Sunday, August 19, 2018

Total Bars 10 Bidders From Downstream Assets’ Sale

…deal reaches critical stage French oil major, Total, has pruned the list of prospective buyers for its downstream assets in Nigeria from 12 to two,...

FG approves N103.7m medical equipment for NPA

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the purchase of medical and laboratory equipment worth N103.7m for the Nigerian Ports Authority. The Minister of Transportation,...

Buhari Rejects Five National Assembly Bills

President Muhammadu Buhari has withheld assent to five bills on constitution amendment passed by the national assembly. The president communicated his decision to reject the...

CBN MPC retains interest rate at 14% for 11th consecutive time

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria on Tuesday left the Monetary Policy Rate unchanged at 14 per cent. The CBN Governor,...

Nigeria Signs MoU With Niger Republic On Crude Oil Export

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has praised the move by Nigeria to export crude oil from Niger Republic as well as the setting up of a...

We are not paying $300m for 5% stake in Nigeria Air–...

Hadi Sirika, minister of state for aviation, says the federal government is not paying $300 million for a five per cent stake in Nigeria...

Amidst FAAC controversy, finance ministry announces sharing of N669bn

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has released about N668.9 billion to the three tiers of government. The committee said the release is for salaries...

‘Zero government control’ — conditions for approval of Nigeria Air

The federal government will not be able to exercise any control over the management of the new national carrier, Nigeria Air, TheCable reports. This is...

JUST IN: Buhari approves appointments of three DGs

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of three Directors-General/Chief Executive Officers of three agencies under the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development. The agencies...

All public office holders must submit credentials for screening– SGF

Boss Mustapha, the secretary to the government of the federation, says all public office holders must submit their credentials for screening in the ongoing...

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