Shell declares $11.5bn profit in second quarter, TotalEnergies $9bn

Posted by - July 29, 2022

British energy giant, Shell has reported a profit of $11.5 billion for the second quarter, beating expectations, lifted by strong refining profits and energy prices. Shell also announced a $6 billion share buyback scheme after posting its best profit for a second consecutive quarter as high energy prices and refining margins generated bumper earnings for

Shell Bags Best Exhibitor Award at 2019 SPE Conference

Posted by - August 15, 2019

Shell, the leading oil Exploration Company, have won the most coveted Best Exhibitor and eight other awards at the 2019 Nigeria annual international conference and exhibition of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, which was held recently in Lagos. In addition to this, the company also won the Excellence Award, the highest industry recognition, at the

Shell to invest $2 billion in KEDCO

Posted by - June 13, 2019

Oil and gas giant Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Plans investing $2 billion in Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) in the next three years. According to the Managing Director of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), Jamil Isyaku Gwamna, he said that, the company’s plan to improve and expand the distribution segment of the power value chain

UBA, Shell Partner to Provide Capital for Local Contractors

Posted by - March 25, 2019

United Bank for Africa Plc has signed a $200 million contract with leading oil Exploration Company, Shell, which will see the bank to provide credit facilities to the oil company’s local vendors and suppliers. Bashir Bello, General Manager, Government and Business Relations, Shell described the partnership as a good development for Shell’s Nigerian suppliers. Bello

Shell service station offers employment to locals

Posted by - August 14, 2018

Vivo Energy Ghana, the company that distributes and markets Shell-branded fuels and lubricants, has inaugurated an ultra-modern Shell service station at Westlands in the West Legon locality, to offer employment opportunities for youth within the community and convenience for customers. The Westlands service station which has the warm and modern shop brand, ‘welcome’, state-of-the art

Shell Starts Production at Gbaran-Ubie Phase 2 in Nigeria

Posted by - August 24, 2017

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd joint venture has started production at Gbaran-Ubie Phase 2, a key project in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region. Phase 2 follows the success of the first phase of the Gbaran-Ubie integrated oil and gas development, which was commissioned in June 2010. Peak production of around 175,000 barrels of

Ghana’s Famous Boateng grabs Shell Global Customer Excellence Awards

Posted by - August 9, 2017

A 25-year-old Ghanaian, Famous Boateng has been crowned as 2016 Regional and Global Forecourt Service Champion at the Shell Global Smiling Stars Programme in the New York, USA. Prior to this recognition, he was adjudged as the 2016 Best Service Champion for Ghana. These awards make Famous Boateng the first Ghanaian, first African and the

Shell to Divest Upstream Interests in Ireland for About $1.23b

Posted by - July 12, 2017

Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell), through its affiliate Shell Overseas Holdings Limited, has reached an agreement with CPP Investment Board Europe S.A.R.L. a wholly owned subsidiary of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”), to sell its shares in Shell E&P Ireland Limited, that holds 45% interest in the Corrib gas venture for up to $1.23

NNPC/Shell Cup: Henson Boys from Benin Clinch First Final Ticket

Posted by - July 3, 2017

Goal-hungry boys from Hensen Secondary School of Benin City, Edo State, booked the first slot in the finals of the ongoing 19th edition of the NNPC/Shell Cup with a 4-0 defeat of their counterparts from Government Day Secondary School, Lamisula, Borno State. In the first semi-final match played on Sunday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium,