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April 17, 2018 2:48 AM UBA joins stock exchange Premium BoardThe Sun News

Nigerian Stock Exchange on Monday migrated the ordinary shares of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc to its Premium Board, in what capital market analysts described as an attestation to its strong adherence to international best practices on corporate governance. The Premium Board is the newly created platform for elite companies that meet the most stringent 21

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 10:40 AM Police arrest Niger Delta Avengers leaders

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), have arrested two principal leaders of the Amalgamated Niger Delta Avengers members. They were apprehended after demanding a ransom of N20million from Niger Delta Petroleum Resources or they will kidnap oil workers of the company. “On Wednesday 11th April 2018, sequel to several 24

April 10, 2018 12:52 PM NSCDC arrests 44 suspected criminals in Plateau

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Plateau State Command said, on Tuesday, that it had arrested 44 suspects for various crimes in the first quarter of 2018. Command’s ‎Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mrs. Naomi Chishak, said this, in Jos. She stated that the suspects were arrested for offences; ranging from solid mineral theft, ‎petroleum 17

April 7, 2018 2:55 AM NNPC signs contract agreements for 614km AKK projectThe Sun News

Hope of timely execution of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline projects brightened on Friday as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) announced the execution of contracts for the engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing deals with a consortium of indigenous and Chinese companies under a 100 per cent contractor 22

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 3, 2018 2:14 PM FG Makes N1.27tn From Running Surpluses In 10 Years

The Federal Government has made a total of N1.27tn from the payment of operating surpluses by its agencies in the 10 years of operation of the Fiscal Responsibility Act, investigation has shown. A table prepared by the Fiscal Responsibility Commission, entitled: ‘List of Schedule Corporations and Operating Surplus Remittance to FGN Consolidated Revenue 22

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 22, 2018 6:42 AM Cross River court sentences ex-NNPC staff to death by hanging

A retired Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, worker, in Cross River, Godwin Elewana, was yesterday sentenced to death by hanging by the state High Court sitting in Calabar. Elewana was found guilty of the murder of a 22-year-old pupil, Douglas Ojugbo, on March 10, 2015 over suspicion that the victim was having an affair with his daughter 23