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Lagos Governor Ambode

LASG Pays N723m Accrued Pension Rights To 149 Retirees

LASG Pays N723m Accrued Pension Rights To 149 Retirees The Lagos State Government at the 47th Retirement Benefit Bond Certificate (RBBC) presentation ceremony yesterday, last...
Agriculture

FG Set To Ban Tomato Importation By 2021

FG Set To Ban Tomato Importation By 2021   The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has disclosed the federal government’s resolve to...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari Urged To Intervene On Fishermen Compensation

The fishermen operating in the Atlantic coastline, have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to wade into the issue of outstanding oil spill compensation for them. The...

Tax Evasion, Worst Form Of Corruption – NLC

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has called on African heads of states and government to work collectively to bring an end to illicit financial...

Yobe Adopts Budget Monitoring Mechanisms For Govt Officials, MDAs

Yobe Adopts Budget Monitoring Mechanisms For Govt Officials, MDAs   Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has adopted monitoring mechanisms for commissioners Ministries, Departments and...

Reps Wade into Banks’ N2.473trn Debt to AMCON

The House of Representatives moved to save the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) from collapse over funds owed them by a firm, Obligo. Obligo...

Hope for Workers: Minimum Wage Panel Meets

The 15-man committee inaugurated by the Federal Government of Nigeria on the implementation of the new minimum wage for workers has started sitting in...

CAC Crisis Resolved, Jimoh Ibrahim Stays

The staffs of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), has called off the industrial action it embarked on recently just as Bar. Jimoh Ibrahim remains the...

CCHUB invests $13m To Address Education , Health challenges

CCHUB invests $13m To Address Education , Health challenges   CO-CREATION Hub says it planned to invest $13m in its new design lab that aims to...

$8.1bn Repatriation: CBN, MTN Resolve Issue Outside Court

$8.1bn Repatriation: CBN, MTN Resolve Issue Outside Court Telecommunications firm, MTN Nigeria Communications Limited, said on Thursday that it had reached an agreement with the...
Buhari to address economic hardship

Govs beg Buhari to share funds in Excess Crude Account 

The 36 state governors have told President Muhammadu Buhari to approve the sharing of funds in the Excess Crude Account (ECA) among the three...

Cost Of Electricity In West Africa Now Highest Globally

Cost Of Electricity In West Africa Now Highest Globally   Power consumers in Nigeria and other West African countries pay the highest amount of money for...

Butchery Owner steals 20 cows, Appears in court

Butchery Owner steals 20 cows, Appears in court A 31-year-old butchery business owner, Mobolaji Olayinka, who allegedly stole 20 cows valued at N2 million, has...

Kachikwu Re-elected As APPO President

Kachikwu Re-elected As APPO President The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has been re-elected the President of African Petroleum Producers’ Organisation...

FG To CCECC: Complete Abeokuta-Ibadan Rail Project Before May

FG To CCECC: Complete Abeokuta-Ibadan Rail Project Before May The federal government has directed the company in charge of the construction of the Lagos-Ibadan rail...
Dr-Maikanti-Baru-NNPC

Baru Commissions N54.4bn LMJ in Lagos

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, commissioned the Lagos Midstream Jetty (LMJ) at the Apapa Harbour...

NSE Begins Clampdown on Illegal Shares Sale

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has begun the implementation of newly amended rules aimed at tightening the noose on unauthorised sale and transfer of...

An Engineer named Chairman RMAFC with 24 New Members

The Federal Government has nominated Engr. Elias Nwalem Mbam, a former Finance Minister of State from Ebonyi State to serve as the new Chairman...

Oil, Gas sector, key ways out of Economic Recession – Buhari

…FG targets 2.2mbd oil output by 2017 …To strip states of 13% derivation proceeds; plans $10bn N-Delta infrastructure fund …Explains why refineries won’t be privatised; Says NNPC corruption...

New Hope Beckons On Nigeria’s Ailing Refineries

New Hope Beckons On Nigeria’s Ailing Refineries   The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has set a 2022 date for its three refineries in Kaduna, Warri and...