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How Nigeria lost N7.7 billion – Fashola

– Babatunde Raji Fashola has lamented that the frequent strikes embarked upon by workers and trade unions is taking a toll on the nations economy  – Fashola blames  the recent power outages in some parts of the country on the breakdown of four power turbines The minister of power, works and housing, …

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Gunmen abduct NGC staff at Ughelli

UGHELLI—A staff of the Nigerian Gas Company, NGC, was last weekend abducted around the popular post office roundabout, Ughelli in Delta State. Confirming the incident, a senior police officer at Ughelli Division ‘A’ police station who spoke on condition of anonymity, told Vanguard that despite the incident occurring over the weekend, …

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Sapele community petitions NGC over gas explosion

WARRI—THE People of Oton quarters in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, have petitioned Nigerian Gas Company, NGC, over a gas explosion, which occurred March 28 in the quarters, demanding immediate clean-up of the affected areas. The people, in the petition to the Managing Director of the company at …

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How NNPC Cripples Nigeria’s Gas To Electricity Aspirations.

How NNPC Cripples Nigeria’s Gas To Electricity Aspirations.   Published on April 8, 2012 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Toyin Akinoso David Ige went through his forty- something slide presentation so quickly you almost could hear him gasp for breath. But while he kept his audience guessing about the details, he …

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Fire Guts NNPC Pipelines In Effurun

WARRI – Fire from an ignited dustbin at the Nigerian Army Barrack mammy market in Effurun near Warri, Delta state, at the weekend gutted the crude oil pipelines belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Shell Petroleum Development Corporation (SPDC) . Though it was finally put out …

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Panic in Army barracks as fire razes NNPC oil pipeline

By  Emma Amaize WARRI—THERE was pandemonium at David Ejoor Army Barracks, Effurun, near Warri, and environs in Delta State, Sunday morning, as a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC oil pipeline, located within the Area of Responsibility, AoR, of the military formation, was razed by fire. The fire came as a …

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Blackout looms nationwide as PHCN plans to shut 5 power plants

By OSCARLINE ONWUEMENYI ABUJA – The Power Holding Company of Nigeria,PHCN, has announced plans to shut down five power plants across the country, a plan that will drastically reduce the present state of power generation. The announcement, which was made, yesterday, by the company may likely hurt the Federal Government’s …

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