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Ibe Kachikwu: Modular refineries can’t solve petrol supply deficit

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has said contrary to beliefs in certain quarters, the proposed modular refineries in the Delta region of the country, could not bridge the petrol supply deficit Nigeria is currently experiencing.

SON to establish NIS clubs in Niger schools

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), said on Tuesday that it has concluded arrangements to establish Nigeria Industrial Standards (NIS) clubs in primary and secondary schools in Niger.

Senator Udoma: Nigeria is fully out of recession

The development, the government said, followed the latest reports by the National Bureau of Statistics on the nation’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP, and other related economic performance numbers.

Turkey seeks free trade agreement with ECOWAS

Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci has suggested that a free trade agreement will be a key step to boost business ties between Ankara and the Economic Community of West African States.

General Gowon: Nigeria must plan beyond oil to remain competitive

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, said on Wednesday, that Nigeria must take decisive steps to plan beyond oil so as to reposition the nation’s economy for international competitiveness.

Nigeria signs African trade agreement in March

Nigeria will sign the Continental Africa Free Trade Area Agreement in March as part of efforts to prioritise trade as a significant instrument for reform in the country.

Governor Obiano tasks legal practitioners on professionalism, research to advance jurisprudence

Governor Willie Obiano has tasked legal practitioners to strive towards professionalism and pursue deep insight on the law as a way of advancing the nation’s jurisprudence.

Bank credit to private sector fell in 2017 Q4 – NBS

Credit facilities allocated to the private sector by banks in the fourth quarter of 2017 decreased to N15.74 trillion from the N15.83 trillion recorded in the third quarter, a Nigerian Bureau of Statistics, report has shown.

Governor Ambode’s aide Deji Tinubu buried in Lagos

The remains of Deji Tinubu, Special Adviser to the Governor of Lagos State on Commerce and Industry was buried on Tuesday at the Vaults and Gardens, Ikoyi, Lagos.

Lagos to hold candle light procession for Deji Tinubu

The Lagos State Sports Commission and the entire Lagos State sports family will on Sunday hold a candle light procession for the late Deji Tinubu at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall of the Teslim Balogun, Surulere.

How Deji Tinubu died – Lagos govt

The Lagos State Government has narrated how the Special Adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Commerce and Industry, Deji Tinubu, died.

Deji Tinubu’s sudden death evokes outpouring of grief

There has been an outpouring of grief in the social media following the sudden death on Thursday of Deji Tinubu, Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Commerce and Industry.

Experts advise federal govt to establish cattle ranches instead of colonies

Experts and practitioners in the agricultural sector have advised the Federal Government to stop pushing for cattle colonies and instead, establish cattle ranches as a solution to the raging farmers/herdsmen clashes in the country.

Nigeria’s economy will do better in 2018 – Senator Udoma

The Minster of Budget & National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has said that Nigeria’s economic outlook for 2018 is looking positive due to the huge potentials available as a result of the various initiatives by government to sustain growth since its exit from recession.

Indicators point to better economic performance in 2018 – Senator Udoma

The Nigerian economy will be significantly better in 2018 going by the consistent positive trend of key indicators since the country emerged from recession in the second quarter of last year, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has said.

Governor Ambode reshuffles cabinet, drops three commissioners

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday carried out a major cabinet reshuffle, dropping three commissioners and appointing five new ones

Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni refuses to sign biosafety bill into law

President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda on Friday declined to sign a bill into law which allows Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) into the country, a parliament spokesperson said.

Governor Emmanuel presents N651.5 billion budget to Akwa Ibom Assembly

Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Emmanuel, on Friday, presented the state 2018 budget estimates to the state House of Assembly.

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