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Reps query N450bn amnesty contracts awarded under Jonathan

The House of Representatives on Monday queried contracts worth over N450bn awarded under the Presidential Amnesty Programme between 2010 and 2015. The House Committee on...

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Algeria attracts 49 initial international offers for new refineries

Algeria has attracted 49 offers from international energy companies to build four refineries worth a total $6 billion, a state energy firm Sonatrach source said on...

FG to evacuate 230 nationals from Libya, EU

The federal government has concluded arrangements to bring back home a fresh set of 180 Nigerians migrants trapped in Libya and 50 deportees from the European Union  ...

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Nigeria to establish new oil, gas free zone in Delta

Nigeria is to license a new oil and gas free zone in Delta state, the Managing Director, Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority (OGFZA), Umana Umana, said on Friday. Umana,...

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Niger Delta peace: Buhari orders return of Egbesu sword

As the federal government intensifies effort to appease the restive Niger Delta region to stabilize oil production, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate...

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Inland waterways key to unlocking mining, agric sectors, says Dogara

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Rep. Yakubu Dogara, has urged the Federal Government to complete the dredging of Nigeria’s inland waterways to unlock the...

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Eight drown after boat capsizes in Benue

  Eight persons were reported drowned in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State when a passenger boat capsised on River Benue Thursday night. Another three...

Sewer gas leak kill six South Africans at naval base

Six South African men, including three soldiers, died on Friday when they were overcome by methane gas leaking from a sewer at a naval base in Durban, a navy spokesman...

Navy

2017 Nigerian Navy Games holds in Akwa Ibom from Febuary 26

The 11th Nigerian Navy Games will hold in Uyo, Akwa Ibom from Feb. 26 to March 4, Vice Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas, the Chief of Naval Staff, has said. However, the water sports...

Emmanuel Atewe

N8.5bn fraud: Atewe gave N35m to Winners’ Chapel – Witness

An Abuja-based businessman, Nkem Ahidjo, claimed on Friday that N35m out of the N8.5bn allegedly diverted by retired Maj. Gen. Emmanuel Atewe was paid to the Living...

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FG to inject N127bn into Sovereign Wealth Fund

The federal government hinted yesterday that it will inject fresh $250 million sourced from the excess crude account (ECA) into the Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF). This is...

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Kaduna Airport ready, says Capt. Joji

Kaduna International Airport has been rebranded with modern equipment in line with international best standard, Capt. Mohammed Joji, Chairman, Coordinating Committee on...