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Tough Time Awaits Pipeline Vandals, Say NNPC, Civil Defence

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have pledged to work together to run pipeline vandals and oil thieves out of business in the country. A press release Monday by the Corporation’s Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, …

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World Loses Wealth of Traditional Knowledge as Each Language Disappears, Warns Secretary-General, in Message on International Day of Indigenous Peoples

 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, observed on 9 August: This year marks the International Year of Indigenous Languages, declared by the United Nations General Assembly to draw attention to the urgent need to preserve, revitalize and promote indigenous languages. Languages …

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Mr. Ahmad Rufai Shakur,The Acting Director of the Department of Petroleum Resources,  has emphasised the Department’s commitment to intensify it’s regulatory and supervisory role for the oil and gas industry in Nigeria. Speaking at a media briefing at the DPR Head Office in Lagos, the Acting Director informed the public …

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Mele Kyari Outlines Vision for NNPC as Baru Bows Out in Style

 The new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kolo Kyari, has vowed to reverse the trend of petroleum products importation in the country by rehabilitating the existing refineries and encouraging private sector investment in the refineries sub-sector. A press release by NNPC Group General …

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Korean Prime Minister Visits 2019 Offshore Technology Conference

Korean Prime Minister Nak-yon Lee attended the just concluded 2019 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) at NRG Park in Houston, Texas and he emphasized the need for the global reach of the offshore energy industry. “It was an honor to welcome Prime Minister Lee and have him experience everything that OTC …

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