Ships & Ports

Oil subsidy fraud: Court jails Ontario Oil MD 10 years, orders refund of N754m to FG

  Justice Lateefa Okunnu of the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Thursday sentenced the Managing Director of Ontario Oil and Gas Limited, Ada Ugo-Ngali, to a jail...

CG Customs Hameed Ali

Importer sues Buhari over appointment of Customs CG

President Muhammadu Buhari and Finance Minister have been dragged before a Federal High Court in Abuja, over an alleged unlawful appointment of a retired army, Hameed...

Golar targets Nigeria's power sector

FEC approves N3.5bn for Odogunyan power plant

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the upward review of contract for the completion of the Odogunyan transmission substation in Ikorodu, Lagos....

Warri Refinery

GE eyes investment in PH, Warri, Kaduna refineries

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ( NNPC), yesterday, said General Electric, GE, is proposing to invest in Port Harcourt, Warri and Kaduna refineries. NNPC,...

Fertiliser

FG begins fertiliser importation from Morocco Jan 27

The Federal Government yesterday, disclosed that it has begun fertiliser importation from Morocco and the imported ones will arrive Lagos on Friday January 27, 2017....

Agric: Nigeria to get $1.1bn boost from Brazil

Association hails FG over import duty waivers on Agric products

The National Palm Producers Association of Nigeria (NPPAN) on Wednesday applauded Federal Government for stopping import duty waivers on some locally cultivated...

igbosere-magistrate-court

Banker charged with N472m dollar exchange scam

The Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (FCIID) Abuja, has accused a banker, Adebayo Ogunusi, of defrauding 26 persons of N472,353,812 million in a...

Hon-Yakubu-Dogara

Dogara seeks infrastructure bond for road projects

Concerned about the huge debt owed to local road contractors in the country, speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has proposed an...

Joint Military Force-JTF

Military task force kills 2 suspected militants in Bayelsa

  The Joint Military Task Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, has raided a militants’ camp in Bayelsa, killing two suspected militants in a gun duel ....

CBN

CBN leaves lending rate unchanged at 14%

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday left the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) unchanged at 14 per cent. The CBN Governor, Godwin...

Agric: Nigeria to get $1.1bn boost from Brazil

Jigawa imports four containers of farm implements from China

The Jigawa Government on Tuesday said it had taken delivery of four containers with several agriculture implements from China. The General Manager, Jigawa Agricultural...

UN evacuates migrants trapped by Tripoli clashes

Nigeria deports 792 illegal immigrants

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Cross River Command, says it has repatriated no fewer than 792 illegal immigrants to their countries and rescued 65 trafficked...