A local refinery used to illustrate the story Nigeria has given licenses to 13 firms to establish modular refineries. A total of 35 firms expressed interest to establish the refineries, indicating less than half got the approvals from the department of petroleum resources. This was disclosed by Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director of the… Continue reading Nigeria approves 13 modular refineries – Baru
Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) The National Population Commission (NPC), says it is offering 4,000 centres nationwide to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to use for the ongoing Permanent Voter Card (PVC) registration. The National Chairman of NPC, Eze Duruiheoma, (SAN) made this known on Friday in Owerri, at a public enlightenment programme with the… Continue reading Population Commission offers 4,000 centres to INEC’s PVC registration
The Adamawa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says over 10, 000 forms have so far been issued to candidates for the Saturday ward congress in the state. Ahmed Lawan, the state organising secretary of the party, made this known Friday in Yola, the state capital while briefing journalists on the exercise. Mr… Continue reading APC Congress: Adamawa sells 10,000 forms to candidates
British Prime Minister, Theresa May A man accused of plotting to kill British Prime Minister, Theresa May, pleaded not guilty to terrorism charges in a London court on Friday. Naa’imur Rahman is accused of planning to detonate an explosive device at the gates of Downing Street to gain access to May’s office and kill her… Continue reading Man accused of plotting to kill British Prime Minister pleads not guilty
VP Yemi Osinbajo has visited Alagbaka State Primary School, Akure, Ondo. Mr Osinbajo is on a two-day visit to the state. He was at the school on Friday to assess the ‘Home Grown School Feeding Program’. He was accompanied by the governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Ministers and other government officials.
INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, has revealed that the commission spent ‘only’ N100 million on the failed recall process of senator, Dino Melaye. Mr Yakubu was reacting to ”claims” that over N5 billion was spent in the process. The INEC chairman was responding to a question… Continue reading N100 million spent on Melaye’s failed recall — INEC
President Muhammadu Buhari in one of his trips. President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday leave Abuja for his hometown of Daura, Katsina State. The president is travelling to Daura to participate in the ward congresses of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), in his Kofar Baru 3, ward. The president left Abuja at about 3:30… Continue reading Buhari travels to katsina