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30 Oct 2020
Barring unforeseen circumstances, the newly-licensed Lagos Commodities and Futures Exchange (LCFE), is targeting about 10 million Nigerian youths for empowerment as commodities traders under its proposed capacity building programme. The Exchange plans to leverage its state-of-the-art technology to bring millennials and those in the group of Generation Z to the commodities and futures exchange ecosystem…
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…
15 Sep 2020
Nigeria is gifted with large quantities of solid minerals across virtually every state of the federation. Like oil and gas, solid minerals are essential to the country’s development due to their manifold utility. Thus, state governments have a vital role to play if governance in the mining sector will improve and subsequently have a positive…
19 Aug 2020
The Minister of State Mines and Steel Development, Dr Uchechukwu Ogah, has set up a Joint Technical Committee with the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission
16 Aug 2020
Prof. Damilola Olawuyi is the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Afe Babalola University and Director, Institute for Oil, Gas, Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development (OGEES Institute).
8 Aug 2020
Mr Justice Derefaka, Technical Adviser, Gas Business and Policy Implementation to Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, says the National Gas Transportation Network Code (NGTNC) will “Go-Live” on Monday
29 Jul 2020
The World Bank has said that estimates from satellite data show global gas flaring rose to levels not seen in more than a decade, to 150 billion cubic meters (bcm),
11 Jul 2020
The shelved increase in electricity tariff in the country has continued to generate more reactions, as stakeholders, yesterday, demanded improved service delivery in the sector
8 Jul 2020
Maurizio Coratella, is the Chief Operating Officer of Saipem E&C Onshore Division. In this interview with FEMI ADEKOYA, he talks about the recent EPC contracts on the NLNG Train 7
8 Jul 2020
Chairman of the Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN), Nik Odinuwe, has said the $2.8 billion Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas pipeline project will help
2 Jul 2020
Pathetically, that call on federal authorities (to breach fiscal responsibility law) actually amounts to preaching to a dyed-in-the-wool violator of selected laws.
2 Jul 2020
Fresh concerns have arisen over the outlook of Nigeria’s oil and gas fiscal regime, as efforts intensify on the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill


Gov Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Wednesday directed Local Government Chairmen to reside within their domains and ensure peaceful coexistence in their communities.
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Igbo youths under the auspices of the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL) on Wednesday warned groups and individuals promoting the presidential ambition of Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu to stay clear of the zone. President and Publicity Secretary of the group, Goodluck Ibem and Okay Nworu, in a statement, described as "unfortunate" how certain…
32 mins ago
A Chinese court rejected an appeal in a landmark sexual harassment case on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the country's fledgling #MeToo movement. Zhou Xiaoxuan stepped forward in 2018 to accuse popular state TV host Zhu Jun of forcibly kissing and groping her during her 2014 internship at the broadcaster. Her case inspired many others…
35 mins ago
Tunisia's judicial authorities on Wednesday revoked the sacking in early June by President Kais Saied of almost 50 judges, a court spokesman told AFP. A June 1 presidential decree in the North African country saw Saied fire 57 judges, after accusing many of corruption and other crimes. His move, which rights groups called "a deep…
38 mins ago
Director, Centre for Democratic Development Research and Training, Professor Abubakar Siddique Mohammad has advocated intervention of foreign government to end insurgency in Nigeria. While the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, lecturer lauded the efforts of the Nigerian forces to nip the excesses of the terrorists in the bud, he said the strength of the nation's military…