Tag "NOSDRA"

Back to homepage

NOSDRA Moves To Check Menace Of Oil Spills In Niger Delta

BY CYRIL OGAR, ABUJA & JOE EZUMA, PORT HARCOURT National Oil Spill Detection And Response Agency ,NOSDRA, says it is committed to finding a lasting solution to the occurrence  of  oil spills  in the Niger Delta sub-region. The agency vowed

Read More

Residents Protest As NOSDRA Warns A’Ibom Oil Communities Over Crude Spill

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo The National Oil Spill Detection & Response Agency (NOSDRA) has confirmed the detection of crude  spills from the ExxonMobil facility on the shore lines of Ibeno Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state. Speaking on condition of

Read More

Despite Commercialization Initiative, Nigeria Flare 91BN SCF Of Gas In 5 Months

Despite the federal government gas commercialization initiative targeted at eradicating gas flaring by 2020, statistics showed that approximately 91 billion standard cubit feet, scf of gas was still lost to the menace in five months. Data from the state oil

Read More

Nigeria Loses $779.9m In 6 Months Over Gas Flaring

By Cyril Ogar Nigeria has lost about $779.9 million in the first half of 2020, as oil and gas companies operating in the country flared 222.8 billion standard cubic feet (bscf) of gas from within the period, according to data

Read More

Oil Spill: NOSDRA Indicts SPDC After Investigation

The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), has indicted the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), on a spill from Well at located at Angiama community in Southern Ijaw Local Government of Bayelsa State. The Director-General of NOSDRA, Mr

Read More

Anxiety In Senate As Committee Shut Out Journalists Over NOSDRA DG

By Abdul Lateef Taiwo Senate Committee on Climate Change and Ecology, has shifted its investigative hearing from their conference hall to the office of the Senate Committee Chairman, Senator Hassan Mohammed Nashia, Zamfara Central. The ongoing meeting has created suspicion

Read More

Senate Declares NOSDRA DG Idris Musa “Unfit”

By Abdul Lateef Taiwo The Senate Committee on Ecology and Climate has declared the current Director General of National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency ( NOSDRA), Idris Musa and his deputy directors as “unfit” for the office they are

Read More

Bonga Oil Spill: Obey Court Order, Pay $3.6bn Fine, NOSDRA Tell Shell

By Cyril Ogar The National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) on Wednesday tasked Shell Nigeria Exploration and Petroleum Company Limited (SNEPCO) to speed up the process for the payment of $3.6 billion fine levied against it by Lagos Federal High

Read More