Africa’s richest man and Chairman of the Dangote group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has emphasized that diversifying the Nigerian economy does not mean we should neglect our oil and gas sector.
Dangote, who was the Guest Speaker at the 44th Annual General Meeting of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), in Abuja, said the oil and gas sector needs to be deepened and expanded to enable us to unlock the full benefits in the hydrocarbon value chain.
He said diversification was basically aimed […]
Dr Maikanti Baru, The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Thursday said the nation’s critical national assets in the oil and gas sector are under serious threat.
Speaking at a meeting with the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin in Abuja, he fingered activities of vandals in the Niger Delta region as a major factor responsible for low level of crude oil production in the country.
He also appealed for the assistance of the Chief of […]
Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Local Content on Friday paid a courtesy visit to the Managing Director of Total E&P Nigeria Limited, Nicolas Terraz.
The Chairman of the Committee, Hon. Emmanuel Ekon, who led about 12 other members of the Committee on the visit, said it was a “friendly visit and not an oversight visit to Total”.
Ekon said: “As a Committee, we are impressed with what Total has done in Nigeria in the last 50 years, we are […]