Saturday, 27th November 2021
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24 Jun
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva has called for synergy among agencies in the country to tackle the increasing smuggling of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS)
22 May
The Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, has assured that the Federal Government would retain the current pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS)
20 Mar
Members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), yesterday, said that fuel supply might be disrupted throughout the country except for the Federal Government immediately
26 Nov 2020
The sincerity of President Muhhamdu Buhari’s roadmap on local refining yesterday became a subject of controversy among experts, who reviewed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Nigeria and the Niger Republic
23 Nov 2020
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Niger Republic so Nigeria can commence importation of petrol from the neighbouring country. According to the group, the failure of Buhari’s administration to fix the nation’s three or four refineries…
20 Nov 2020
Industry stakeholders, yesterday, expressed concerns over the state of Nigeria’s petroleum downstream and of other African countries in the face of emerging global issues.
13 Nov 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the increase in the pump price of fuel which increased from N159 to N170 per liter. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Friday in Abuja, rejected the increase describing it as unbearable to Nigerians.…
8 Nov 2020
Executive Secretary, African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) Anibor Kragha, in this interview with KINGSLEY JEREMIAH underscores implications of Africa’s energy outlook, the high level of sulfur in petroleum products, looming health and environmental concerns, and infrastructural challenges in the downstream sector of the continent’s petroleum industry. The African Union and the African Refiners and…
25 Sep 2020
The Federal High Court staff across the country have indicated their intention to commence a two-week strike on Sept. 28 over the recent increase in the electricity tariff and fuel pump price. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) had, on Friday, observed copies of the notice posted in and around the Federal High Court Headquarters…
24 Sep 2020
Experts has said for Nigeria to benefit from the two billion global wastes, the government must ensure rapid investment in clean and renewable energy, saying the country must begin to think circularly to regain waste as a resource. These thoughts were expressed during the last of four sustainability webinar series by Lafarge Africa, which focused…
21 Sep 2020
Amid inflation and hike in electricity and fuel tariffs, there are fears that most parents might not be able to meet their financial obligations, as schools resume today.
10 Sep 2020
A human rights group, the Joint Action Front (JAF), Oyo State chapter, yesterday, protested in Ibadan against the recent hike in the pump price of petrol, electricity tariff, Value Added Tax (VAT) and other policies of the current Federal Government. It urged mass action against the decision by the Federal Government. The JAF, a coalition…


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Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has lifted the ban on mobile telecommunication network in the state.
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Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has urged Nigerian leaders to value the interest of every section of the country in order to build a united nation devoid of agitation, disunity and disenchantment.
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Germany on Saturday confirmed its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19, in travellers who arrived at Munich airport from South Africa, regional officials said.
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Britain on Saturday announced tougher entry rules for all arriving passengers and the return of a masks mandate, after confirming its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19.
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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ondo State Command, says it has trained 2, 000 students and 300 teachers on school security and personal protection in the state.