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Why Worsening Power Problems will Linger- experts

  Why worsening power problems will linger- experts GLADYS JOHNSON – Houston, Texas The current power problem in the country Nigeria will linger on for longer period as result of security issues, technical problems, and water and gas challenges facing the power sector. The current power generations fluctuates between 2,500mw …

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First Bank to Close Down Non Viable Branches

L – R: Mrs. Taba Peterside, General Manager/Head, Listings Sales and Retention, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE); Mr. Haruna Jalo-Waziri, Executive Director, Business Development, NSE; Mallam Bello Maccido, Group CEO, FBN Holdings and Mr. Bisi Onasanya, Group Managing Director/CEO, FirstBank at the FBN Holdings Facts Behind the Figures presentation at …

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Offshore Technology Conference Attendance Remains Strong in 2015

Offshore Technology Conference Attendance Remains Strong in 2015 GLADYS JOHNSON- Houston Texas Experts from the offshore energy industry around the world came together 4–7 May for the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) at NRG Park in Houston. More than 94,700 attendees from 130 countries gathered at the annual conference, demonstrating …

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Western Union Collaborates with Skype

    Western Union Collaborates with Skype GLADYS JOHNSON Western Union, a global money transfer company, has announced an agreement that allows Skype customers to replenish their accounts at more than 50,000 Western Union Agent locations throughout the United States. A report by payments.com said Skype Credit, the payment service …

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Oil Price Fall Has Negative Impact on jobs

  Oil Price Fall Has Negative Impact on jobs GLADYS JOHNSON Some servicing companies are slashing workers’ salaries which are as a result of the present oil price fall. Not only that, many companies have placed embargo on employment following the rising cost of operation. The development follows the downturn …

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FMC Technologies, Uniport Partners on subsea engineers

FMC Technologies, Uniport Partners on subsea engineers FMC Technologies, Inc. is collaborating with the University of Port Harcourt (Uniport) to start the award of the first Master of Science degree (Msc) in Subsea Engineering in Nigeria. According to the company, the curriculum will be developed in collaboration with industry experts …

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Sahara Group Joins the SDG-F Advisory Group

Sahara Group Joins the SDG-F Advisory Group GLADYS JOHNSON The Sahara Group has been inducted into the Private Sector Advisory Group of the Sustainable Development Goals Fund (SDG-F). The induction is in recognition of its contribution to activities that promote inclusive economic growth for poverty eradication, capacity building, food security …

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Eko Disco acquires vehicles to improve service

Eko Disco acquires vehicles to improve service GLADYS JOHNSON The Eko Electricity Distribution Company has acquired 15 new pickup trucks to enhance its services and bridge gaps in delivery period. Dr Oladele Amoda, Managing Director of the Disco said the acquisition of the vehicles was in pursuit of the company’s …

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NDPHC Set to Implement NIPP Phase II

GLADYS JOHNSON The Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC), owners of the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP), is set to implement the phase 11 project that will centre on generation from hydro plants as against the Phase 1 that operates on thermal plants. The choice of hydro power is …

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