Wednesday, December 7, 2022

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Santa Barbara oil spill: NUPRC to begin post assessment

The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has confirmed the successful stoppage of the Santa Barbara Oil spill at Nembe Creek in...

New Jersey court orders arbitration in Akinyanmi vs Lekoil Cayman suit

The New Jersey court hearing the application challenging the hostile ouster of Lekan Akinyanmi as the Chief Executive Officer of Lekoil Cayman...

Buhari hikes transporters freight rate by N10

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, has considered and approved the upward review in freight rate for transporters to alleviate...

REA Signs Agreement with Two Energy firms

The Nigeria Electrification Project (NEP), Project Management Unit (PMU) of Rural Electrification Agency (REA)  has signed a Performance-Based Grant agreement, a sub-component of the NEP solar mini-grid with Messrs. Wavelength and Maskh Nigeria Limited.

NERC Sets July 1 for GenCos to attain 5GW Generation Capacity

But now, the entire value chain has committed to signing contracts to meet the power needs of electricity consumers. GenCos will sign contracts with gas producers to buy gas to produce.

Petrol freight rate: More trucks to resume fuel bridging -NARTO

He said NARTO members had been struggling to operate, adding that normalcy would soon return to the petroleum products distribution sector with the intervention.

NIMASA takes delivery of 10 Armoured Vehicles, others

Two unmanned aircraft system, 9 interceptor patrol boats and 10 armoured vehicles have been added to the existing assets earlier procured by the Federal Government

Abuja Electric crisis deepens as parties disagree over mediator

“We got a letter to that effect from office of Wole Olanipekun that the mediator appointed was unaccepted,” he said.

We feel your pains, Abuja Electric appeals to customers

We honestly feel your pains and trauma, and we plead for your continued understanding, while not absolving ourselves of our responsibilities.

NCDMB to begin disbursement of $40m Women Fund 

So far, he said 15 applications have been received and three have been approved and the disbursement of funds would soon start.

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POWER OUTAGE AS TRUCK HITS TCN TRANSMISSION TOWER

The company in a statement said the current restricted outage situation in parts of Abuja, is caused by a truck loaded with gravel that lost control and crashed into TCN’s 132kV transmission tower No 20, supplying bulk electricity to the 100MVA part of the Katampe Substation and 2x60MVA GIS Central Area Substation.

Nigeria, Morocco, five other W/African Countries sign on Gas Pipeline Project

NNPCL in a series of tweets, said Nigeria's @nnpclimited, Morocco's ONHYM and the nations of Ghana, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau & Sierra Leone, signed an MoU on the gas pipeline project

NDPHC decries incessant vandalisation of power transmission facilities

“We will be relentless in hunting these vandals down, particularly those who assassinated the young man.”

Vandals destroy six transmission towers, kill vigilante in Rivers

On September 3, 2022, some miscreants attacked and vandalized the 330kV DC Afam – Onne Transmission Line in Gbake community of Ogoniland, River State.

NNPC/CNL JV secures $1.4bn financing for drilling 37 wells offshore, onshore Escravos

The Project includes the drilling of 37 wells in the offshore and onshore Escravos area, according to a statement signed by the General Manager, Policy, Government and Public Affairs, E.O. Brikinn

EKEDC cries out against assault on its staff

Idemudia expressed his aversion with these inhumane acts and stated that the company has a zero-tolerance policy on assault and will to go to the full extent of the law to ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.

New ERERA chairman, Laurent Tossou pledges to strengthen W/Africa electricity market

TOSSOU, had assumed office in July 2022, following the end of tenure of the second Chairman. He is an engineer by profession.