Court declines to stop FG from auctioning 10 Marginal Oil Fields

A Federal High Court, Lagos presided over by Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke has refused to stop the federal government from auctioning 10 revoked Marginal Oil Fields, by dismissing an application for interlocutory injunction filed by the Operators. Justice Aneke dismissed the application for orders of interlocutory injunction on Friday July 24 while delivering ruling on the application filed by the Marginal Oil Field Operators against the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and the Director, Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Engineer Auwalu Sarki, who were the Defendants, on…

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Court fixes June 26, for hearing of petroleum minister, DPR’s applications in marginal oil field suit

Further hearing in the suit filed by 10 Marginal Field Operators (MFO) against the  minister of Petroleum Resource and two others, over alleged revocation of the marginal Field by the federal government,  has been adjourned till Friday, June 26, 2020. Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke of Lagos Federal High Court, Lagos, today, adjourned the hearing of Petroleum minister and Engineer Auwalu Sarki, a director in the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPP) in the suit, following the plea for adjournment made by the counsel to the Marginal Field Operators, Uche Nwokedi (SAN), who told…

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