News - Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers

NUPENG Reacts To Buhari’s 72-hour Ultimatum To Clear Apapa

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has appealed to Lagos State Government to help in the rehabilitation of the Bola Ahmed Tinubu truck park at Orile to decongest trucks in Apapa.

Oil Workers To Start Strike

1 year ago /
Nation 

The National Leadership of the Nigeria union of Petroleum and natural gas workers (NUPENG) and the petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Association (PENGASSAN) have expressed concerns over plans by oil company, chevron to sack thousands of workers inspite of the ongoing intervention of the federal ministry of labour and employment as well as the established labour contract staffing guidelines in the oil and gas industry.

Rivers Government To Support Investors

1 year ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Wike,  says his administration is willing to partner and provide incentives for investors interested in doing business in the state.

PENGASSAN/NUPENG Speak On Minister/NNPC GMD Squabble

1 year ago /
Nation 

The president of the Petroleum And Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria PENGASSAN, Francis Johnson, wants Nigerians to be cautious of their comments on the face off between Nigeria 's minister of state for Petroleum Ibe Kachikwu and the Group Managing director of NNPC Maikanti Baru.   Johnson who stated this...

NUPENG Calls For Dialogue To Resolve Capital Oil Impasse

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has called on the Federal Government to embrace the use of dialogue to resolve the lingering impasse between the management of Capital Oil and Department of State Services (DSS), over the illegal sale of petroleum products stored in their tank...

NNPC To Meet Tanker Drivers Over Industrial Action

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has convened a meeting to thrash out the issues listed by the tanker drivers’ arm of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers (NUPENG), as cause of their industrial action. The meeting, which is scheduled for this afternoon is coming after the tanker drivers...

No Going Back On Strike Today – NUPENG

2 years ago /
Nation 

The tanker drivers arm of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers (NUPENG) have commenced an industrial action. The union, at the weekend, announced that its members would withdraw their services starting from Monday, April 3, raising concerns that Nigerians may experience another round of fuel supply crisis. The National President...

NUPENG To Embark On Three-Day Warning Strike

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said it would begin a three-day warning strike to press for the re-instatement of the National Zonal Secretary of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Mrs. Elo, who was sacked by Total Exploration and Production...

FG changes stance on privatization of refineries

5 years ago /
Nation 

In a statement contrary to previous ones, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati has announced that the President has never authorized the privatization of the nation’s oil refineries.