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October 24, 2018 12:51 PM Kaduna Senator accuses El-Rufai of being behind crisis in State

Senator Solomon Lar representing Kaduna South Senatorial district has alleged that the State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai was responsible for crisis in the state. In his contribution to the motion on Kaduna crisis which was sponsored by Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi representing Kaduna North Senatorial district on Wednesday, the lawmaker said the governor 24

October 12, 2018 7:04 AM Nigeria’s economy moving in positive direction under Buhari – Minister

Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, Thursday, in Indonesia told a global audience that the implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP 2017 – 2020) was moving Nigeria’s economy in a positive direction. A statement on Thursday by the media adviser to the Minister, James Akpadem, quoted Udoma as stating 26

June 19, 2018 10:48 AM Nigerian govt spent N2.4bn daily on fuel subsidy in May – PPPRA

The Federal Government’s subsidy on fuel has risen to N2.4 billion daily in May, from N774 million in March 2018. This rise in subsidy payment is as a result of the high price of crude oil in the international market. Unlike in March, this year, when the price of crude oil hovered at $66 per barrel, it hovered between $75 and $80 per barrel since last month 25

February 15, 2018 5:01 AM Nigeria dumping ground for lowest quality of milk in the world – Senator Abdullahi Adamu

Former governor of Nasarawa State and Senator representing Nasarawa West Senatorial district, Abdullahi Adamu has stated that Nigeria is a dumping ground for the lowest quality of milk in the world. Reacting to a motion to suspend tariff on some imported goods by Senator Sabo Mohammed, Adamu was emphatic that the Federal government’s effort at encouraging 23

January 26, 2018 3:04 AM I’ve come to educate Nigerians on art of drinking champagne –Carlos Ipanema

France-born Carlos de Ipanema embarked on a luxury adventure to Nigeria last November, he was preoccupied with the export, marketing and distribution of Taittinger champagne brand as the export manager for Africa, Middle East and Europe. But then he discovered that beyond the enchanting connoisseur style and vintage cocktail soiree, Nigeria purveys great 26

October 23, 2017 3:02 AM We’ll comply with govt’s directive on TSA – Intels

The Chairman of Intels Nigeria Limited, Mr. Gabriele Volpi, has pledged that his company will comply with the Federal Government’s directive on the Treasury Single Account policy. He stated this when he flew into the country to intervene in the rift between his firm and the Nigerian Ports Authority over remittances into the TSA. While the NPA had insisted 39

October 1, 2017 3:26 AM We must move from luggage economy to knowledge based economy — Sen. Joy Emodi

Senator Joy Emodi, the Chairman/Founder, Brickhall School, Abuja, wants an end to fixation on oil at a time the world is phasing out petrol powered vehicles. I just finished watching, for the umpteenth time, the short documentary by the United States Information Service (USIS) highlighting the July 1961 state visit by the late Prime Minister, Alhaji 56

September 21, 2017 5:04 PM Another 2,671 pump action rifles imported from Turkey intercepted by customs

The Tin-Can Island command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted another 2,671 rifles illegally imported into Nigeria. The guns were alleged to have been imported from Turkey through profiling approach. The comptroller-general of NCS, retired Col Hameed Ali, told journalists in Lagos on Thursday, September 21 that the seizure was the fourth 23

August 21, 2017 1:13 AM Snake smugglers disappear from custody in Calabar

CALABAR—TWO persons, suspected to have smuggled 145 poisonous snakes and other tropical rainforest reptiles from Cameroon to Nigeria, have disappeared from the custody of the Nigerian Agricultural and Quarantine Agency in Calabar, the office they were handed over to by the Nigerian Customs Service along with their consignment. Mr. Ibrahim Jubril, the Minister 39

July 25, 2017 3:06 AM Naira Depreciates To N367/$1 As MPC Meeting Continues Today

The naira falls yesterday to N367 against the Dollar on the parallel market from N376 it opened for trading as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Monetary Policy Meeting commences today (Tuesday). The sell side of the naira exchange rate against the pound also dropped by N3.00, to close at N475 to the pound on the parallel market yesterday, as against 52