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Niger Delta: FG’ll not play politics with development, Usani

  Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani,  on Monday said the Buhari-led Federal Government will not play politics but will be sincere about providing...

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FG will not revoke power sector contracts, Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Raji Fashola, on Thursday said the Federal Government would not revoke the privatisation of the nation’s power sector....

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Niger Delta: FG moves to end pipeline bombings, arms proliferation

The Federal Government has set up a committee to liaise with stakeholders in the Niger Delta region to end the bombing of pipelines and the proliferation of small arms...

Germany weighs financing options for LNG terminal

FG targets 10bn cubic feet daily gas production in 3 years

The federal government said it will increase the country’s natural gas production to 10 billion standard cubic feet per day (bscfd) by 2019 with the implementation of...

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$406.7m crude oil theft: Court fixes date for FG’s suit against Shell

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday fixed Dec. 8 for the hearing of a suit filed by the Federal Government against Shell Western Supply & Trading Ltd over...

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Federal Government concludes plan to set up DBN with $1.3bn

  The Federal Government has reached agreement with the World Bank Group and other development partners for the release of 1.3 billion dollars for the take-off of...

Niger Delta Avengers announce ceasefire

  The Niger Delta Avengers have pledged to lay down their weapons and resume talks with the Nigerian government after months of attacks on the country’s oil and...

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At last, Niger Delta Avengers agree to negotiate with govt

  The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has agreed to hold talks with the Federal Government to resolve the lingering crisis in the Niger Delta region. The spokesman for...

Return of oil bunkering

Return of oil bunkering The Federal Government recently granted approval for the resuscitation of oil bunkering operations in the nation’s territorial waters. This was...