OIL & GAS
We Are Recruiting, NNPC Confirms
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has opened its portal for recruitment of fresh graduates and experienced professionals into the system.
NNPC recovers N771m assets from defaulting oil marketers
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has recovered assets worth over N771 million from some marketers who had underpaid for petroleum products supplied to them from the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC) Kaduna Depot.
NEITI: $926bn Earned from Oil, Solid Minerals in 17 Years
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has said that between 1999 and 2016, a period of 17 years, Nigeria earned a combined sum of $925.99 billion from its production and sale of crude oil, gas, and solid minerals.
Uncertainty still surrounds FID on $4.3bn NLNG Train 7
Eight months after the signing of the Front End Engineering Design contract for Train 7 of the Nigeria LNG Limited, there is still uncertainty as to when the shareholders will take the final investment decision on the project.
NIMASA seeks amendment in crude oil trade terms
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, said it is focused on ensuring that the nation’s crude oil trade terms are changed from the present Free on Board, FOB to Cost Insurance Freight, CIF. Peterside Dakuku Disclosing this in Benin over the weekend, Director-General of NIMASA Dakuku Peterside, said in a bid to create enabling ground for businesses to grow in the Nigerian shipping industry, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, will re-evaluate Nigeria’s crude oil trade term, customs duty among others to drive competitiveness.
NIMASA Debunks Report Of Failure To Rescue Distressed Vessel
Published 1 min ago on March 13, 2019 By YUSUF BABALOLA The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA has described as untrue the news making the rounds in some online media platforms that the agency failed to provide assistance to a distressed vessel, MV ORC4.
World Book Day: FAMFA Oil Motivates Pupils to Read
Marked in over 100 countries across the world, World Book Day, a UNESCO initiative aimed at celebrating books and reading, especially among younger people in the society presented an opportunity for FAMFA Oil Limited to create a situation that would unlock the power in the minds of the numerous children that gathered at MUSON Centre Lagos to commemorate the day. Mary Nnah reports
More than half world population lacks health care, social security — ILO
International Labour Organisation, ILO, yesterday said more than half of the world’s population lacked access to essential health care and 29 per cent had comprehensive social security coverage.
Senate names new chair for minimum wage committee, begins budget debate
The Senate will begin the second reading and debate on the general principles of the N8.83trn 2019 budget on Wednesday.
FG wants full risk identification in Labour sector
Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, William Alo, spoke in Abuja during the flag-off of a workshop on the Development of National Risk Register, NRR, for Nigeria, organized for the staff of the Ministry.
CSOs Advice ASUU against Undermining FUOYE’s Management
Citing the recurring crisis between the management and lecturers of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti in Ekiti State, and the Civil Society Groups for Good Governance has admonished the chairman of the institution’s chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dr. Akinyemi Omonijo, against undermining the authorities’ efforts to develop the school
Pension jargon took me 10 years to unravel
Years of flattering fund reports from Prudential convinced David Mitchell, 69, that he was due a fair-sized pension. When it didn’t materialise, he launched a decade-long campaign for answers in plain English. But experts say financial firms are still bamboozling consumers and putting them at risk.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Symptoms, causes, treatment (2)
The most common symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome include irregular periods, heavy bleeding, hair growth, acne, weight gain, male-pattern baldness, darkening of the skin and headaches.