A Federal High Court in Lagos has nullified the national caretaker committee constituted by the Peoples Democratic Party during last Saturday’s convention.
Oil dipped Tuesday as a stronger US dollar and progress in controlling wildfires in Canada’s crude-producing Alberta province dampened prices.
All things considered, the Niger Delta Avengers are no different from the Boko Haram criminality in the Northern part of Nigeria, and if I wanted to be too strict, I would say that the Niger Delta Avengers are more deadly, more destructive, more dangerous and consequently more devilish.
A former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Abubakar Lawal Yar’Adua, bought a posh house worth £890,000 in London using a secret offshore company he registered in the British Virgin Island.
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says it gets credit line from outside investors to access foreign exchange to import petroleum products in the country.
Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has been told to apologise and refund the N10 billion from the State coffers which he wasted on last Saturday’s inconclusive National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has granted an interim injunction restraining the immediate past National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Professor Adewale Oladipo who were removed from office at the PDP National Convention held on Saturday May 21, 2016, from parading themselves as National officers of the Party pending the hearing and determination of the motion on notice brought before it by the Peoples Democratic Party.
We will go and dialogue with them: Kachikwu on Niger Delta Militants, Tompolo Launches Manhunt for Niger Delta Avengers
Contrary to application of brutal force against militants in the Niger Delta region, the federal government has been advised to engage the vandals who have been attacking oil installations in the region in dialogue.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has disputed Monday’s media report that he had opted to go on exile in Cote d’Ivoire, confirming, however, that he was indeed in the West African country, but was not in exile.
A group of investors from China on Monday in Abuja, expressed investment interest in energy, railway and communication sectors of Nigeria’s economy.
Mrs Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, has called for reorientation of Nigerians to understanding the benefits of zero-based budgeting (ZBB).
A lawyer and defence witness in the trial of Chief Olisa Metuh, National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Anthony Okeke, yesterday disclosed that the image of former President Goodluck Jonathan was battered by the then opposition All Progressives Congress’ “smear campaign”.
Many Nigerians believe that the main reason why the nationwide strike over petrol price hike called out by the Nigeria Labour Congress was not effective is that Nigerians were not interested in the strike. That might be true. But we have overlooked the role a divided labour union has played.
The Federal Government on Monday said foreign investors were free to take part in the planned concession of the nation’s four major airports.
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative has accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation of not remitting $3.8bn (about N748.6bn at the current official rate of N197 to a dollar) and N358.3bn to the Federation Account in 2013 in its latest audit report.