stolen petroleum products hidden in ancestral shrine in Egbokoda More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
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Arrest EFCC Boss for Me, Judge Orders IGP

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Lamorde, LAGOS JUNE 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) Justice Peter Kekemeke of an Abuja High Court has ordered the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed More...

By admin On Friday, June 21st, 2013
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NEITI Indicts Jonathan, Other PDP Govts for Encouraging Corruption in Oil Industry

LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY) The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative says government hardly implements its recommendations on accountability in the extractive industry. The deliberate inactions More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 28th, 2013
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Ijaw Communities Raise Alarm over Desecration of Forests

Ekameta and Ogirengbene communities in Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State have raised alarm over alleged invasion of their communities’ forests by Integrated Data Servicing Nigeria Limited, IDSL, in More...

By admin On Monday, May 27th, 2013
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Delta State: Chevron Vessel Capsize in Escravos

Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the NNPC/CNL Joint Venture, has confirmed that Jascon #4 vessel belonging to its contractor, West African Ventures Limited, has capsized and sank in the early hours More...