• Kaduna refinery to get crude from Niger

    Kaduna refinery to get crude from Niger

    The Group Managing Director, (GMD)Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation, (NNPC), on Friday said the Federal Government will build 1,000 kilometres of pipeline from Agadam Niger Republic, to supply crude oil to Kaduna refinery.

    The GMD made the disclosure to newsmen during a visit to the Kaduna Refinery Petrochemical Company Limited (KRPC) in Kaduna.

    Baru said high level contacts have been made with Niger Republic on the possibility of importing crude from the country.

    “President Muhammadu Buhari has made several contacts with the President of […]

  • PENGASSAN shuts down Kaduna Refinery, disrupts fuel supply

    PENGASSAN shuts down Kaduna Refinery, disrupts fuel supply

    The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemicals Company (KRPC) has been shut down in the aftermath of the strike embarked upon by the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN).

    The Union had last week downed tools over the non-implementation of the 2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement it reached with the government as well as issues relating to the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).

    The oil industry workers had added in the list of their complaints the perceived inhuman condition under which they operate, especially […]

  • Kaduna Refinery Shut Down Over Non-supply Of Crude Oil

    Kaduna Refinery Shut Down Over Non-supply Of Crude Oil

    The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) has stop production following renewed activities of Niger Delta militants. It was gathered that the Kaduna refinery stopped production last week Tuesday over what a source attributed to lack of crude oil.

    According to the source, “we have shut down production for now. We do not have crude supply, am sure it is due to the renewed militancy in the Niger Delta region.”

    The source however assured that the refinery has enough Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) […]