Category Archives: Breaking

“Okonjo-Iweala Is Being Persecuted Over Expenditure From The Excess Crude Account”

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former minister of finance, is being persecuted over expenditure from the excess crude account, her media aide has said. According to Thecable.ng, Paul Nwabuikwu said the clarification by finance commissioners on expenditure from the account was an acknowledgment that “this is not an Okonjo-Iweala issue”. He said: “The statement clearly shows that Federation…

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Presidency Says Funds In Excess Crude Account Intact, Not Included In Bailout Package

The Presidency today said it has not included funds in the Excess Crude Account (ECA) in the bailout package approved by President Muhammadu Buhari for states to pay wages as reported in the media, click here to read our previous report.   A statement by Femi Adesina, the President Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,…

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Elumelu Pledges $150,000 In Bid To End Poverty In Africa

 L-R: Former president of Ghana John Kufuor; President of Cote D’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara, Co-Chair of the Africa Energy Leaders Group (AELG); Tony O. Elumelu, Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Co-Chair of the AELG; Vice President of Nigeria Yemi Osinbajo  “Providing access to electricity for schools, hospitals, businesses and industries is the single most impactful intervention…

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President Buhari Promises Reforms & New Policies In Oil & Gas Sector

President Muhammadu Buhari (M) with Board of Directors of Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas Limited (LNG)    President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Tuesday said that his administration will undertake appropriate reforms and implement fresh policies to boost national income from oil and gas production. Speaking at separate meetings with delegations from Exxon- Mobil and the…

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President Buhari Appoints Zakari As The Acting Chairman Of INEC

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs. Amina Bala Zakari as the Acting National Chairman of Nigeria’s electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), following Tuesday’s retirement of Professor Attahiru Jega, its former chairman. Until her appointment, Zakari was a National Commissioner at INEC. A statement by Haruna Imrana, Director of Communications for the Head of…

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