Category: Energy/Power

We contributed $29bn to Nigeria in four years – Shell

Shell Petroleum Development Company has said that its economic contribution to the Nigerian government in four years is $29bn. The company’s General Manager, External Relations, Mr. Igo Weli, made this known in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, during the 2017 Swamp West Hub Integrated Stakeholders Engagement Forum for Tarakiri/Egbema/Oporoma Community Leadership. Weli , represented by…

Fashola urgeNigerians to invest in solar energy

 The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has urged Nigerians to invest in solar energy to reduce pressure on national grid.Fashola gave the advice in Lagos at a book launch titled, “Solar Electricity Generation for off-grid communities in Nigeria”.The book was authored by Mr Oladele Amoda, Managing Director, Eko Electricity Distribution Company…

NNPC Plans to Stimulate Economic Growth through Aggressive Gas Development, Says Baru

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Kacalla Baru, has stated that the Federal Government has mandated the Corporation to pursue an aggressive gas development programme to stimulate economic growth in the Country. Dr. Baru made this disclosure on Tuesday in Lagos during a Gas Roundtable meeting for Chief…

Nigerian Oil Major, Aiteo Group, is New Title Sponsor of CAF Awards

Nigeria’s foremost energy solutions company, Aiteo Group, is pleased to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on the sponsorship of its annual award event, the CAF Awards. Dating back to the 1970s, the yearly awards event is organised to honour footballers and individuals who have excelled…

NNPC Retail’s New Mega Station, Part of Strategies to Ensure Energy Security – Baru

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, has described the commencement of operations of the newly constructed ultra-modern mega station of NNPC Retail Limited located along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, as part of the strategies to ensuring energy security in the country.   Reviewing the giant strides of NNPC Retail Limited,…