Search results for: Bayelsa

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  • 6 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development

    Victor Osu, a PhD student from Robert Gordon University (RGU), is working with Bayelsa State Government in Nigeria to investigate the best way to establish a viable offshore renewable energy industry in the country. Osu has focused his research on how best to foster the transition to offshore renewable energy in developing economies, using Bayelsa […]

  • 21 April 2016

    By Tife Owolabi YENAGOA, Nigeria (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell has failed to halt production at the Gbaran Ubie oil and gas facility in southern Nigeria, contravening a court order for the site to be sealed and raising the prospect of legal action, state government officials said on Wednesday. A Reuters reporter spoke to workers […]

  • 18 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Unknown armed men have abducted four construction workers at a dredging site along the Nembe waterways in Nembe Local Government area of Bayelsa State. The kidnapped workers are Nigerian nationals attached to Setraco Nigeria Ltd, the construction firm handling the Bayelsa-Delta flank of the East-West road, reported Premium Times. The workers were identified as Caleb […]

  • 28 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Four Nigerian nationals, attached to Setraco Nigeria Ltd., who were kidnapped by unknown gunmen from the dredging site along the Nembe waterways on Saturday (August 16th) are free at last. Spokesman of the Bayelsa State Police Command, Mr.Alex Akhigbe, confirmed yesterday to the NGR Guardian news site that after ten days of captivity, four dredging […]

  • 11 August 2010

    The traditional rulers and elders of the coastal communities of Twon Brass in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have raised alarm… (thetidenewsonline) [mappress] Source: thetidenewsonline, August 11, 2010;

  • 30 November 2010

    The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) of the multibillion dollar Brass Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Project will be signed between Bayelsa… (234next) [mappress] Source: 234next, November 30, 2010;

  • 25 May 2007

    Gunmen have kidnapped six oil workers in Nigeria’s main oil-producing region, sources in the region say. The six were reportedly in a boat laying pipelines off the Bayelsa State coast when they were attacked.

  • 29 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Chairman and Board members of the newly inaugurated Bayelsa State Construction and Dredging Company have been charged to run the outfit purely on commercial grounds with a view to shoring up the internally generated revenue profile of the state. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony in Yenagoa, His Excellency, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, Governor of […]

  • 31 May 2011

    There are strong indications that shareholders of the Brass LNG project, located in Brass, Bayelsa State, will likely sign the Final Investm… (punchng) [mappress] Source: punchng, May 31, 2011;

  • 6 October 2011

    A riverine community in Bayelsa State has cried out for help over the urgent need for the Federal and State governments to take positive … By Hope Abah (allafrica) [mappress] Source: allafrica, October 6, 2011;

  • 5 November 2019
    Ports & Logistics, Vessels

    REN’s Sines LNG import terminal on Portugal’s Atlantic coast is set to receive a cargo of liquefied natural gas from Nigeria.

  • 28 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    The five kidnapped workers were released two days ago by their abductors at the Nembe area of Bayelsa State, reports vanguardngr.com. They have been released on Monday and dropped at Nembe Community where the Police Anti-kidnapping team rescued them, stated Mr Alex Akhigbe, the state police public relations officer. The workers, employed in the BEKS […]

  • 4 February 2008

    Three soldiers and eight militants were killed in a gun battle at an oil pipeline hub operated by Royal Dutch Shell in Nigeria’s southern state of Bayelsa, the navy said on Sunday. Shell said the Tora manifold, which sends oil to the Bonny export terminal, was not damaged in the attack late on Saturday and […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Vessels

    Spain’s Bilbao import terminal is expected to receive a shipment of LNG from Nigeria this week, according to shipping data. The cargo is being carried by the LNG Bayelsa, with a capacity of 137,500 cubic metres, and it is due to arrive at the terminal on May 7. Bilbao terminal facilities have a storage capacity […]

  • 7 March 2011

    Over $12 billion Brass Liquefied Natural Gas Project in Bayelsa State has been put on hold until the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) is passed… (tribune) [mappress] Source: tribune, March 7, 2011;

  • 10 May 2013

    The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) is testing the potentials of five gas wells as it progresses implementation of the Gbaran-Ubie project in Bayelsa State. The exercise which began two weeks ago involves brief simulated production to determine the potentials of the wells and flaring of released gas in isolated locations. On […]

  • 19 March 2015
    Vessels

    Turkey’s BOTAS-operated Marmara Ereglisi LNG import terminal is scheduled for a delivery of Nigerian LNG cargo.

  • 19 March 2015
    Vessels

    Turkey’s BOTAS-operated Marmara Ereglisi LNG import terminal is scheduled for a delivery of Nigerian LNG cargo.

  • 16 January 2020

    REN’s Sines LNG import terminal on Portugal’s Atlantic coast is set to receive a cargo of liquefied natural gas from Nigeria.

  • 16 May 2012
    Vessels

    Port of Sines in Portugal is scheduled to receive a shipment of LNG from Nigeria on May 19, according to the Port of Sines website. The LNG Bayelsa tanker, with a capacity of 135,000 cbm, is sailing from Nigerian Bonny terminal. The terminal is held by REN Atlântico and has a nominal send out capacity […]

  • 24 September 2012
    Vessels

    Port of Sines in Portugal is scheduled to receive a shipment of LNG from Nigeria on October 1, according to the Port of Sines website. The 135,000 cbm LNG Bayelsa tanker is sailing from Nigerian Bonny terminal. The terminal is held by REN Atlântico and has a nominal send out capacity of 600,000 cubic meters […]

  • 9 July 2006

    Royal Boskalis Westminster nv announces that her employee, Michael Los who was abducted in Nigeria last Thursday, has been released. Mr. Los is unharmed and in good health. Both the Dutch Embassy and the Government of Bayelsa State have contributed substantially to his release. After medical review Mr. Los will be repatriated to the Netherlands […]