Senate begins probe of lease renewal in oil, gas sector

SENATE CHAMBER DURING THE INAUGURATION OF THE 8TH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON TUESDAY (9/6/15).<br />3023/9/6/2015/CH/BJO/NAN • Says Nigeria may lose $10 billion • Okays N348 billion outstanding subsidy claims for marketers The Senate yesterday […]

Niger Delta leaders reject PIGB, insist on PIB

President Muhammadu Buhari • Caution against repealing 13% derivation, others • ‘Why governance bill version not acceptable’ Stakeholders in Niger Delta have cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against signing the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), alleging […]

Again, SEC warns Nigerians to desist from investing in Ponzi schemes

Securities and Exchange Commission The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has again warned Nigerians against investing in schemes that offer unreasonable returns and not approved by the commission.The Acting Director-General of SEC, Ms. Mary Uduk […]

Ex-President of Mauritius meets Chibok, Dapchi girls’ parents

Former President of Mauritius, Prof. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, yesterday met with some parents of Chibok and Dapchi schoolgirls in Lagos.The closed door meeting was convened by the Chief Executive Officer CEO) of the Murtala Muhammed Foundation […]

Hate speech, politicians’ activities fueling violent attacks, say stakeholders

Martins Oloja • Experts canvass effective communications Stakeholders have said hate remarks by political office holders were fueling the raging violent attacks in the country.At a roundtable on “curbing hate speech in Nigeria’s public space” […]