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Man in court for allegedly stealing 952 air-conditioner kits

A 41-year-old man, Taofeek Omotosho, appeared at an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Friday for allegedly stealing 952 pieces of air condition kits, valued at N7.1 million.
File photo- Construction work at the Dangote refinery and fertiliser site in Lekki Lagos. Company complying with Local Content Act

Official: Completion of Dangote refinery will help Africa’s sloppy economy

Nigeria and other African countries would soon heave a sigh of relief from the sloppy economic situation occasioned by price instability with the imminent completion of the Dangote Refinery and other modular refineries in Nigeria.

NNPC: Nigeria’s refineries not too old

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the country’s refineries are not too old for effective refining operations.
The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has said the party would resist any attempt to rig the forthcoming general elections in the state.

Jimi Agbaje: We will resist any attempt to rig Lagos election

The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has said the party would resist any attempt to rig the forthcoming general elections in the state.

Central bank may increase items on forex restriction list to 50

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) may increase the items on the foreign exchange (forex) restriction list from 42 to 50 in order to boost local production and stimulate the export market.

Refinery: Federal government will source forex from Dangote – CBN chief

The Federal Government will soon start sourcing foreign exchange (forex) from Dangote Group, as soon as the latter’s refinery, petrochemicals and fertilizer projects come on stream.

Federal government, financiers to resume negotiations on repair of refineries

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has disclosed that he would lead teams from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and potential financiers of the planned repair of the NNPC’s refineries in Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt, to a resumed negotiation over outstanding terms in the deal.
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Adejare Adegbenro: Nigeria yet to fully exit recession

The Chief Executive Officer of Balmoral International Ltd, Otunba Adejare Adegbenro, has said Nigeria has not fully exited recession because some traces of causes of the monster are still very much visible around.
File photo- Construction work at the Dangote refinery and fertiliser site in Lekki Lagos. Company complying with Local Content Act

Dangote Refinery to save Nigeria from dirty fuels with Euro V specification

Dangote Oil Refinery Company (DORC) says the 650,000 barrels per day refinery has been designed to process a variety of light and medium grades of crude and produce extremely clean fuels that meet Euro V specification.
File photo- Construction work at the Dangote refinery and fertiliser site in Lekki Lagos. Company complying with Local Content Act

LCCI: Dangote refinery project to boost economic activities in downstream

The Organized Private Sector under the auspices of Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has described the coming of Dangote Oil Refining and Petrochemicals as a looming economic transformation of the downstream sector of the petroleum industry the reform.
File photo- Construction work at the Dangote refinery and fertiliser site in Lekki Lagos. Company complying with Local Content Act

Dangote refinery partners with NCDMB on local content

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has declared its intention to partner with Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemical Free Trade Zone Enterprises (DPRP) on the effective implementation of the Local Content Act in the country.
The Dangote Oil Refinery jetty located at the Lekki Free Trade Zone, Lagos has received its first ever ship call. The ship named “BBC Naples”

Dangote refinery jetty receives first ship

The Dangote Oil Refinery jetty located at the Lekki Free Trade Zone, Lagos has received its first ever ship call. The ship named “BBC Naples” berthed at the new jetty on Sunday evening to deliver essential equipment for ongoing construction work at the Dangote Refinery.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

Babatunde Fashola: We can’t give up on Nigeria

Despite the slow pace of development in the country, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, says the Buhari administration is working round the clock to bring Nigeria back on track.

Lagos government arraigns 50 for arson, demolishes illegal structures

The Lagos State Government during the week arraigned 50 suspects before Chief Magistrate Bola Osunsanmi of Court 4, Ikeja Magisterial District over an attack on officials of the State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) and the vandalism of their equipment (caterpillar) at Idansan Village in Ibeju, Lekki.

Lagos government arraigns 50 suspects over vandalisation of government equipment

The Lagos States Government on Thursday arraigned 50 suspects before Chief Magistrate Bola Osunsanmi of Court 4, Ikeja Magisterial District over attack and vandalization of government equipment (caterpillar) around Idansan Village, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos State.
Dangote Cement's chief executive Devakumar Edwin gestures during an interview with Reuters in his office in Ikoyi district in Lagos April 7, 2014. REUTERS-Akintunde Akinleye

Devakumar Edwin: Dangote Refinery will be ready 2020

The Dangote Group has dismissed suggestions that the huge oil refinery being built in Lekki, Lagos Nigeria, will not be ready in 2020 as planned.

Dangote refinery to save $7.5bn through import substitution

The construction of the 650,000 barrels of crude oil per day Dangote Refinery is expected to help Nigeria save over $7.5 billion through import substitution.

Experts urge federal government to revive refineries to reduce fuel import

Experts, on Wednesday, called on the Federal Government to urgently revamp the nation’s refineries and create an enabling environment for private investment in refineries to curb the rising importation of petroleum products.

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