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Maikanti-Baru-NNPC

NNPC inaugurates tripartite committee to check smuggling of petrol

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanta Baru, on Tuesday inaugurated a tripartite committee consisting officials...

Bayelsa Deputy Governor asks Nigerian Navy to build own ships 

Bayelsa Deputy Governor asks Nigerian Navy to build own ships 

The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, retired Rear Adm. John Jonah yesterday told the Nigerian Navy that it would enhance the nation’s maritime trade by building its...

palm-oil

Palm oil producers raise the alarm over illegal import

The National Palm Produce Association of Nigeria (NPPAN) has raised alarm over downward slide in price of crude palm oil and local demand in spite of its members’ huge...

Abuja airport

FAAN confirms ‘minor incident’ at Abuja airport 

  The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said on Saturday that there was no fire but a “minor incident” at the newly commissioned terminal of Nnamdi...

Amaechi: Lagos-Ibadan rail’ll ready in June

Amaechi: Lagos-Ibadan rail will be ready in June

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has assured that by early June this year, the rail transport system would ready for use between Lagos and Ibadan. The...

Nigerian beans set for export to Europe

Nigerians import N16bn beans annually from Cameroon, Burkina Faso

The Federal Government said Nigerians spend as much as N16 billion annually on the importation of beans from Cameroon and Burkina Faso.  Permanent Secretary of the...

Hameed Ali

Customs to begin recruitment of 3,200 officers today 

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it will from today (Wednesday) commence the process of recruiting 3,200 new personnel into its fold. Acting Deputy...

FG mulls increase in VAT, excise duties

Finance Minister: There is no imminent plan to remove subsidy 

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, on Sunday said the Federal Government had “no imminent plan to remove subsidy”.  The Managing Director, International...

Babatunde-Fashola

FG approves Seme-Benin road repair 

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said the Federal Government has approved commencement of work on Nigeria-Seme-Benin Republic road project....

Fire guts Imo cargo airport

No casualty in Owerri airport fire — FAAN 

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has confirmed a Monday afternoon fire outbreak that affected parts of the terminal building of the Sam Mbakwe...

Fire kills ex-Customs officer, wife in Birnin Kebbi

Fire kills ex-Customs officer, wife in Birnin Kebbi

A retired Customs officer, Faruk Umaru, and his wife, Nasara Yusuf, have died in a fire that gutted their house in the Nasarawa area of Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State.  The...

Are you a young graduate? Here’s how to apply for NNPC job

How to apply for Nigerian Navy job 

The Nigerian Navy aptitude test for its 2019 recruitment is scheduled to hold in 30 centres across the nation on April 13. The Director of Information, Naval...