GECF appoints Diezani Alison-Madueke as President

The Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, has been appointed as the president of GECF, the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, states spyghana.com. Mrs Madueke was represented by Nigeria’s ambassador to the state of Qatar, His Excellency, Shuaibu A. Ahmed, during the ceremony. The Minister couldn’t attend in person due to ongoing moves to end…

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OPEC names Diezani Alison-Madueke as president for 2015

It has been announced by About Nigeria that OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) has named Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources as its president for 2015 – the first female President of OPEC. According to sources, Alison-Madueke will be taking over from Libya’s Abdourhman Ataher Al-Ahirish, which will see her presidency last throughout the whole…

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Non-Remittance of N8 Trillion ($49.8bn): NNPC Refutes Online London Premium Times Publication

ABUJA, NIGERIA–(12.12.13)- The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has refuted reports in the Premium Times which credited the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, alleging that it withheld the sum of N8 trillion representing 76% of the total crude oil revenues from January 2012 to July 2013. The publication also…

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Security agencies in Nigeria can help prevent breaches with specialized equipment and security solutions

Kovidal is aiding armed forces and security agencies in Nigeria by offering specialized equipment and security solutions. As terrorism, insurgency, and criminal activity threaten Nigeria’s security, Kovidal meets theses challenges head on. The company provides equipment and services for Nigeria’s armed forces, security agencies, businesses and individuals who need to confront the threat efficiently.

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NNPC boosts fuel supply to marketers

ABUJA, NIGERIA–(18.09.12)- The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that it has taken measures to end the current fuel scarcity being witnessed in Lagos and some parts of the country. The Acting Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of the Corporation, Mr. Fidel Pepple on Monday said the fuel shortage…

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NNPC, Genesis Electricity Sign MOU on Power Supply to PHRC

ABUJA, NIGERIA–(08.08.12)- The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and Genesis Electricity Ltd have signed a Memorandum of Understanding designed to bolster power supply to the Port Harcourt Refining Company, PHRC, and strengthen its production capacity. Speaking during the ceremony at the NNPC Towers in Abuja, the Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Engr. Andrew Yakubu…

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“We‘ll reposition NNPC to become commercially Viable” states Engr. Yakubu

The newly-appointed Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Engr. Andrew Yakubu, has said that the management team under his watch will introduce new business models in all its Strategic Business Units (SBUs) and Corporate Service Units (CSUs). This is to ensure the commercial viability of the Corporation in order to remain…

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Nigeria Petroleum Minister Alison-Madueke inaugurates National Refineries Special Task Force

ABUJA, NIGERIA–(08/03/12)- In keeping with the transformation agenda of the President Goodluck Jonathan administration and her resolve to reform the oil and gas industry, the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, has inaugurated the National Refineries Special Task Force. The task force which is charged primarily with the task of working out modalities for…

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US Commends Alison-Madueke’s Leadership of Oil and Gas Industry

ABUJA, NIGERIA – (07.03.2012) – On Monday, the United States Government expressed confidence in the Nigeria oil and gas industry under the stewardship of the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.  In the last two months, the Minister has established specialized task forces/committees in the Petroleum industry. The task forces/committees are saddled with the…

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Diezani Alison-Madueke Nigerian petroleum minister pushing for industry reform

News report: ABUJA, NIGERIA — (News.Randburg – June 16th, 2011) – Nigeria’s revolutionary new Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has been a decade in the making and sets out to make Nigeria’s oil and gas sector fairer, safer and more beneficial for everyone involved. The country’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, has been a…

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