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Gas Production In Nigeria Hits Seven Billion Cubic Feet Daily

Nigeria’s gas production has reached seven billion cubic feet per day (cf/d), according to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The Group Managing Director, Dr....

800,000 Companies Don’t Pay Taxes

  The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, stated this in an article entitled: ‘All change, Nigeria is not an oil economy’. In the article, which...

Senate Investigates N2bn Hydro-Power Fund

The Senate has mandated its committees on Power and Public Accounts to probe amounts running into over N2 billion, including interest accrued, and collected...

The Roles of Judiciary in Fighting Corruption

The judiciary is saddled with the responsibility of upholding the rule of law by interpreting, construing and applying the laws of the land in...

Kwara Declares Free Education

The Kwara state government has declared free education in public schools. The Commissioner for Education, Science and Human Capital Development in the state, Alhaji...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Govt approves funds for recruitment of 10,000 policemen

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved funds for the recruitment of 10,000 policemen, saying the exercise would address the challenge of youth unemployment in the...

Lagos Sports Fund Targets N10bn, National Stadium

Lagos Sports Fund Targets N10bn, National Stadium The Lagos State Sports Trust Fund on Thursday said it would raise N10 billion over the next five...

FG To complete Benin Airport Upgrade In 12 months

FG To complete Benin Airport Upgrade In 12 months The Federal Government has said that it will soon commence the upgrade of the Benin airport...

NAF, CBN Emerge Winners Of 2019 IPRA Golden World Awards

NAF, CBN Emerge Winners Of 2019 IPRA Golden World Awards The Nigeria Airforce (NAF) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and have emerged winners...
JAMB University Ranking Cut-off

UTME: JAMB Scraps Awaiting Results Registration

With effect from this year (2017), candidates awaiting results would no longer be eligible to apply for the Universities Tertiary Matriculation Examination, the Joint...

NCC, NFIU Partner To Check Financial Fraud In Telecoms

NCC, NFIU Partner To Check Financial Fraud In Telecoms   The Nigerian Communications Commission is set to collaborate with the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit to fight...
NigerDelta

Avengers Bomb Chevron’s Oil Facilities Again, Attack Guards

The rampaging militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, on Wednesday night attacked three oil manifolds belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited around the creeks of Warri...

CBN Unveils Guidelines for Non-interest MFBs

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has  released a draft guidelines on the regulation and supervision of non-interest (Islamic) micro finance banks (MFBs) in...

Oil Marketers Responsible for Cooking Gas, Kerosene Scarcity — NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has blamed oil marketers in the country for the excruciating scarcity of kerosene and Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, also...

The Ijaw Of Bayelsa State: 2016 And Beyond

Nigeria is said to be Africa's first or second largest economy. Yet, about 35% of Nigerians are unemployed; about 40% are uneducated and a...
NigerDelta

Militants give Oil Firms 7 days Ultimatum to leave Niger Delta

Angered by the alleged call by the president of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Igwe Achese asking the Federal...

NERC Fines Abuja Disco N18.1m For Electrocution Of Another Minor

...Directs Discos to renew their comprehensive insurance of facilities The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has disclosed that for the second time in a short...

NGO To Deploy 75 Observers For Anambra Election

A Non-Governmental Organisation, Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) said it would deploy Watching the Vote (WTV) election observation methodology during the...

FG Unveils Tax Awareness ‘Thursdays’ in Abuja

Following the official launch of the voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, the Federal Government has unveiled...

Cleaning Ogoniland: The Myths And Realities

Recently, the Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, announced that President Muhammadu Buhari was set to launch the cleanup of Ogoniland very soon.The minister made...