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NNPC Confident Of Meeting 2019 Oil Production Target – Baru

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed confidence that it would meet the target of 2.3 million barrels of oil per day (MBOPD) benchmark used in the 2019 Midterm Expenditure Framework (MTEF). This was according to the Group managing Director (GMD) of NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, who stated this while appearing before the Senate committee on Finance on Tuesday. Baru, who was represented by NNPC’s Group General Manager, Corporate Planning and Strategy, Mr Bala Wunti, disclosed that the corporation!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

NNPC Confirms Fresh Recruitment

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ( NNPC) says it has opened its portal for recruitment of fresh graduates and experienced professionals into the system. Mr Ndu Ughamadu, its Group General Manager, (Public Affairs Division), confirmed this to newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday. He said that the portal for the recruitment was opened on Wednesday. The recruitment portal address is https:/careers.nnpcgroup.com. “The portal was opened today and I have received hundreds of inquiries weather it is correct or not.!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

Sale Of NNPC: What Petroleum Unions Said After Atiku Lost To Buhari

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, and Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association, PENGASSAN, on Friday, congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his reelection into office. This was contained in a statement signed by Comrade Francis Olabode Johnson, President of PENGASSAN; Comrade (PRINCE) Williams Akporeha President of NUPENG; Comrade,Lumunba Okugbawa, General Secretary of PENGASSAN and Comrade Afolabi OLawale Ag. General Secretary of NUPENG. Buhari, who polled 15,191,847!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

I Won’t Sell NNPC To My Friends, Atiku Reacts

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Atiku Abubakar has said that he will not sell the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to his friends as speculated. Recall that Atiku had said if he is voted into office, one of the first tasks he will do is to privatize the petroleum company. He said that the NNPC had failed to serve the purpose for which it was established in 1977. The former vice president described reports that he intends to sell the NNPC to himself and his friends as…

Nigerians Revisit Atiku’s Plan To Sell NNPC (Read Reactions)

The Nigeria Twitter space is agog again over plans by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to privatise the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Atiku, a former Vice President of Nigeria, had as part of his campaign manifesto promised to “sell” 90% of the NNPC if elected president in the forthcoming general elections and allow government keep only 10% shares in the cooperation. The PDP presidential candidate restated this on Wednesday at the Kaduna Trade…

Buhari To Flag-Off NNPC Hydrocarbon Plant In Bauchi

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced that President Muhammadu Buhari will on Saturday, February 2 flag-off the spud-in of Kolmani River Well-II in Bauchi State. The Corporation confirmed the flag-off on their official Twitter page, stating that the spud-in of Kolmani River Well-II will open a new chapter in the quest for commercial hydrocarbon deposits in the nation's inland basins. Spudding is described as the process of beginning to drill a well in the oil and gas industry by removing…

NNPC Calls For Enhanced Collaboration On Data Exchange Amongst Gas Exporting Countries

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has called for enhanced collaboration among Member countries of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) on Data Exchange in order to remain competitive on the global stage. The call was made by the Group Managing Director of the corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru, represented by Nigeria’s representative in the GECF Mr. Bala Wunti while declaring open a Strategic Workshop on GECF Data Exchange Mechanism at the NNPC Towers in Abuja. Wunti who is also a Group General…

CUPP Fingers Lawan, Akpabio, Adamu, Others In Plot For Violent Takeover Of NASS

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has raised the alarm that there is a grand plan by the All Progressives Congress (APC), to violently effect a change of leadership when the National Assembly reconvenes on Tuesday. “The CUPP is once again raising alarm having received incontrovertible facts over a fresh plot that has been hatched and which has received the go-ahead nod of President Muhammadu Buhari led APC govt for a violent, undemocratic, unlawful, illegal and demonic takeover of the leadership of both…

‘I Will Privatize NNPC Even If They Kill Me,’ Atiku Vows

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to privatize the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, if elected into office. While describing the corporation as a “Mafia organization,” Atiku said he will keep his promise even if he is killed. Speaking during an interactive session with the business community in Lagos, the former Vice President said: “Let me go back to my experience. When we got into office, I walked up to my boss and said “Sir, there are two mafia…

Discard Saraki’s Fairy-tales On Alleged Fraud In NNPC, APC Urges Nigerians

The Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged Nigerians to ignore claims of alleged ‘‘massive fraud’’ in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) by Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki. Saraki, who is the Director General of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organization, had alleged in a recent interview with Channels Television that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration was swindling the nation out of fortunes through alleged fuel subsidy…
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