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NUPENG, Navy Exonerates Members From Bribe Over Apapa Traffic

NUPENG, Navy Exonerates Members From Bribe Over Apapa Traffic

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said that its tanker drivers were not part of articulated trucks responsible for the ever present traffic gridlock in Apapa. The union also exonerated its…

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NNPC To End Fuel Importation, Grow National Reserve to 40billion barrels by 2025

NNPC To End Fuel Importation, Grow National Reserve to 40billion barrels by 2025

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has revealed plans to end fuel importation by year 2025  by growing the national fuel reserve to 40billion barrels by 2025 and improve crude oil production to three million…

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NUPENG Suspends Planned Industrial Action

NUPENG Suspends Planned Industrial Action

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gad Workers (NUPENG) has suspended its planned nationwide strike following intervention by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) NUPENG had planned to down tools and begin a nationwide…

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Petrol is Overflowing in China—Reports

Petrol is Overflowing in China—Reports

…Exports to Nigeria, Mexico A wave of new production and slowing domestic demand have forced China to export petrol cargoes to Nigeria and Mexico as the Asian country ramps up petrol exports in July and…

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10 People Have Died From Ijegun Pipeline Explosion—Lagos Govt

10 People Have Died From Ijegun Pipeline Explosion—Lagos Govt

The Lagos State Government yesterday confirmed that 10 victims of the Ijegun pipeline explosion in Lagos have died due to severe and high degree burns suffered from the inferno. The explosion which occurred in the…

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2 Die, Vehicles Burnt As  Fire Guts Ijegun Community

2 Die, Vehicles Burnt As Fire Guts Ijegun Community

Two persons, a male and a female have been burnt to ashes following a fire outbreak which engulfed Isheri area of Ijegun, a Lagos suburb, following activities of pipeline vandals who were syphoning fuel from…

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NNPC Gets New Chairman Governing Board

NNPC Gets New Chairman Governing Board

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr Thomas John as Acting Alternate Chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Governing Board.  The Corporation disclosed this in a statement signed by the Group Managing Director of…

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Navy Destroys 50 Illegal Refineries in Delta Creeks

Navy Destroys 50 Illegal Refineries in Delta Creeks

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has said over 50 illegal refineries have been destroyed in the past 32 days around Yeye, Burutu and Ibafa creeks in Delta State. Personnel attached to the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS)…

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Navy Arrests Two Merchant Navy Officers Over Illegal Recruitment

Navy Arrests Two Merchant Navy Officers Over Illegal Recruitment

Nigerian chief of naval staff, Ette Ibas

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NUPENG Applauds Buhari For Prohibiting Visas to Foreign Workers

NUPENG Applauds Buhari For Prohibiting Visas to Foreign Workers

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing Executive Order 5 which seeks to prohibit foreigners from getting jobs preserved for Nigerian indigenes and improve local…

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