NNPC set to acquires 600km Two Dimensional Data to evaluate potentials of hydrocarbons in Bida Basin,others

Efforts in search of the availability of commercial quantity of hydrocarbon have heightened in the Frontier Basins as Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to acquire 600km of Two-Dimensional (2D) data to evaluate the potentials of Bida and Sokoto Basins. The Group Managing Director (GMD), NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, represented by the Group General Manager, Frontier Exploration Services (FES), Abdullahi Bomai of the corporation disclosed this while unveiling the 2D seismic data acquisition for the Bida/Sokoto Basins at the Government House, Minna. Mallam Kyari said the NNPC decided to…

GOV SANI-BELLO URGES NNPC TO FAST TRACK OIL EXPLORATION IN BIDA BASIN …Seeks partnership on Truck Parks 

Niger state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has appealed to the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to fast track the exploration of hydro carbon in Bida Basin. Governor Sani-Bello made the appeal when he and some members of his cabinet paid a courtesy visit to the office of the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru at the NNPC Towers in Abuja on Tuesday. He said  the state government had established a Ministry of Mineral Resources and department of Oil and Gas to ensure the state was among oil producing…