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Robots are taking our jobs, oil workers cry out; As NUPENG appeals to NASS to pass remaining Petroleum Industry bills

 David Amusa, Port Harcourt   The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has appealed to the National Assembly to pass other petroleum industry bills in spite of their passing the Petroleum Industry Governance bill.   Speaking at the 4th quadrennial delegates conference in Port Harcourt, on Friday, …

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NNPC signs contracts for 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Friday announced the signing of contracts for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing of  614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline and Stations. Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, spokesperson for the NNPC who announced this in a statement said the agreement which is 100 percent contractor-financing model …

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Excitement as Teleology finalizes its takeover of 9mobile ▪ Pays $50m deposit, ahead of deadline ▪ Unveils a 10-point plan of action ▪ Partners with Safaricom to transform 9Mobile ▪ New company to be “Engineering led, Brand driven”

The Nigerian telecom sector is set to witness a new era of innovation and vibrancy as Teleology puts finishing touches to its acquisition of 9mobile, Nigeria’s 4th telecom services provider. In the last few days, key executives of the organization have been deep in meetings with the Nigerian bank syndicate, …

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