Nigerian Teenagers In Germany For Copa Coca-Cola Int’l Camp

The world’s largest brand-supported grassroots football initiative, Copa Coca-Cola is hosting over 100 footballing teens from around the world, including young players from Nigeria. The six-day International Camp is to forge friendships and gain valuable skills both on and off the pitch.

Oil Worth $13.7bn Stolen Under NNPC, Says NEITI

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, Hajiya Zainab Shamsuna-Ahmed, on Wednesday said between 2009 and 2012, about 160 million barrels of oil ...

NNPC repairs Arepo oil pipeline

FILE PHOTO: A compromised oil pipeline in the Niger Delta The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), said it had repaired the System 2B Pipeline, which was breached on July 21 at Arepo, in Ogun.

APC Backs Buhari’s Probe Of Jonathan’s Administration

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed strong support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to probe the immediate past federal government, saying the revelations of mind-boggling corruption that are just beginning to emerge have made such a probe imperative. ”Some people have insinuated that the Buhari administration should ignore the

NNPC, Engine Room of Corruption —Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, described the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation as the engine room of corruption, lamenting that none of the perpetrators of illegal deals in the corporation had so far been apprehended and brought to justice. He, therefore, challenged the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress to

Global oil tanker association orders Buhari, NNPC to lift ban on 113 oil tankers

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria LONDON, (Reuters) – A ban on 113 oil tankers by Nigerian state oil company Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) must be lifted immediately as no grounds have been given for the measure, the global oil tanker industry association said in a letter of protest.

Former Ministers Stole, Sold Crude Oil —Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, in the United States, vowed that his administration would trace the accounts of individuals who stashed away ill-gotten oil money, freeze and recover the loot and prosecute the culprits. He said some of the former ministers were selling about one million barrels of stolen crude

Pres. Buhari Reportedly Bars 113 Vessels from Lifting Nigerian Crude Oil

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly blacklisted 113 vessels – preventing them from lifting Nigerian crude oil. According to Sahara Reporters, this step is being taken as part of efforts to sanitize Nigeria’s oil industry which is said to be plagued by corruption, massive fraud, and crude theft. The directive was

NNPC Concludes Rehabilitation Of Kaduna Refinery

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has completed the rehabilitation of the Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company, and will proceed on the restoration of the pipelines that supply crude oil to the refinery. Read: NNPC Outlaws 113 Oil Tankers From Crude Oil Lifting In Nigeria

OPC to sue NNPC over pipeline security contract

Dr Fredrick Fasheun The Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) on Sunday said that it might sue the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over failure to pay its N1.9 billion pipeline protection debt.

Anyaoku Mediates For Jonathan: Begs Pres. Buhari Not To Probe Him

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Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has sent former Commonwealth Secretary General, Emeka Anyaoku, to plead with President Muhammadu Buhari not to launch an official probe of his administration. Information gathered from reliable sources close to the polity, including aides of President Buhari, says former President Jonathan’s dispatch of Mr.

Boko Haram And The  Assault On Education

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By Rasak Musbau Ignorance, Poverty and Strife – the real axis of evil- are not inevitable in any part of this blessed country. Each of them can safely be said to have their root in the failure of all tiers of governments to sufficiently invest in education.

APC wants NNPC probed over $1.2 billion withdrawal

Dr. Joseph Dawha, Managing Director, NNPCThe All Progressives Congress (APC) has renewed its call on the Federal Government to probe the whereabouts of the dividends paid to the NNPC by the NLNG, as well as the taxes paid to the FIRS Federation Account prior to the latest payment in June