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Stakeholders insist deregulation will unlock huge investment potentials in downstream sector

…. as Total liberalization remains the best option

UGO AMADI

Worried about the poor state of the downstream sector of the oil and gas industry, Stakeholders in the industry have conversed for a total deregulation of the downstream sector of the petroleum industry as it would unlock the huge private investment potentials in the sector and also stimulates sustainable growth.

Following the fire outbreak at a petrol station along Nike Lake road by Penoks Junction, Trans Ekulu, Enugu, on Monday, residents of the area have commended the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for the swift intervention and expertise displayed by officers and men of Enugu State Fire Service in putting out the fire, without any loss of life.

SPDC announces FID on Assa North gas project

…targets 300 million cubic feet gas for domestic market

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has announced the Final Investment Decision (FID) on the Assa North Gas Development Project in Imo State, a major momentum to the domestic gas aspiration of the Federal Government for increased power generation and industrialisation.

Nigeria requires $3.5bn investment to end gas flaring

… Earns N1.7trn oil revenue in 3 years

Ugo Amadi

Nigeria would need about $3.5 billion investments to activate the new market-based initiative it had set up to achieve the gas flare commercialization target by 2020. This was disclosed in the latest Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, 2017 Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Annual Report.

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