Daily Archives: March 20, 2018

Nigeria’s refinery overhaul projects to begin in Q2 2018 – NNPC

  An official from Nigeria’s state oil company, NNPC said on Tuesday that refinery overhaul projects will begin in the country as soon as the second quarter in an effort to reduce its reliance on imported fuel, Reuters reports.   “We believe that by the second quarter of this year we will …start getting the […]

PENGASSAN tackles indigenous oil firms over disregard for labour laws

  Senior oil workers under the aegis of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has stated that its face-off with indigenous oil companies was premised on their lack of respect for the laws of the land and constitutional provisions guiding their operations and relationship with their employees, especially as regards the […]

Shell, AGIP Fault Amnesty’s Oil Spill Report in Niger Delta

  The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) and Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) have faulted Amnesty International’s (AI’s) oil spill report against them.   While SPDC described the report as false and lacking merit, Agip said that some of the statements made by Amnesty International were not correct and, in some […]