Daily Archives: April 5, 2019

Exploration continues after 10,000 feet deep operation in north, says NNPC

  Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroluem Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru has stated exploration in Northern Nigeria will continue despite having gone 10,075 ft deep in the oil exploration on the Kolmani River II Well.   The NNPC boss disclosed this in Kaduna on Thursday at the 40th edition of the Kaduna […]

Nigeria Struggles To Keep Oil Production At Quota Levels

Nigeria’s Petroleum Minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu admitted that reducing oil production to the quota assigned by OPEC is a challenge, not least because of the start of production at the Egina oil field.   The offshore field will have a capacity of 150,000 bpd but, Kachikwu said, “We’re not there yet.”   Still, Nigeria is […]