Tag archive for ‘NNPC’
By admin On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

How Continuous Operations Of Warri Refinery Exposes NNPC’s Financial Recklessness

LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-If private individuals had owned Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited, they would have shut down the plant by now. The reasons are simple: The refinery is unprofitable, More...

By admin On Friday, March 26th, 2021

Onuesoke To NNPC GM: Increase Of Fuel Price To N200 Above Is Outrageous

LAGOS MARCH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain,Chief Sunny Onuesoke has described as extremely outrageous the purported increase of fuel pump price from N162 to N200. Recall that the Group More...

By admin On Friday, March 19th, 2021

Reps Instruct NNPC To Commence Operation Of Warri Refinery

LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives have urged the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to immediately commence operation of the Warri Refining More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021

Osubi Airport, Warri Owes NAMA, FAAN A Billions Of Naira

LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-It can be reported that the managers of Osubi Airport, a private terminal in Warri, Delta State, still owe aviation agencies several billions of naira from services ren¬dered to them More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2021

OML 30: Urhobo Youth Leader Hails Oil Coys For Engaging Indigenes In Securing Facilities

LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-An Urhobo youth leader from Kokori oil producing community in OML30, in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Comrade Odiri Umukoro, said he is satisfied that indigenes More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

Warri ‘Gra-Gra’ City Without Action

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The name Warri, both as a city and a people, is a bundle of contradiction, a paradox of sort. A city with a deep history of commerce and business, but now in decline. A people More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Federal Government Takesover Osubi Airport Over Alleged Incompetence

LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The festering face-off between aviation service providers and management of Osubi Airport, in Warri, Delta State, has assumed a new dimension with the Federal Government’s approval More...

By admin On Sunday, December 1st, 2019

Delta: Panic In Ekpan As Crude From Ruptured Pipeline Flow Into Residential Building

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There is tension among residents of NigerCat area of Ekpan, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State over oil spillage. The raptured pipeline since Monday, 23rd of September 2019 More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Onuesoke Calls For Scrapping Or Restructuring Of NNPC

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS NOVEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has called for the scrapping or restructuring of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) More...

By admin On Sunday, September 1st, 2019

Delta: NNPC Debunks Reports Of Otu-Jeremi Pipeline Explosion

LAGOS SEPETMBER 1ST -(URHOBOTODAY )Malam Mele Kyari, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has debunked reports of an explosion on the Abura Crude Trunk line, operated by the More...

By admin On Monday, July 8th, 2019
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Urhobo Social Club Lagos Elects New Executive

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Social Club, Lagos, one of Urhobo foremost clubs has elected a new executive to run the affairs of the club for the next two years. A former Executive Director of Nigeria More...

By admin On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

N-Delta Group Condemns New Plot To Blackmail Ibe-Kachikwu

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH(URHOBOTODAY)-A pro- Niger Delta group, the Niger Delta Oil Communities Agenda NIDOCA, has advised persons being sponsored to smear the image and reputation of Minister of State for More...

By admin On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Kachikwu Escapes Death As Fire Guts Abuja Resident

LAGOS OCTOBER 16TH (UROBOTODAY)-The private residence of Ibe Kachikwu, minister of state for petroleum resources, located in Asokoro, Abuja caught fire on Sunday evening. According to online sources, the fire More...

By admin On Monday, April 24th, 2017

Ikoyi Loot: Emefiele, Officials Of NIA, NNPC, NAPIMS, PINE Contractors To Testify

LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The presidential investigative panel headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the suspension of Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Engr. Babachir Lawal, and Director More...

By admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Owner Of $50m Recovered at Osborne Towers Revealed

DISCOVERED FUND LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The owner of the $50m recovered in building located at Osborne Tower Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos State by Economic anf Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has been revealed. According More...

By admin On Monday, March 6th, 2017

NNPC Boss, Baru Urged To Sustain NNPC Transformation

NNPC Boss, Dr Maikanti Baru LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Notwithstanding the clandestine move by those who are opposed to the ongoing sanitization of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, the Group More...

By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017

How EFCC Recovered $9.8m From Yakubu, Ex-NNPC GMD

Andrew Yakubu LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A special operation conducted by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on 3rd February, 2017 on a building belonging to a former Group Managing More...

By admin On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

NNPC, Shell Sign MoUs with Nigerian Banks for $2.2 bn Contractor Financing Aid

Sitting L-R: Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN) Chairman, Mazi Bank-Anthony Okoroafor; Representative of the Group General Manager, National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS), Supervisor, More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Trade Union Congress Threatens Revolution Should FG Increase Fuel Price

LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has warned the federal government against an increase in the price of petrol saying such move will be an open invitation to revolution More...

By admin On Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Nigerians Vow to Resist Further Fuel Price Hike

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria Labour Congress, Trade Union Congress, Afenifere, former federal lawmakers, security experts and rights activists on Saturday vowed to resist any attempt by the President More...

By admin On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Naira Slumps Further, Now N400 to One Dollar

LAGOS AUGUST 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian currency exchanged at about N400 on Wednesday afternoon, from N397 it closed on Tuesday; while it traded against the Pound Sterling and the Euro at N515 and N450 respectively. At More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

My Ministers, Officials Accused of Corruption Without Evidence-Buhari

Buhari LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to “discerning” Nigerians to ignore orchestrated attempts to sully the integrity of ministers and other senior government officials, More...

By admin On Monday, July 4th, 2016

Buhari Sacks Ibe-Kachikwu, Approves New Board Of Directors for NNPC

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a new Group Managing Director (GMD) for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). He is Dr. Maikanti More...

By admin On Monday, July 4th, 2016

FG Peace Talks Suffer Setback as N’Delta Avengers Resumes Attack on NNPC, Chevron’s Oil Facilities

LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government’s proposed peace talks with militants on Sunday morning suffered a major setback as the Niger Delta Avengers blew up several oil facilities belonging to the More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Despite Militants Attack on Installations, Nigeria Oil Production Rises to 1.9m Bpd

Ibe=Kachikwu LAGOS, JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Oil production in Nigeria has risen to about 1.9 million barrels per day (bpd), from 1.6 million bpd despite recent militants attack of oil installations in the Niger More...