Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has said contrary to beliefs in certain quarters, the proposed modular refineries in the Delta region of the country, could not bridge the petrol supply deficit Nigeria is currently experiencing. Kachikwu who briefed alongside his counterparts in Foreign Affairs, Industry, Trade and Investment and Water Resources, spoke […]

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission will on April 3, 2018 commence the enforcement of its recently unveiled Meter Asset Provider Regulations, 2018, a policy that seeks to bridge the widening metering gap in the electricity supply industry. It was gathered that the country’s metering gap had increased to about 4.74 million, as power consumers welcomed […]

Airline owners in Nigeria want the Federal Government to withhold plans to sign the African Continental Free Trade Area Treaty (AfCFTA) warning that the pact holds dire consequences for the economy, particularly for the aviation and manufacturing industries. The AfCFTA is a flagship project of the African Union (AU) Agenda 2063 and is aimed at […]

Police in Kano State on Monday arrested three staff of Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation, NNPC mega station Hotoro in Kano over alleged involvement in robbery incident which led to the snatching of N16 million belonging to the NNPC mega station. According to the Kano Police Command’s spokesman, SP Magaji Musa Majiya said the three NNPC […]

Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo decried the low impact of commercial banks on the citizenry with no fewer than 40 per cent of the people under-banked. He spoke at a book presentation “Banking Reform in Nigeria: the Law, the Prospects and the Challenges’’ written by a member House of Representatives Bode Ayorinde, in Abuja. ”It […]



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