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LMC refutes allegations against directors, threatens legal action

The League Management Company (LMC) has refuted the directives by the Chris Giwa-led leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to its chairman, Shehu Dikko, and the Chief Operating Officer (COO), Salihu Abubakar, to step aside on grounds of an alleged committal to prison by the Jos High Court for contempt of court in 2016.

Giwa Giwa-led NFF Board sacks Shehu Dikko as LMC chairman

The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, led by Chris Giwa has directed Chairman of the League Management Company, Shehu Dikko, and the Chief Operating Officer, Salihu Abubakar, to step aside following their committal to prison.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC urges stakeholders’ collaboration to boost domestic gas supply

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), says it will collaborate with its joint venture partners to increase domestic gas availability from 1.5 bscf/d to about five billion standard cubic feet per day by 2020.
Shiroro Hydroelectric Power Station

Shiroro hydroelectric power station alerts on impending flood

The North South Power Station (NSP) in Niger, has warned host communities of an impending risk of flood in communities living in the upstream and downstream of the hydro-electric power station plant.
Nigeria Stock Exchange

NSE half year result: CCNN emerges best performing stock in percentage terms

Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN) has dominated other companies to emerge as best performing stock in percentage terms on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for the half year ended June 30, 2018, according to data from the exchange.
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Henry Obih: Mafias feeding on NNPC’s pipeline network

The chief operating officer, Downstream, Nigerian National Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Henry Obih, yesterday lamented that there was a mafia living and feeding on a critical segment of the country’s pipeline network.
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Oando to lead conversations at Nigeria oil & gas conference

Following a successful outing at the recently concluded OPEC Seminar, Oando is set to lead conversations at West Africa’s largest oil and gas gathering, the Nigeria Oil and Gas Conference (NOG) in Abuja from today, July 2 – 5 themed: ‘Driving the Nigeria Oil & Gas Industry Toward Sustainable Development & Growth’.

Air Peace, Benue government seal deal on flights to Makurdi

A Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, has signed an agreement with the Benue State Government, to operate flights to the state capital, Makurdi.
President Buhari signs 2018 Appropriation Bill into Law in State House on 19th June 2018 | State House

Experts: Quick release of budget funds will ensure optimum performance

Financial experts on Thursday advised the Federal Government to avoid bureaucratic bottlenecks and ensure quick release of funds for optimal performance of the 2018 budget.

Nigerian Stock Exchange transactions defy 2018 budget signing, down by 0.10%

Investors on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Wednesday failed to react positively to the 2018 budget signed by President, Muhammadu Buhari, as the major market indicators declined further.

NNPC to reduce, recycle waste in Its operations

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday said it has developed and adopted a new policy to protect and manage the environment in all its operations across the entire value-chain it is involved in.

PIB: NNPC calls for simplified fiscal terms

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged the Senate to consider simplifying the fiscal provisions in the Petroleum Industry Fiscal Bill (PIFB) to ensure easy implementation of the law.

Nigerian Stock Exchange loses N416bn in 5 days

The market capitalisation of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) lost N416 billion in five trading days due to exit of foreign investors following delay in 2018 budget passage.

NNPC targets full implementation of 2018 budget

The Nigerian National Petroleum corporation (NNPC) has said that it has introduced measures to ensure the full implementation of its 2018 budget.

Med-View Airline apologises to passengers over flight schedule disruption

The management of Medview Airline has apologised to passengers over the inconveniences suffered following the disruption of its flight schedule on Thursday and early Friday.

2018 budget: Experts seek change in disbursement, implementation

Some financial experts on Thursday said the Federal Government must change its approach towards the implementation and disbursement of the annual budget for it to impact positively on Nigerians.

NNPC: Federal government responsible for fuel subsidy payment

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, disclosed that it was the Federal Government that is paying subsidy on petrol and not the corporation.

NSE: All-Share Index drops further by 0.04 percent

Transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) maintained a downward trend on Tuesday, with the All-Share Index declining by 0.04 per cent.

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Police dismiss four SARS operatives, charge them to court

The Assistant Inspector General in charge of Zone 2 Command, Adamu Ibrahim, has upheld the recommendation of police disciplinary body that recommended the dismissal of four policemen attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Ikeja, Lagos State.

Egypt hikes natural gas prices by up to 75%

Egypt raised natural gas prices for households and businesses on Saturday by between 33.3 and 75%, the latest among tough austerity measures aimed at rebuilding the country's economy battered by years of unrest since a 2011 uprising.
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Germany drops economic sanctions against Turkey

Germany has lifted economic sanctions on Turkey and relaxed its travel advice to the country, German officials said, after Ankara ended its two-year state of emergency.
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Report: PSG’s Grzegorz Krychowiak to join Lokomotiv Moscow on loan

Paris Saint-Germain defensive midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak is on the verge of joining Russian champions Lokomotiv Moscow on a season-long loan with an option to buy, ESPN reports.