President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to commence the search for crude oil and other hydrocarbon exploratory activities in the Benue Trough.
According to a statement by the NNPC, Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mr. Maikaniti Baru, disclosed this while receiving a delegation from the Benue State Government, who paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja.
This is coming few days after the same directive was given to the NNPC to intensify crude oil exploration in […]
Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources said yesterday that the Federal Government will commence exploration of oil and gas in the inland basins, especially Chad Basin and the Benue Trough.
In a statement by Garba Deen Muhammad, Kachikwu, who is also the group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said the corporation is diversifying its portfolio.
The statement said the NNPC, through its Frontier Exploration Services and Renewable Energy Division (FESRED), had progressed reasonably with seismic acquisition […]