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April 16, 2018 3:15 AM No to PIGB fuel taxThe Sun News

The Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) passed by the National Assembly would have been an excellent piece of legislation that will provide governance and institutional framework for the oil sector, but for the provision of a five per cent fuel tax meant to finance the Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF). The fuel tax has raised strong speculation 20

April 13, 2018 2:32 PM NNPC boss, Maikanti speaks on Nigerians buying fuel above N145

Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director, GMD, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has cautioned Nigerians against buying petrol above government approved price of N145 from filling stations. Speaking on the sidelines of a function in Lagos on Thursday, Maikanti said there was no shortage of petroleum products, as such, people should buy at the right 23

April 12, 2018 8:20 AM Obasanjo gave us N500,000 bribe to impeach Na’Abba – Jagaba tells Court

Member representing Kachia/Kagarko federal constituency of Kaduna State and Chairman, House Committee on Interior, Hon. Jagaba Adams Jagaba has alleged that former President, Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration paid members of the House of Representatives N500,000 each to impeach the former Speaker of the House, Ghali Umar Na’Abba. He revealed this on Wednesday 22

April 12, 2018 7:23 AM Nigerians paid N163 per litre of fuel in March – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that the average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) in the month of March, dropped to N163 from N173 recorded in February. The drop represented an increase of 9.4 percent year-on-year, NBS said in a latest report. According to the report, the average price increased by 5.3 percent 23

April 5, 2018 10:11 AM Lagos residents panic over fuel pipeline leak on Isheri-Ikotun roadThe Sun News

Residents of Fagbile Estate, Isheri Ijegun Road, a suburb of Lagos, have fled their homes as a result of a broken petroleum pipeline which spilled its content in the area. One of the residents told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on condition of anonymity, on Thursday in Lagos that she was woken up by the smell of fuel from the broken pipeline 23

April 4, 2018 10:16 AM Obasanjo’s tenure as civilian president was a tragedy, calamity – Adebanjo

Ayo Adebanjo, a chieftain of Afenifere, has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s tenure between 1999 and and 2007 as a “tragedy and calamity.” Adebanjo said Obasanjo’s scorecard as a civilian president was nothing to write home about. He stated this in chapter 13 of the 233-page autobiography titled “Tell it as it is” which was presented in Lagos 24

March 30, 2018 11:00 AM Tinubu’s colloquium: Omokri replies Osinbajo, lists Jonathan’s achievements

Reno Omokri, former New Media aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has highlighted achievements of his principal during his tenure as president of Nigeria. Omokri listed fourteen Universities, Abuja- Kaduna railway, three power stations as part of Jonathan’s achievement in reaction to the latest statement credited to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo 24

March 29, 2018 1:28 AM PIGB: National Assembly imposes 5% fuel levy on Nigerians

unexpected twist, the National Assembly, yesterday, passed the harmonised version of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) and imposed a five per cent fuel levy on fuel sold to Nigerians across the country. According to lawmakers, the five per cent would be used to finance the Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF), as established under the bill. Section 18

March 26, 2018 3:18 AM Gladiators at war over sea protection levy

Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), on June 8, 2012 imposed a Marine Environment (Sea Protection) Levy on various types of vessels. This action pitched it against stakeholders who argued that the policy was illegal and should be cancelled. The levies include, $1.25 per gross tonnage on vessels of 100 to 1000 gross tonnage; $1.00 per gross 25

March 19, 2018 4:02 PM Total PoS Transactions Icreased To N1.41tn In 2017 – NIBSS

It stated in a report that PoS transactions in 2016 were worth N0.76tn, while in 2015, they were N0.45tn from N0.31tn in 2014. The report read in part, “Transactions on PoS were impressive in 2017 setting a milestone of over N1.4tn in value in 2017. Furthermore, volume of transactions recorded a 92 per cent compound annual growth rate between 2014 and 2017. Volume 18