Month: November 2020

Below 40% of 5,120km pipeline operational in Nigeria, says NNPC

Below 40% of 5,120km pipeline operational in Nigeria, says NNPC

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has revealed that only 38 per cent of the over 5,120 kilometre owned by the state oil company is functioning. Although the Group Managing Director, NNPC, Mele Kyari, while admitting that pipelines remained the safest way to move crude oil and products, he said the Corporation has struggled to efficiently […]

NNPC, FIRST E&P JV Commences Production In OMLs 83/85

NNPC, FIRST E&P JV Commences Production In OMLs 83/85

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (“NNPC”) and FIRST Exploration and Petroleum Development Company (“FIRST E&P”) Joint Venture has announced the commencement of oil production from the Anyala West field in Oil Mining Leases (OMLs) 83 & 85. OMLs 83 & 85 are in the shallow waters offshore Bayelsa State where FIRST E&P is the Operator […]

Nigeria produces 155m bbls of oil in 3 months

Nigeria produces 155m bbls of oil in 3 months

Amidst dwindling oil revenue occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic, Nigeria produced 155,062,220 barrels of crude oil and condensate for the months of July, August and September. According to data from the Department of Petroleum Resources, the country produced a daily average of 1,701,738, 1,704,669 and 1,648,786 for the months of July, August and September 2020, translating […]

Nigerian operator produces first oil from shallow-water project

Nigerian operator produces first oil from shallow-water project

Nigerian operator First E&P has started oil production from a shallow-water project located offshore Nigeria through the Abigail-Joseph FPSO. The Yinson-owned Abigail-Joseph FPSO is a redeployment of one of Yinson’s existing vessels, FPSO Allan, which had previously operated for nearly 10 years in the Olowi Field in Gabon. The vessel was chartered by First E&P on […]

Nigeria to resume oil exploration in Chad Basin soon – Minister

Nigeria to resume oil exploration in Chad Basin soon – Minister

The Federal Government said it was willing to resume oil exploration in the Lake Chad Basin. The exercise was suspended by the government in July 2017 after suspected members of Boko Haram attacked a team of geological engineers from the University of Maiduguri who were engaged by Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation to carry out a […]

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