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January 18, 2018 11:13 AM Fresh Impediment On Oil Assets By The Niger Delta Millitant

Militants under the aegis of the Niger Delta Avengers on Wednesday have threatened to attack some offshore oil and gas facilities in the oil-rich region in a few days’ time after a year of cease fire. The nation in 2016 saw a resurrection of militant attacks on oil and gas facilities in the Niger Delta, causing oil production in August to plummet to near 30-year 14

January 17, 2018 2:35 PM Niger Delta Avengers vows to launch deadly attack on pipeline in few days

Niger Delta Avengers on Wednesday vowed to launch a fresh attack on oil installations in the South South region. The separatist group warned that its fresh attack which will be carried out in a “few days time” will be deadly. In a statement on its website, Avengers said they would target several platforms and the FPSO on Total’s Egina field. “This round 17

January 15, 2018 6:13 AM Omoku massacre: Don Waney believed he had power over life, death, worked with police, army – OSPAC member

A member of the ONELGA Security, Peace and Advisory Committee, OSPAC, in Omoku, Rivers State, Onyebuchi Ose, a.k.a. Okosisi, has accused the army and police in the area of having aided the operations of late Don Waney and his gang. Okosisi, a former confidant of the late kidnap kingpin before joining OSPAC, told Vanguard that Waney believed he possessed 12

January 14, 2018 10:32 AM Ara reacts to rumored ‘romance’ with Ooni of Ife

Nigerian singer, Araola Apake, popularly known as Ara, has spoken on allegation that she is in a relationship with the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi. Ara in a chat with Punch denied allegation saying Oba Ogunwusi is like a father to her not a lover. She said, “There is no iota of truth to such reports, please disregard them. The Ooni is like a father 17

January 11, 2018 10:18 AM Dangote tops Africa’s rich list for 7th year

Buoyed by rising stock markets and commodity prices, Africa’s billionaires are collectively wealthier than a year ago. The 23 billionaires that Forbes found in Africa – up from 21 billionaires last year — are worth a combined $75.4 billion, compared to $70 billion in January 2017. The richest African, for the seventh year in a row, is Nigerian cement 39

January 10, 2018 2:06 AM 254 firms jostle for Nigeria’s crude lifting contract

hundred and fifty four firms are currently jostling to win the juicy contract of crude oil lifting for 2018, midwifed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The contract entails lifting about 40 cargoes of crude oil monthly, which translates to 480 cargoes annually. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru, who disclosed 13

January 9, 2018 6:26 PM Mr Eazi Had Better Come To Temi Otedola’s Rescue After Her Shocking Tweet

Temi, the billionaire daughter of oil magnate, Femi Otedola, and girlfriend to Ghanian musician Mr Eazi, disclosed through social media that while she slept someone was shopping online with her card while she slept. ”Damn. Woke up to find out someone had been online shopping with my card whilst I slept. Card fraud is savage. Now I’m away from home till Thursday 17

January 8, 2018 10:29 AM 32 Sailors Missing After Oil Tank Collation With Cargo Ship

An Iranian tanker, Sanchi, flying under a Panamanian flag, went into flames and thick black smoke while rescuers hunted for survivors 160 miles off the coast. The tanker was carrying about a million barrels of natural gas condensate, or light oil. Rescue workers searched the waters off the east coast of China in a desperate hunt for 32 missing sailors 20

January 2, 2018 12:33 AM NNPC distributes 1.3bn litres of fuel

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday, disclosed that it sold and distributed 1.352.86 billion litres of petroleum products across the country last October through the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC). The national oil company, which made the disclosure in its October 2017 edition of the Monthly NNPC Operations and Financial 18

December 24, 2017 6:22 AM Fuel scarcity: NNPC staff cancel Christmas holiday

Staff of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), have cancelled their Christmas holiday, in a bid to ensure the lingering fuel scarcity is curtailed. This was revealed by President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad. Ahmad tweeted on Saturday night: “Had a long conversation with the GMD @NNPCgroup, @DrMKBaru 33