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Nigeria set to start importing petrol from the Niger Republic

Following bilateral agreements between Nigeria and Niger Republic initiated by President Muhammadu Buhari and President Mahamadou Issoufou, both countries have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for petroleum products transportation and storage. It was gathered that talks have been on-going between the two countries for over four months through the Nigerian

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NNPC boss condemns protests against increase in fuel price

The Group Marketing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari has condemned the protest that trailed the increment of fuel price across the country.  In an interview with Channels Television, Kyari maintained that the issue of subsidy has been a big issue in the country for many years and government

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NNPC gives conditions for relocation of depots and tank farms from ijegun

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has given conditions for the relocation of some tank farms and petroleum products depots from Ijegun, Kirikiri and Apapa locations. The state oil giant specifically advised against a swift relocation of tank farms from their current locations along Ijegun, Kirikiri areas in Lagos and other

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IN SATELLITE: LASEMA boss confirms pipeline leakage

by Badejo Oluwaseun The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline along Ojukwu Str. Navy Town axis of Satellite Town in Lagos is leaking, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. This was confirmed on Thursday by the Director-General Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Mr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu. He, however, gave the assurance

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NNPC boss commiserates with gas explosion victims, assess damages in Lagos

by Alli Mustapha The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director (GMD), Mele Kyari, has commiserated with relatives of Abule-Ado gas explosion victims in Lagos State. Kyari who described the incident which had resulted to loss of lives and properties as sad and unfortunate, prayed that God grant succour to families

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School Principal feared dead in Abule Ado explosion

Information reaching InsideMainland has it that Rev. Sr Henrietta Alokha, the Principal of Bethlehem High School, Abule Ado near Festac, Lagos Mainland where the explosion occurred in the early hours of today, Sunday, March 15, 2020, is reportedly dead. It was gathered that Rev. Sr. Henrietta Alokha rescued all the children under her care from

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BEWARE: Fire disaster looming in Ejigbo as vandals destroy NNPC pipelines

There has been serious panic in Ejigbo area of Lagos Mainland since Thursday morning, May 30, 2019, after vandals reportedly destroyed pipelines belonging to the NNPC pipelines, left it open after they had loaded petroleum products into about 15 tankers and escaped. The petroleum products were seen flowing on the road and spreading to other streets

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4 injured, hundreds stranded as tanker explosion rocks Isolo

Hundreds of commuters were stranded and, at least, four people injured on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, as a commercial bus, manoeuvring near a fallen fuel tanker, burnt beyond recognition, blocking the ever-busy Oke Afa-Isolo Bridge, Lagos Mainland. The Faragon bus carrying 14 passengers burnt at 6.30a.m when it was ascending the bridge connecting Oke Afa

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