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Financial Experts Canvasses More Domestic Participation In Green Bonds

For Nigeria to claw its way out of deficit in infrastructure, power and energy, transportation as well as eliminating environmental degradation, financial  market experts has called for more domestic participation in green bonds investment. Speaking during a panel session of the 2018 Capital Market Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CAMCAN) Annual workshop which held in Lagos […]

AIED Group Calls For Sack Of Interior Minister, Others

Folake Sokoya Following alleged infiltration of foreigners from Niger Republic into the country, the Advocacy for Integrity and Economic Development (AIED) has called on the Federal Government to immediately sack the Interior Minister, General Dambazau, the Comptroller General of Immigration and other security agencies vested with the responsibility of checking illegal immigrants into the country. […]

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SON Seizes Over N22.7bn Substandard Products In 1 Year

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), said it seized over N22.7 billion substandard products both destroyed and awaiting destruction in the last one year. Director-General/Chief Executive Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Osita Aboloma, who was represented by Director in DG’s Office, Muhammed Kabir, disclosed this at the 2018 SON/Maritime Stakeholders Awareness Forum with the theme: “Collaboration […]

FG Committed To Deepen Nigerian Content In Oil And Gas

By Simon Ugwu The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu has indicated the Federal Government commitment to deepening Nigerian content in oil and gas industry. Kachikwu, represented by Mrs Folashade Yemi-Esen, Permanent Secretary in the ministry highlighted this at the opening ceremony of the 8th Practical Nigerian Content, subsequently commended the achievement […]

Tenures Of Heads Of NPA, NIMASA, Other Key Revenue Generating Agencies To Depend On Performance – AGF

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved that the tenure of the heads of its key revenue generating Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), would be performance based in line with revenue targets set out for them. Mr. Ahmed Idris, Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF), said this in a statement issued by Mr. Oise Johnson, Head, Press and […]

NCDMB Reiterates Its Support For Modular Refineries

By Simon Ugwu Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has reiterated its support to modular refineries. The Board also plans to participate in the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) value chain if the conditions precedent, are in place, as well as drive the infrastructural development of the industrial parks, and finalise the review of Offshore […]

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Glo Partners NNPC To Link Up 139 Locations

Digital Transformation Leader, Globacom, has partnered with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to provide real time connectivity for 139 locations of the corporation.  The connectivity, powered by Globacom’s Intelligent Wide Area Network (iWAN), makes it possible for the NNPC’s various departments to do their businesses real time with utmost efficiency. It also helps them to […]