$1.4bn secured for Chevron/NNPC drilling project – Official

By Esenvosa Izah, Lagos. Chevron Nigeria Ltd. (CNL) says 1.4 billion dollars’ finance has been secured to fund the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/CNL Joint Venture (JV) infill drilling project from 2022 to 2026.   Mr Esimaje Brikinn, General Manager, Policy, Government and Public Affairs, CNL,…
ECOWAS commits 1.5m dollars to boost cross-border security

By Ibrahim Bello, Birnin Kebbi.   The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) says it will commit 1.5 million U.S. dollars to infrastructure development in cross-border areas in the region.   ECOWAS’s Director of Agricultural Development, Mr Alain Traore,…
UN announces $10.5m new funding for flood response in Nigeria

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Nigeria, Matthias Schmale, has announced $10.5 million dollars in new funding for the flood response in Nigeria.   Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General, disclosed this at a news conference at the UN headquarters…