Alison-Madueke allays fear of fuel scarcity in Nigeria

The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, has allayed fears that the nation could be thrown into another bout of fuel scarcity explaining that there is enough fuel in reserve within the country to last 40 to 45 days. The Minister made this clarification at the inaugural meeting of the newly ... Read More...

Alison-Madueke: Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) is fair to all

ABUJA, NIGERIA – (01.08.12) - The Minister of Petroleum Resources and Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke Tuesday described the draft Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) recently sent to the National Assembly by President Goodluck Jonathan as a viable document capable ... Read More...

Minister of Petroleum Resources assures new PIB is tamper proof

ABUJA, NIGERIA – (23.07.12) - The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Thursday threw more light into the draft Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) that has just been transmitted to the National Assembly and the features that make it different from other fake versions reportedly making the rounds, adding that ... Read More...

Nigeria Petroleum Minister Alison-Madueke inaugurates National Refineries Special Task Force

ABUJA, NIGERIA--(07/03/12)- In keeping with the transformation agenda of the President Goodluck Jonathan administration and her resolve to reform the oil and gas industry, the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, has inaugurated the National Refineries Special Task Force. The task force which is charged primarily with the task of ... Read More...

Diezani Alison Madueke to inaugurate Special Petroleum Industry Bill Task Force (PIB) next Thursday

ABUJA, NIGERIA--(eNewsWire - Jan 16, 2012) – The following is a press release from the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Alhaji Goni Sheik. Following the promise made by President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR, earlier today, that the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) will be “given accelerated ... Read More...

Court dismisses motion for interlocutory injunction to prevent reappointing Diezani Alison-Madueke as minister

ABUJA, Nigeria (eNewsPR- July 7th , 2011) – On July 6th 2011, the Nigerian Federal High Court dismissed a motion for interlocutory injunction to prevent President Goodluck Jonathan from reappointing Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke as the Minister of Petroleum Resources. The potential injunction was also set to prevent the Senate of ... Read More...

Minister of Petroleum Resources denies NYSC accusations

ABUJA, Nigeria (eNewsPR- Jun 28, 2011) - Diezani Alison-Madueke (Often incorrectly spelt: Diezani Allison-Madueke), Nigeria’s first female Minister of Petroleum Resources, has denied all accusations that she ‘skipped’ the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme. Alison-Madueke states that she was granted exemption by the Nigerian Authorities when she returned to Nigeria ... Read More...

Nigerian First Female Oil Minister Embracing Technology

Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, has decided to improve the flow of information on the important Nigerian oil and gas industry by setting up a variety of social networking accounts, including Facebook. Mrs. Diezani Alison Madueke is fighting to make big changes to how oil and gas is ... Read More...

Diezani Alison-Madueke commended by Secretary General of Ohanaeze

Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke has been commended for her radical initiatives that have swept throughout the industry over the past year. ABUJA, NIGERIA -- (eNewsWire - June 16th, 2011) - Alison-Madueke’s achievements in the federal cabinet, especially in the Petroleum Ministry, have been recognised by stakeholders in the oil ... Read More...