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Nigeria, 5 other countries account for 71.1 mtpa LNG liquefaction capacity in Africa – OPEC

Nigeria, Algeria, Angola, Cameroon, Egypt, and Equatorial Guinea account for the 71.1 million tons per annum (mtpa) liquefied natural gas (LNG) liquefaction capacity on the continent. This is according to the World Oil Outlook (WOO), released by the Organization of ...

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EFCC drags Indian businessman to court over ₦816 million fraud

An Indian, Chandra Singh, is standing trial before an Ikeja Special Offences Court for alleged N816 million fraud. Singh, who is facing a 19-count charge bordering on bribery and retention of stolen property, was arraigned by the economic and financial crimes ...

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Nigeria won’t face food crisis, FG replies IMF

Nigerians should not be afraid of any form of a food crisis, the Federal Government said on Monday, as it kicked against the projections of the International Monetary Fund. It stated that several measures had been put in place to ...

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ASUU

ASUU threatens to skip sessions missed during strike over ‘no-work, no-pay’

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to skip the backlog of academic sessions halted by their seven months strike if the federal government persists on the no work no pay rule. ASUU members, mainly of the University of ...

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‘Let It Become a Global Village’: Zimbabwean Minister Calls for Multipolar World

Zimbabwe strives for a multipolar world with peace and stability, an essential condition for economic development, the Zimbabwean minister of information, media, and telecommunications told Sputnik. In an interview with Sputnik, Zimbabwe’s Minister of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Monica ...

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Akinwumi Adesina

Africa’s Right to Use its Natural Gas Should be Part of COP27 Deals, AfDB President Says

Such a statement was made in light of some Western countries pushing forward the idea of reducing the use of fossil fuels in Africa. At the same time, some African countries are asserting the right to develop their rich gas ...

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Federal Government warns against buying antibiotics without prescription

The Federal Government has warned Nigerians against buying antibiotics over the counter, saying it accelerates antimicrobial resistance and leads to avoidable deaths.The FG made this known on Friday at a press briefing to commemorate World Antimicrobial Awareness Week with the ...

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Muhammad Buhari

Buhari sacks NYSC DG

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved the removal and immediate replacement of the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier-General Mohammed Fadah. Fadah’s removal comes only six months after his appointment as the NYSC boss ...

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I have no house in UK – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said he told King Charles III that he has no house in the United Kingdom during his visit to the monarch. Buhari revealed this while responding to a question in a 25-second video posted by ...

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Passengers stranded as Kenya Airways pilots extend strike

Kenya Airways pilots extended their strike into a second day Sunday, forcing further flight cancellations as the company warned of disciplinary action against anyone participating. Thousands of passengers were stranded as a result of the strike by the Kenya Airline ...

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