The executive was holding a meeting with oil marketing companies in Lagos. The aim of the discussion was to “emphasise the importance of private investment in the importation of petrol to meet the nation's energy demands”.
Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA)
According to Marine Traffic, the Barumk Gas vessel left Bonny on June 9. As of this morning, it is anchored in Ghana’s Tema port. It arrived on June 11.
Nigeria’s companies are starting to play an increasingly important role in the country’s production, particularly given the waning appetite for onshore risk from IOCs.
Nigeria has long had issues with safety, not least in keeping workers safe from militants. The government has shown little sign of tackling the problem among legal operations, let alone the safety challenges of widespread illicit bunkering and refining.
A Nigerian socialite has apologised for handing out petrol as a souvenir at a recent event in Lagos.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a board to oversee Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) Ltd.