‘Presidency concerned over NNPC’s non-completion of P/H refinery, OB-3 gas pipeline project’ – Source

P'H refinery, gas pipeline project

The Presidency is concerned over the failure of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited to fulfill milestones critical to the goals of President Bola Tinubu’s administration. According to insiders, Special Adviser to Tinubu on policy and coordination and Head of the Central Results Delivery Coordination Unit (CRDCU), Hadiza Bala Usman, expressed these concerns during a review of the quarterly performance assessment of the ministry of petroleum resources (Oil). A source revealed that Usman said the Government is worried about key uncompleted projects by NNPCL. Specifically, the Government official said…

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Senate to probe FG’s N250bn Gas Expansion programme

The Nigerian Senate would on November 30 begin an investigative hearing into the over N250 billion disbursed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to fifteen companies under the Nigeria Gas Expansion Programme (NGEP) Intervention Fund. A notice signed by the Chairman, Senate Committee on Gas, Senator Jarigbe Jarigbe, called on the beneficiaries to appear before the panel with “progress reports, location of projects, and current status of projects”. Companies affected include: Dangote Oil Refinery, Delta State Government, NIPCO Gas Ltd, NIPCO Plc, HYDE Energy Ltd, LEE Engineering and Construction…

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