German passenger rail service hit by strikes, construction and storms

Germany’s state-owned rail company Deutsche Bahn (DB) is blaming strikes, construction work and storms for a poor punctuality record in the first half of this year, with just 62.7% of long-distance trains arriving without major delay. “The massive strikes, country-wide…

Logistics Challenges, Flooding Cause of Fuel Queues …As NNPC, Stakeholders Vow To Restore Normalcy

The NNPC Ltd has stated that the fuel queues seen in the FCT and some parts of the country, were as a result of disruption of ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, between Mother…

NNPCL plans 3 LNG stations, 100 CNG sites nationwide

Some of the 12 CNG stations commissioned simultaneously by Mr Ekperikpe Ekpo, Minister of State Petroleum Resources (Gas) in Abuja and Lagos on Thursday     The Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC Ltd.) says the drive to bring Compressed Natural…

At NEC President Tinubu Urges Governors on Food Security; Approves National Construction and Household Support Programme, Solar Irrigation Rollout, Allocates N10B for CNG Buses

At the recent National Executive Council meeting, the President Bola Tinubu approved the immediate rollout of the National Construction and Household Support Programme to cover all geo-political zones in the country.   The immediate rollout of this programme is to…

LBSL Unveils Sustainability Policy to Reduce Carbon Footprint

The Lagos Bus Services Ltd. (LBSL) has introduced a policy aimed at reducing the carbon footprint of its mass transit system to ensure a greener and more sustainable future. This announcement was made by Mr. Idowu Oguntona, the Managing Director/Chief…

Regulatory authority refutes dirty fuel importation allegations

The Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) says there is no imported dirty fuel in the country. The Authority said it would never encourage importation of dirty fuel into the country and ensured that only quality protroleum products…

NNPC Set to Deliver Gas Revolution with OB3 Gas Pipeline Project

  ………As FG Expresses Satisfaction with Project’s Progress In yet another major step towards boosting nationwide gas supply to drive industrialization and economic growth, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd) is set to deliver the Obiafu-Obrikom-Oben (OB3) Gas…

AKK Gas Pipeline Project ready in 2025; To Impact Massively on Economy and Industrialisation

The Federal Government has placed emphasis on the huge multiplier effect the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline Project would have on the nation’s economic growth and industrialisation. This was made known during the visit of three cabinet Ministers to the AKK…

MEMAN targets enhanced operational safety in handling CNG; hosts competency workshop

The drive towards entrenching safety practices in CNG handling has taken centre stage as Major Energy Stakeholders yesterday, May 4, hosted a competency workshop on operational safety in handling of compressed natural gas (CNG). Under the umbrella of the Major…

SEC D-G to Speak on Nigerias’ Green Economy, Infrastructure Transformation at Oriental News Nigeria Summit

The Director General, D-G of the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Dr. Emomotimi Agama, would be x-raying key policies and options available in the country’s drive to strengthen her national economy while aligning with global push towards promoting green economy.…

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