Tag: NNPC

  • Former Minister Called to Appear Before High Court in Abuja.

    A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to appear before it and answer to a money laundering charge filed against her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In a ruling on Friday, on an ex-parte motion, Justice Ijeoma Ojkukwu ordered the issuance of summons on Diezani […]

  • 7 Confirmed Dead As Explosion Rocks NNPC Facility.

    The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reported that an explosion incident which occurred at Gbetiokun, Oil Mining Lease (OML 40), operated by the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC), its subsidiary has caused 7 deaths. The corporation disclosed this in a statement signed by its spokesman Dr Kennie Obateru, in Abuja on Wednesday. He said […]

  • Breaking News :Fire outbreak at NNPC College Road Ogba, Lagos

    There has been a fire outbreak at the NNPC petrol station located along College road in the Ogba area of Lagos State. The cause of the fire is not known at the moment. However, firefighters are said to be having difficulties in putting out the inferno. According to a Sofo correspondent, Some nearby houses are […]

  • Covid-19: We Have Not Received Money For Free Electricity From FG

    Electricity generating and distribution companies (Gencos and Discos), have denied receiving money from the federal government of Nigeria to provide free electricity to Nigerians during the covid-19¬†lockdown. The companies said they were unaware of any N200bn payment alleged to have been paid to the power sector by the Federal Government in the past three days. […]