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 Nigeria losing N868m daily to gas flaring — NNPC

Nigeria is currently losing N868 million daily, as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) disclosed that oil and gas firms operating in the country are currently flaring 700 million standard cubic feet of gas per day. Speaking at the 2018 Oloibiri Lecture Series and Energy Forum (OLEF) organised by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Group Managing Director of the ...

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Four states to partner with FG on oil exploration

Governors of Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara and Katsina states say they are willing to partner with the Federal Government to facilitate the exploration of both ethanol and hydrocarbon resources in the Sokoto Basin.  The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, said this, adding that his administration would support the Federal Government in ensuring the success of the exploration activities in the Sokoto ...

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Sokoto embarks on statewide mineral exploration project

The Sokoto State Government says it has commenced a statewide accelerated exploration project, which will look at the minerals distribution, quantity, quality and size of deposits. It would also look at possible reserve estimation and evaluation of general characteristics of Sokoto Basin, Commissioner of Solid Minerals and Natural Resources Development, Bello Muhammad, said. He disclosed this at the Regional Technology ...

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