NNPC Discovers Oil in Another Northern State
Barely few months that oil was discovered in Bauchi and Gombe state, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited on Friday announced the discovery of oil in Nasarawa State and said it was set to drill the first foot of an oil well in the Northern state.
It said the discovery was in continuation of its oil exploration activities in the country’s inland basins, adding that it would spud the first oil well in Nasarawa State in March 2023.
The report stated that NNPC was taking coordinated steps for more frontier exploration in the region, as part of measures to shore up the country’s oil output and reserves.
With the new discovery, oil can now be explored in Kogi, Gombe, Bauchi, and Nasarawa states.
Oil Spills: Akwa Ibom oil community battles deadly polluted water
For the people of Ibeno, a rich oil-producing community in Akwa Ibom State, the blessing of having oil has turned into a curse following the environmental, economic, and health hazards caused by oil exploration and exploitation by oil companies.Activities of multinational oil companies operating in the area have led to oil spills and gas flaring, which have been hazardous to aquatic animals, plants, and humans.An oil spill is the release of liquid petroleum hydrocar...
Fuel Subsidy: Check NNPC Updated Petrol Price for Your State
As fuel scarcity and exorbitant prices start to dominate the country, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has today make known the official rate of the non-subsidized PMS.The new price range from 480-512 across the country.It will be recalled that the Tinubu-led Federal Government announced the removal of the fuel subsidy on Monday, a decision that has put the whole country in jeopardy. Naijacrawl can affirm that the price for PMS will fall when the newly co...
Abia govt discovers 106-year-old Akara seller, places her on monthly stipend
The Abia State government has placed a 106-year-old Akara seller, Ma Chidinma Eluwa, on a monthly stipend for her upkeep.The centenarian, who is popular at Owerri Road in the Isigate area of Umuahia, Abia State capital, is also to have her business boosted by the Abia State government.Mama Eluwa, who lost her husband some years ago, is also left with just one son still living.But the challenges of losing her family did not discourage her, as she has continued to fry...
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