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12 Oct 2021
Globalisation has become a dominant issue with the potential of enriching not only national economies but also the workplace.
11 Sep 2020
Full deregulation of the downstream sector of the economy may make consumers in the far north and riverine areas pay more for petroleum products.
10 Jun 2020
Oil marketers have said the inability of the Federal Government to unveil legislation that will support claims of deregulation shows that it is still flirting with subsidy, and might be unwilling to adjust prices when oil prices hit certain benchmarks.
7 Jan 2019
Total deregulation of the downstream sub-sector of the country’s petroleum industry will unlock the huge private investment potential and drive sustainable growth operation-wise. These were the views of stakeholders in the industry, who are also perturbed about the huge amount of money spent by Federal Government yearly on subsidy payment for imported petroleum products. They…
28 Dec 2016
Speaking on the Federal Government’s goal is to deregulate the downstream sector of the petroleum industry, Kachikwu said though the government is not there yet, it will continue to fine-tune the process until the goal is achieved.
26 Sep 2016
Unfortunately for us, they paid us the naira at a time we were going through uncertain foreign exchange. Our banks did not access the dollars to liquidate exposures to their correspondence banks.
17 Jul 2016
Having been deregulated, the price of diesel is not under the control of the Federal Government, as marketers sell according to the forces of demand and supply.
17 Jun 2016
To fill the regulatory gaps in the digital economy, these behemoths have resorted to what could be referred to as spontaneous deregulation.
1 Jun 2016
Operators in the nation’s capital market have urged the Central Bank of Bank (CBN) to urgently deploy structures that would help drive the policy of introducing flexibility ...
27 May 2016
Philosophy, what doesn’t exist doesn’t have a name. Right from the days of my late grandmother who always advised us not to be selfish, I have learnt that what goes round, comes around.
23 May 2016
The Oyo State government has thrown its full support behind the recently announced deregulation of the downstream sector of the nation’s oil industry, urging workers in its employ ...
Report of a looming fuel scarcity again at this time of the year has come
21 May 2016
“We shall lead Nigerians in a one-million-man solidarity march in Abuja and major cities in Nigeria in support of government’s decision that removed oil subsidy on Monday.”


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Atalanta forward, Ademola Lookman, has said the upcoming double-header qualifiers for the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) against Guinea-Bissau present the super Eagles with the opportunity to take a step closer to securing another appearance at the continental football showpiece in Cote d'Ivoire next year. Nigeria currently tops Group A with two wins from…
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UK police on Thursday charged a 28-year-old man with the attempted murders of two elderly men who were set on fire after they left mosques, in separate attacks.
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The Kaduna State Government on Thursday alleged that some politicians are planning to sponsor and instigate their followers to embark on public protests aimed at a breakdown of law and order. Kaduna Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, said in a statement on Thursday that the state government received credible intelligence reports…
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Russia's ex-president Dmitry Medvedev has warned that attempts to arrest Vladimir Putin abroad after the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued a warrant against him would be seen by Moscow as a "declaration of war".
32 mins ago
Napoli forward, Victor Osimhen, has sent a message that is likely to give nightmares to players and coaches of the Guinea-Bissau national team ahead of the two-legged 2023 African Cup of Nations qualifiers. Osimhen, who has been in great scoring form this season for Italian Serie A tabletoppers, Napoli, arrived at the Super Eagles' camp…