At least 65 killed in gas cylinder explosion in Pakistani train
At least 65 people were killed and 26 injured on Thursday due to a massive explosion of a gas cylinder - being used by passengers to cook breakfast – on board a train in southern Pakistan.
Nigeria to spend N581 million to fortify waterways
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday approved N5.4 billion for the construction of Oil and Gas parks and indoor shooting range.
Nigerian Government begins clampdown on roadside gas retailers and illegal gas plants
If you are used to filling your cylinders with gas by the roadside, you may not be able to anymore, as the Federal Government has begun a clampdown on illegal gas plants and roadside retailers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG).
BNEF Brief: America's domination in oil and gas
The U.S. will account for for almost two-thirds of the world’s new oil and natural gas output in the decade ahead. And that makes it a critical obstacle to stopping climate pollution according to industry consultant Rystad Energy. We take a look at America's domination in new oil and gas with BloombergNEF's Anastacia Dialynas. We break down a new BloombergNEF analysis that looks at the economics of drilling and completing new wells in the U.S.
Oil prices continue to decline as U.S-China trade war deepens
Oil prices are down in early trade, as rising U.S crude inventories and weak economic data from China erased some of the sharp gains from Tuesday's 4.7 per cent surge. To review the global oil markets and the impact on Nigeria's oil and gas space, Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani, Senior Vice President and Head of Energy and Natural Resources at FBNQuest Merchant Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
China gas factory blast kills at least 12
At least 12 people have died in a powerful explosion that ripped through a gas plant in central China. Reports said the force of the blast shattered windows and blew out doors as far as 3 kilometers away.
US lawmakers: Nord Stream 2 'a terrible mistake'
The Nord Stream 2 pipeline will run straight through the Baltic Sea, delivering Russian natural gas directly to Germany. For once, Democrats and Republicans in the US agree on something: The project is a really bad idea.
Oil & gas stocks plunge on trade war fears
Nigeria’s equities market closed bearish on Monday dragged by heavy losses in the oil and gas sector. Oise Ajayi, Senior Analyst at Meristem Securities joins CNBC Africa to discuss activities that will shape the trading day.
Nigeria’s oil reforms, impact of delayed PIG bill
Nigeria has been on a long and arduous journey to reform its oil and gas space, as moves to drive the reforms have faced several setbacks. Gbenga Biobaku, Senior Partner at Gbenga Biobaku and Co joins CNBC Africa to discuss this and the implications of the delayed PIG bill.