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Navy arrests 7 ships laden with stolen crude oil

The Nigerian Navy said its operatives have thwarted an attempt by suspected illegal bunkerers and crude oil thieves to move seven...

NERC directs DisCos to increase tariff

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has directed the 11 electricity distribution companies (DisCos) to increase their tariff effective from January 1,...

Shutdown of Port Harcourt Disco Plunges Bayelsa Into Darkness

People of Bayelsa State celebrated the Christmas and New Year festivities in darkness as the power outage occasioned by the altercation between...

DisCos to end cash payment for electricity bills from March 31

The federal government has ordered electricity distribution companies (DisCos) to adopt electronic platforms for the payment of energy bills across the country.

NUPENG hands Chevron 7-day ultimatum to recall workers

The national leadership of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has issued a seven-day ultimatum to Chevron, asking...

Fuel subsidy now N47.5/litre

The subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, has risen to N47.5 per litre as the expected open market price...

Oil price rises in hopes of US-China deal, OPEC cuts

Oil prices rose on Thursday, buoyed by a potential breakthrough in the Sino-U.S. trade war and OPEC-led efforts to constrain supply, although...

Yuletide: Expect 24-hour power supply, FG assures Nigerians

The Minister of State for Power, Mr. Goddy Jedy-Agba, yesterday, assured of the federal government’s decision to give 24 hours power supply...

Court confirms Rivers’ ownership of Soku Oil Wells

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Monday ruled that Rivers State owns the disputed Soku il Wells/Fields located in Akuku-Toru...

Nigeria’s electricity workers suspend strike

The one-day nationwide strike by the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) on Wednesday has been suspended. The General...

Nationwide Blackout As Electricity workers go on Strike

Nigerians have been plunged into a state of darkness as Ikeja Electric Company, responsible for power distribution in Nigeria, have embarked on...

NNPC discovers gas, crude oil in Upper Benue Trough

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced the discovery of hydrocarbon deposits in the Kolmani River II Well on the Upper...
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Alleged $2.1bn arms scam: Absence of Fani-Kayode stalls trial continuation

The absence of the former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode at the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, stalled the trial continuation.

9 Imo lawmakers join APC, as deputy speaker resigns

Nine lawmakers of the Imo House of Assembly have defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party, All...

Amotekun: Soyinka on war of words with Balarabe Musa

Nigeria’s Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has blasted former impeached Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa over his comment that the...

Boko Haram allegedly executes CAN chairman

Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Lawan Andimi has reportedly been executed...