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NNPC Pledges To Intensify Anti-Corruption Drive

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has pledged to strengthen the anti-graft war across its value chain to ensure efficiency and optimization of resources. NNPC GMD, Dr. Baru, said as an anti-corruption minded entity, the NNPC had meted out appropriate sanctions against staff found to have flouted established process and procedures. Dr. Baru stated this Thursday in Abuja while receiving the ma ...

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Governors Commend FG’s Social Investment Programmes, Say It Enhances National Security

*NEC to hold Special Meeting soon on National Security Concerns After a briefing by the National Security Adviser to the President, Major-General Babagana Monguno, members of the National Economic Council praised the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programmes noting its potential role and significance in enhancing the security of the country. The National Security Adviser had indicated that unemploym ...

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Embattled Baru Hails Paradigm Shift In NASS, NNPC Relations

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Maikanti Baru, has commended the 8th National Assembly over the improved relations between the Corporation and the lawmakers. Dr. Baru gave this commendation during an interactive session between the Management of NNPC and members of the House of Representatives Committee on Local Content at the NNPC Towers in Abuja. He de ...

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Social Media Dangerous, Doesn’t Give A Damn About Ethics – NBC Boss

By Abdallah el-Kurebe The Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Modibbo Kawu has said that the social media had became a main source of insensitive reports against the society. The DG who was represented by a Director at the Commission, Dr. Armstrong Idachaba spoke at the opening of a two-day National Conference of Catholic Social and Communication Directors on Tuesday‎. The theme ...

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Failure to Appear Before Senate: Hameed Ali Risks Arrest

By Augustine Osayande The Senate on Wednesday resolved to compel the Comptroller General of Nigerian Customs Hameed Ali to appear before it to explain issue of proposed retrospective duty payment on vehicles in Nigeria. The decision was taken after the Senate President Bukola Saraki read out another letter from the Comptroller General explaining the reason he can not appear before the Senate. In his reactio ...

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Customs Duty Directive ‘ Put On Hold’ As Ali Meets NASS Leaders

The Nigeria Customs Service has put on hold its  directive  on payment of customs duty on vehicles. This twist was announced  in a statement Tuesday by Ag. Public Relations Officer of customs, Joseph Attah. He said: "Following the unnecessary tension generated as a result of misconception and misrepresentation of the Nigeria Customs Service planned motor duty payment, the leadership of the National Assembly ...

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Again, CBN Boosts FOREX Supply with $195m

As anticipated last weekend, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, sustained the supply of foreign exchange to the market by concluding arrangement to release the sum of $195 million (One Hundred and Ninety Five Million Dollars) comprising  $150 million for the wholesale auction and $45 million in the invisible segment for such items as medical fees, tuition fees, Personal Travel All ...

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National Assembly Support Critical To Success Of Economic Plan

  The support of the National Assembly is very critical to the successful implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has told members of the House of Representatives Tactical Committee on Recession. Members of the Committee were at the Ministry on Tuesday to further discuss ways of speedily getting the economy o ...

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Customs Duty: Hameed Ali’s Letter Sparks Fresh Row In Nigeria’s Senate

A letter from the   Comptroller General  of  Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Retired)  on Tuesday explaining   why he could not  honour  last week’s  summon by the Senate sparked fresh anger at the upper  chamber of the National Assembly. Majority of the Senators  present during the plenary flared  up immediately the clerk to the Senate, as directed by the Senate President Bukola Saraki read out the letter from C ...

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BREAKING: EFCC Intercepts Mystery N49m Cash At Kaduna Airport

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kaduna zonal office, on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 intercepted the  sum of N49million in five large black 150kg colored buhu sacks following a tip off. Wilson Uwujaren,spokesman of EFCC who disclosed this also said during a routine baggage screening, five sacks were sighted unattended and without tags containing fresh bulk items suspected to be ...

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Photo News: GE @ Social Media Week In Lagos

Segun Obagbemi, Head of Communications & Public Affairs, GE West Africa, Yewande Thorpe, Brand/Digital Lead, GE Africa with two participants, Judith Uwandi and Olamoyegun Kayode at GE Nigeria's 3-D Printing workshop for Social Media Week Lagos.   ...

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