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Governor, Gboyega Oyetola

Oyetola left ₦76bn debt, says Osun govt

The Osun State government has said that the immediate past administration left a debt portfolio of N76bn in unpaid salaries, pensions, and insurance commitments.A statement signed by the spokesperson to the governor, Olawale Rasheed, obtained in Osogbo on Thursday, said ...

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first gas pipelines

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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Timipre Sylva

FG plans to end refined petroleum products imports by Q3/2023

“We are expecting that we will be exiting the importation of petroleum products from maybe about the third quarter next year if I were to give it a longer timeframe, but I believe that even before the third quarter next year.”

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nuclear energy

Peaceful Atom May Be Generated in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya by 2023: IAEA

Lagos (Ooduarere) – A peaceful atom may be produced in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya already in the coming years, while the majority of African countries will use nuclear energy by 2030, Mikhail Chudakov, the deputy director general of the International ...

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efcc

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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Police rescue 17 kidnapped travellers in Edo

The Edo State Police Command said it had rescued 17 victims who were abducted along the Benin-Lagos Expressway, on Sunday.In a press statement on Wednesday, the spokesperson for the command, SP Chidi Nwabuzor, said that three of the victims were ...

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Obasanjo mentors repentant Lagos area boys

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has advised some Lagos street boys popularly known as “area boys” brought to him by a renowned female talking drummer, Aralola Olamuyiwa, for mentorship to rediscover themselves.The renowned female talking drummer, popularly known as Ara, took ...

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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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Ogun clamps down on illegal fish farms

In a bid to ensure food and nutrition safety as well as the health of the populace, the Ogun State government has ordered the indefinite closure of an illegal fish farm belonging to Zhongmulfeng Ecological Development Nigeria Limited, located at ...

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Festus Keyamo

Tinubu not to blame for Afenifere crisis – Keyamo

The spokesperson for the All Progressives Congress campaign council, Festus Keyamo, has said it will be unfair for anybody to link the visit of the APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, to Pa Reuben Fasoranti as the reason for the crisis ...

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