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Bayelsa Govt denounce fatal pirate attack on oil vessel

The Bayelsa Government has condemned the attack by pirates on an oil services vessel on Friday which left three crewmen including two security escorts dead in Ekebiri...

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Immigration Service steps up surveillance to check illegal aliens migration

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) said it had stepped up surveillance to check the migration of illegal aliens into Borno through land borders. The state’s...

Nigerian Air Force

NAF partners Jordan Air Force on manpower development

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is to collaborate with the Jordanian Royal Air Force (JRAF) on manpower development. The Chief of Air Staff, (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique...

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Illegal firearms importation: Accused intends to change plea

Oscar Okafor and Donatus Achinulo, two of the five persons arrested for unlawful importation of firearms, on Monday informed the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos of...

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UK institutes new code against cyber attacks on ships 

In response to the growing threat of cybercrime to the shipping sector, the UK government has launched a new code of practice to help shipowners improve security. There...

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Don’t downplay the significance of exiting recession- Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has  urged well-meaning Nigerians not to listen to pessimists who he accused of downplaying the significance of...

Nigerian Navy

Navy committed in fight against crude oil theft

The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) , Vice Adm. Ibok Ete-Ibas says the Nigerian Navy (NN)  would continue to protect the nation’s maritime domain against crude oil theft...

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Niger Delta: Boroh tasks ex-agitators to protect national economic assets

  The Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), has charged ex-agitators in the Niger Delta region to work with communities...

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FG to end gas flaring in Niger Delta soon- Boroh

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Niger Delta, Brig. Gen. Paul Boroh, says the Federal Government will soon launch a programme that will end gas...

NNPC MD Maikanti Baru

Crude sales: We don’t see a penny-Baru

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, says the oil firm does not “see a penny” from the sale of crude oil....

Bonga: Shell to make final investment call in 2019

Shell withholding evidence crucial to Ogoni Nine case says Amnesty International

Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell has been accused of refusing to hand over 100,000 documents on the arrest, detention, and execution of nine men by the military regime of...

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ICT: AfDB will give whatever Nigeria wants says official

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) will continue to respond to the demands of African Governments and its private sector customers, the bank’s Head of ICT...