Atiku sends strong message to Buhari :Atiku Abubakar have send strong message to President Muhammed Buhari advising him to use the $1.5bn to rehabilitate the Port Harcourt refinery to build hospital for Nigerians .
FG Reacts To Criticism On Refinery Rehabilitation The Federal Government has reacted to the criticism of its decision to complete the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery, saying that “Nigerians like to bandy figures.” The Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, made the reaction in an interview on Channels Television’s Sunday
1) FEC approves $1.5bn for rehabilitation of Port Harcourt refinery.The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 1.5 billion dollars for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery in Rivers State.
Timipre Sylva, the minister of state for petroleum resources, has admitted that the ex-president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan contributed immensely to one of the most peaceful transitions in Nigeria after the 2015 general elections.In fact, the minister, on Saturday, April 10, said President Muhammadu Buhari has a special love for the Ogbia people of Ijaw in Bayelsa because the former Nigerian leader is one of them, The Nation reports.
Nigerians hived a sigh of relief after the federal government last week denied the new petroleum price increment by Petroleum Products Pricing Agency, PPPRA.Nigerians were shocked last week after the PPPRA announced the incrememt of the pump price of petrol from 164 to 212.
Atiku Abubakar has insisted that the planned spending of $1.5 billion for the repairs of the Port Harcourt refinery should be halted.
FG To Open Micro Distribution Channels Across All LGAs.The Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, says the Federal Government is working towards opening micro gas distribution channels across all local governments areas in the country.Sylva, disclosed this at the inauguration of the Nigerian Women for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) project, organised by the National Centre for Women’s Development (NCWD), Zigma Gas Limited and Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources on Friday in Abuja.
The Federal Government (FG) has revealed it's intention to fully derugulate the price of petrol.
Due to the controversies surrounding the issue of a possible increase of petrol price, the minister of state of state (petroleum) Timipre Sylva said petrol pricing will be fully deregulated before the end of the year.
Minister of State for petroleum, Timipre Sylva has said that the Port Harcourt refinery will work in 18 months time, he made this known during an interview with Channels Television, in response to the backlash received after Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, had approved $1.5bn for the rehabilitation of the Port
Good news to all Nigerians as federal government has made a huge announcement on the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt refinery.The sum of $1.5billion has been approved for the rehabilitation of this refinery which will actually aid Nigeria in the production of petroleum.
1) Visa will be needed to Kano if Nigeria breaks, Osinbajo warns Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has advised those calling for Nigeria to break up to have a rethink, adding that if Nigeria does break, they may need visas to travel to places like Kano.
The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday affirmed the arrangement by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources to restore the Port Harcourt Refinery with $1.5bn.
Wike Speaks On Refinery Rehabilitation Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike and one time Central Bank of Nigeria (CBND) Deputy Governor Obadiah Mailafia are not excited about the Federal Executive Council’s approval of $1.5 billion to rehabilitate the Port Harcourt Refinery.
The whole process which commenced since last year June has finally come to an end as the awardees of the 57 oilfields have started paying their signature bonuses.
The Buhari led administration announced few days ago that it was going to embark on the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt refinery, one of the few state-owned refineries that has continued to underperform over many decades.
Another joyous news to tell as the meeting held by the Federal Executive Council decide to revamp the Port Harcourt refinery with three stages in the span of 44months.
After the Federal Executive Meeting held in Abuja, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva announced the counsel's decision to release the sum of 1.5 billion dollars for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery.
The Federal Government has approved the sum of $1.5bn for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery.Mr Timipre speaks on the rehabilitation divided into three phases,which he said that they will completed as soon as possible.
Yesterday, Buhari led administration approved $1.5 billion to fix Port Harcourt refinery.This news has put smile on the faces of many Niger Delta people.