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Abuja Airport

Abuja airport runway repairs to continue after reopening

  The Federal Government will still carry out another round of upgrade work on the runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja for 18 weeks after the...

dangote-cement-factory

Nigerian govt commends Dangote Cement for self-sufficiency feat

The Federal Government has officially confirmed that Nigeria has attained self-sufficiency in the production of cement and is now an exporter of the commodity, ascribing...

Shell

Illegal oil export: Court hears FG’s case against Shell May 31

The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed May 31, 2017 to hear a suit filed by the Federal Government against a multinational oil company, Shell Western Supply &...

Oil marketers docked for $8.4m AGO fraud

$250m freeze: Firm denies involvement in illegal activities

An oil drilling company, Seadrill Mobile Unit Ltd has filed an objection to the interim forfeiture order made by an Abuja Federal High Court freezing its bank account....

N650bn subsidy debt affecting downstream operations - Oil marketers

Petroleum marketers: FG owes us N660bn subsidy arrears

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) on Wednesday appealed to the Federal Government to settle subsidy arrears of over N660bn allegedly owed...

Bank of Agriculture

FG to restructure, recapitalise BOA with N500bn

The Federal Government has set up a 21-man steering committee to restructure and recapitalise the Bank of Agriculture (BOA) .The committee would commence the...

Rice famers

FG: Federal government targets 1 million metric tons of fertilizer by March

Federal government is to provide one million metric tons of fertilizers for wet-season farmers across the country by March this year, the National President of the...

Total Gabon offloads stake in Rabi-Kounga field

Oil export under-declaration: FG gets leave to amend $245m suit against Total

A Federal High Court on Monday in Lagos granted the Federal Government’s application to amend processes in its suit against Total Nigeria Plc over alleged...

FG resumes payments to former Niger Delta militants

The Federal Government of  Nigeria has resumed payments of cash stipends to former militants agreed under a 2009 amnesty in the country’s Niger Delta oil hub, a...

Textile companies in Nigeria have decried the increase in cost of raw materials, saying it, has affected the level of production.

LCCI advises FG to stimulate investment to overcome current economic challenges

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Thursday advised the Federal Government to stimulate investment in order to overcome the country’s current...

FG should reduce import duty on vehicles to stop smuggling – STOAN

The Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN) has said that the Federal Government’s move to stop smuggling through the ban on importation of vehicles...

Kayode Fayemi

FG approves 13% derivation for solid-mineral producing states

The Federal Government has given approval for the implementation of the constitutionally guaranteed 13 per cent derivation from mineral revenues to deserving states. The...