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Lagos leads as 36 States generate N691.11bn as revenue

Lagos leads as 36 States generate N691.11bn as revenue

News October 11, 2019 at 10:39 pm 0 comments

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
The NBS said this in its “IGR at State Level for Quarter

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EUREKA! NNPC Discovers Oil In Gongola Basin

EUREKA! NNPC Discovers Oil In Gongola Basin

News October 11, 2019 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company says its crew working at Kolmani River-II in Gongola Basin have encountered hydrocarbon outflow to the well head while performing well test operations.
It said the discovery was made at about 21:20 hours on Thursday, October 10, 2019.
“The gas component is currently being flared

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Notorious Rivers kidnap kingpin, Welle declared wanted

Notorious Rivers kidnap kingpin, Welle declared wanted

News October 11, 2019 at 8:11 pm 0 comments

The onslaught against suspected kidnapping in Rivers State takes a new turn as the Chairman of Ikwerre Local Government Area of the state, Samuel Nwanosike, has pledged N2 million reward for anyone who will give useful information that will lead to the arrest of one Oscar Welle, a suspected kidnap

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Borno State: Army Kill 15 Insurgents, Capture Boko Haram

Borno State: Army Kill 15 Insurgents, Capture Boko Haram

News October 11, 2019 at 6:52 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian Army on Thursday killed 15 suspected Boko Haram insurgents at Jigalta Village, 27 kilometres from Monguno in Borno State.
The troops in conjunction with elements of Sector 2 Multinational Joint Task Force and the Chadian Defence Forces while on a joint clearance operation, were said to have destroyed

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NNPC Seals $2.5bn Gas Supply Deal With NLNG

NNPC Seals $2.5bn Gas Supply Deal With NLNG

News October 11, 2019 at 5:47 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has challenged shareholders of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) to work very quickly towards expanding the production capacity of the company beyond Train 7 to take advantage of developments in the global LNG market.
The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari,

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Sanwo-Olu appoints Gawat as SSA on New Media

Sanwo-Olu appoints Gawat as SSA on New Media

News October 11, 2019 at 5:42 pm 0 comments

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appointed Mr. Jubril Gawat as his Senior Special Assistant on New Media. The appointment takes immediate effect.
Gawat, born on November 1, 1986, studied Computer Science with Economics at the Crescent University, Abeokuta, Ogun State and graduated in 2010.
He had worked with Courteville

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