House of Reps assures 1.5 Billion Litres of petrol available, calls for Calm

The House of Representatives Committee on Petroleum Resources, Downstream and midstream have said that from their findings, there is availability of petrol products which have since arrived the country but supply and distribution was disrupted by challenges of transport vessels. Our correspondent Nathan Williams reports that the downstream and midstream committees led by Hon. Ikenga […]

Port Harcourt refinery to begin production by end of March

The Group Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Ltd (NNPCL), Mr Mele Kyari, on Thursday said the Port Harcourt refinery would begin production by end of March. Kyari said this after a meeting with the Senate Ad-hoc Committee, investigating the various Turn Around Maintenance (TAM) projects of Nigerian refineries. On Warri refinery, Kyari said […]

PENGASSAN rejects planned sale of Shell onshore assets

Meanwhile, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, rejected the planned sale of SHELL onshore assets, claiming the group being speculated to buy up the assets is unknown to it. According to PENGASSAN, the purported group is an assemblage of unknown entities with no proven track record of managing such diverse […]