FG woos IOCs to build refineries on joint venture

In the bid to end importation of fuel, the Nigeria government is wooing the International Oil Companies, IOCs in the country for the construction of refineries to be run on joint venture basis. The Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, also, in a statement from the Director of Press, Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Idang Alibi, made a case for the deepening of investment in the Oil and Gas sector by International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in Nigeria. Kachikwu, who spoke at the Headquarters of the ExxonMobil, however stated…

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FG woos IOCs to build refineries on joint venture

  In her bid to end importation of fuel, the Federal Government is wooing the International Oil Companies (IOCs) in the country for the construction of refineries to be run on joint venture. The Minister also, in a statement from the Director of Press, Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Idang Alibi made a case for the deepening of investment in the Oil and Gas sector by the IOCs operating in Nigeria. Kachikwu, who spoke at the Headquarters of the ExxonMobil, however, stated that the IOCs would be paid the first phase…

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36 APC bigwigs battle for Fayose’s seat

Ayodele Fayose

Governor: I’ll defeat all of them in 2018   No fewer than 36 chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State are in the race for the party’s ticket for the 2018 governorship election. The large number of aspirants, New Telegraph learnt, is already a source of worry for leaders of the party at the state and national level. Though some of the aspirants have not officially declared their interest, our correspondent gathered that a majority of them are intensifying their efforts in wooing party leaders both in…

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POLITRICKS: Wooing electorate with loan facilities

Ahead of the forthcoming local government election in Lagos State, the aspirants are empoying various strategies to outsmart each other. At present some strategic locations in Lagos are wearing new looks courtesy of the chairmanship and councillorship aspirants painting the town red with their banners, billboard and posters to woo party members and the electorate to their side. But Politricks gathered from reliable source that one of the chairmanship aspirants on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is going extra mile in his quest to govern his…

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