Lagos State to build 3000 Mw of electricity

The center of excellence of the nation has said it plans to build about 3000 megawatts (Mw) of electricity power plant that would boost...

Buhari presents Momoh as NERC chairman – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Prof. James Momoh as the Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission.The Senior Special Assistant to the President on...

Century begins construction of 2000Mw thermal plant

Century Power Limited, a subsidiary of the Obijackson Group, owners of Nestoil Limited, plans to start the construction of a-2000megawatts (Mw) thermal power plant...

Committee investigate 47m barrels of oil unaccounted for

House of Representatives Adhoc Committee investigating $17 billion allegedly stolen from undeclared crude oil and liquefied gas sale in the international market has demanded...

PPPRA: No plan to increase Petrol Price

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has reaffirmed that the Federal Government has no plan to increase the price of Premium Motor Spirit...

South Africa’s $72 billion nuclear project begin in June – reports

South Africa's tender for the estimated 1 trillion-rand ($72 billion) expansion of its nuclear power plants will begin in June when state utility Eskom...

ENI commit to fixing Port Harcourt refinery

A Memorandum of Understanding between Italian oil giant ENI and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation was signed in Rome yesterday, with ENI committing to the...

Fayemi briefs President on $150m World Bank loan

The Minister of Solid Mineral Development, Dr . Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday informed President Muhammadu Buhari of the $150m loan approved by the World...

Pipeline vandalism up by 233% – NNPC report

The rate of pipeline vandalism in the country increased by 233 per cent in January this year compared to December 2016, the Nigerian National...

Global electricity access growing but gaps need closing

Access to energy is necessary to meet people's basic needs: to grow, distribute and cook food, to light homes, and to power machines and...

Funding constraints, vandalism, others are obstacles to Nigeria’s reserve target

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has hinged the inability of the country to reach the Four million production and 40 billion reserve target on...

Over 1,000 illegal miners are in Nigeria – NMGS

Over a thousand mining sites across the country are occupied by illegal miners, the Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society has said. The President of the society,...

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