Niger Delta Congress warns against bidding for 57 marginal oil fields
Niger Delta Congress (NDC) has warned investors against participating in the bid for 57 marginal oil fields in their region. "We are aware that the announced bidding process is just another means to enrich the elites of the major ethnic groups of this country at our expense, since very few Niger Deltans can be said…
‘How to generate more employment in maritime sector’
The Federal Government has been urged to utilize the legal implementable priorities for the development of indigenes operation and generation of employment
Federal Government, Turkey partner on Green and Brownfield projects
The Federal Government has concluded plans with the government of Turkey for the development of Greenfield and Brownfield projects in strategic locations
‘How 265 government agencies violated fiscal, audit rules’
About 265 agencies of the Federal Government have violated the fiscal and audit rules governing the operations of government accounts in 2017.
Roads: Federal Government as dog in the manger
The recent declaration by the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, that the Federal Government will not refund states that rehabilitate federal roads is in bad taste. The decision is misguided, ill-informed and can only worsen the pain and suffering of Nigerians on the nation’s deplorable roads. Not even in a war situation would…
We’re addressing your concerns, FG tells U.S. investors
The Federal Government has assured existing and potential American investors of its commitment to addressing issues of corruption, political instability, and insecurity in the country.
Ganduje proposes N197.6b budget for 2020
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has presented a budget proposal of N197.6 billion for 2020 before Kano State House of Assembly.
FG bans supply of petrol to filling stations near borders
The Nigerian government has banned the supply of petroleum products to filling stations at least 20 kilometres away from all borders. "The Comptroller-General of Customs of has directed that henceforth no petroleum products no matter the tank size is permitted to be discharged in any filling station within 20 kilometres to the Border," Augustine Chidi,…