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Shelved Strike: IPMAN Hails FG, Organised Labour

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has commended the federal government and the organised Labour on successful deliberations

Petrol Subsidy Regime: NNPC Paid Self N1.53trn In 3 Years

Cyril Ogar  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, paid itself N1.53 trillion as subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also

Veteran Energy Reporter Retires From NDPHC As NAEC Extol His Virtues

It was showers of praise for the General Manager, Public Affairs, Niger Delta Power Holding Company of Nigeria (NDPHC), Alhaji

Communications Minister Launches ‘Digital Nigeria’ Portal, Mobile App

Moses Okorie The minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, on Monday, 28th September, in Abuja, officially launched

Stop Smugglers Of Rice From Cameroun, Naval Chief Charges A’Ibom Command

INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO The Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Naval Command, Rear Admiral David Adeniran, has commended the gallantry of officers

No Gratification To Process, Effect Outstanding Payment – PTAD

Mariam Sanni, abuja The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) recently said no form of payment or gratification is required to

Consumers Pay High For Darkness Despite N1.7trn FG’s Interventions

As stakeholders proffer solutions CYRIL OGAR AEDC is among the eleven private electricity distribution companies licensed by the Federal Government

Leaked Email Reveals Exxon Mobil’s Resolve To Layoff Workers

CYRIL OGAR A month ago, Exxon Mobil denied a report that it was considering layoffs as a way to ensure

80% Of Petrol Tankers Lack Safety Features – MOMAN

Yahaya Umar The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria said on Thursday that about 80 per cent of the 10,000

NDPHC Delivers 20,000 Solar Home Systems Across 12 States, Says Ugbo

Presidential Power Initiative to fix  sector challenges As market’s indebtedness to NDPHC hits N190bn By Cyril Ogar The Managing Director/CEO

Nigeria To Leverage Tourism For Rural Development – Lai Mohammed

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has said Nigeria will leverage tourism in its efforts

Budget: Zamfara To Adopt Public Finance Management

Sani Muhammad Sani, Gusau Zamfara State will adopt public finance management in budgetary affairs for adequate disclosure and proper utilization

Oil Palm Growers Commend CBN For Empowering Smallholder Farmers

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Oil Palm Growers Association of Nigeria (OPGAN) has commended  Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for empowering

NCC Pledges To Promote Robust ICT Infrastructure For Economic Growth

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said that the Commission will

N37bn Refund: Zamfara Finance Ministry Explains More On Promissory Notes

Sani Muhammad Sani, Gusau Promissory notes not money or cash was collected on behalf of the previous government of Zamfara

Over N400bn Recovered From Agric Loans To Farmers – CBN

Over N400 billion out of N600 billion lent to farmers in Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme (CACS) of the Central Bank

HYPPADEC Commission Takes Off Soon – FG

Abdul Lateef Taiwo The Federal Government of Nigeria has set all machineries in motion to assiduously ensure swift take-off of

Export Promotion: FCTA To Partner With NEPC

Joel Ajayi The Federal Capital Territory Administration will partner with the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) towards the realization of

FG Charges Regulatory Agencies To Check Exploitation At Seaports

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike  Rotimi Amaechi has charged regulatory agencies to reduce the cost of

FG Charges Regulatory Agencies On Exploitation At Seaports

Cyril Ogar The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has urged regulatory agencies to ensure reduction in the cost of doing

NCC Boss, Danbatta Bags Prestigious Zik Prize

–         He’s a square page in a square hole — Prof Utomi The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of the

Post Covid-19: Labour advises FG on strategies to improve economy

The National Union of Chemical Footwear Rubber Leather and Non-Metallic Products Employees (NUCFRLANMPE) has urged the Federal Government to adopt

Local Content: NNPC Advocate Capacity Upgrade for Indigenous Operators

Mariam Sanni, Abuja In order to achieve the target of reducing the cost of oil production in Nigeria on a

FG Puts Up One Out Of 10 Presidential Aircrafts For Sale

Moses Okorie The Federal Government, in a paid newspaper advertorial in of the national dailies, on Wednesday announced the plans

Presidential Power Initiative Will Fix Power Sector Challenges, Says NDPHC

… Power market’s indebtedness to NDPHC hits N190bn … delivers 20,000 solar home systems (SHS) across 12 states Cyril Ogar 

AfCFTA Envoy Assures Mechanism to Prevent trans-shipment

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Secretary General, African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Wamkele Mene, has said they will put mechanism

CBN Reduces Monetary Policy Rate

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced reduction of the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) from 12.5

NCC, Digital Encode Collaborate With NITRA Towards ICT Growth

Fatima Mohammed The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and Cyber Security and Compliance Advisory Company, Digital Encode have shown interest to

New Petrol Pump Price Fits Global Realities – Expert

BY HENRY IBYA, MAKURDI Prof. Wumi Iledare, former president, Nigerian Association for Energy Economics (NAEE) says the new price of

Non-Oil Tax Revenue Increases As Reforms Take Root At FIRS

Mariam Sanni, abuja Despite the national and global economic upheaval caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Inland Revenue Service

NBS Solicits Support For Survey On Children, Women

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has appealed to the general public to support its survey on

Inventories Hit N402bn Amid Weakened Purchasing Power

Cyril Ogar Despite struggling to access foreign exchange to secure raw materials, local manufacturers have decried the rising level of

Ebonyi Ultramodern Shopping Mall Attracts Silverbird, Other Great Investors

Oswald Agwu The Silverbird Group has signed a 99 year business agreement with Ebonyi State Government to invest in the

Crashed Helicopter: AIB Insists On Its Report As Quorum Aviation Debunks Claim

Releases pilot’s exemption letter Cyril Ogar  The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has described the rebuttal issued by Quorum Aviation Limited

Quorum Helicopter Crash: AIB Releases Preliminary Report

Cyril Ogar  The preliminary report of the recently crashed Bell206 Helicopter with registration 5N-BQW belonging to Quorum Aviation has shown

Air Peace Adds More Flights To Enugu Airport

Ruth Gbaka Nigeria’s Air Peace airline has announced that it has increased the number of flights from Lagos to Enugu

Good News For Nigerians As NCC Moves to Review Int’l Calls Termination Rate

– Commences cost-based study to determine new rates The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has embarked on a cost-based study to

Despite Commercialization Initiative, Nigeria Flare 91BN SCF Of Gas In 5 Months

Despite the federal government gas commercialization initiative targeted at eradicating gas flaring by 2020, statistics showed that approximately 91 billion

Inventories Hit N402bn Amid Weakened Purchasing Power

Cyril Ogar Despite struggling to access foreign exchange to secure raw materials, local manufacturers have decried the rising level of

Patanmi, Danbatta, Others Set For 2020 Virtual Internet Governance Forum

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),

FAAC Shares N682.060 billion To FG, States, LGC for August, 2020

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC). thursday at its virtual meeting chaired by the Permanent Secretary, Federal

Fuel Crisis Looms, As Tankers Halt Lifting Of Petrol

Cyril Ogar  Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) has ordered the immediate stoppage of distribution of petroleum products from Lagos to the

NCC Cautions Consumers Of Illegal Use Of GSM Boosters

Fatima Mohammed The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has warned telecom consumers to cease using illegal GSM boosters. The commission published this notice

Unused Data Must Be Rolled Over To Next Subscription, NCC Insists

Moses Okorie The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has insisted on its earlier directive that telecommunications service providers must roll over

FG Outlines Importance Of Modular Refineries

Information and Culture Minister Lai Mohammed has said the advent of modular refineries will lead to the production of cheaper

Maritime Bank Will Boost Devt of African economy – Amaechi

Cyril Ogar  Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has said that Nigeria would proceed with the Regional Maritime

FG Decries Defacing Of Marina, Directs Private Operators To Vacate

Cyril Ogar  Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi met Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other relevant

Ibom Air Offers Customer Friendly Services

Joseph Aniefiok Despite the increase in fares across board, Ibom Air, founded in June 2019, still has fares that are

NCC Boss, Danbatta Receives Award From NASAL , Pledges To Do More

Moses Okorie In recognition of his his transformational leadership in deepening access to telecommunications services across state constituencies of Nigeria

FG Abandons Vision 20:2020, Dreams 2050 Agenda

Plans to lift 100m out of poverty Inaugurates steering committee Mariam Sanni, Abuja Realising its inability to meet Vision 20:2020