OPL 245 – a Most Popular Oil Block

[This Day] The Petroleum Act 1969 (as amended) grants powers to the Ministry of Petroleum, acting through the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to administer the licensing of oil blocks in the country.

[This Day] The Petroleum Act 1969 (as amended) grants powers to the Ministry of Petroleum, acting through the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to administer the licensing of oil blocks in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Seeks Extra Seats On Boards of Discos As BPE Calls for Parley

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government appears not to have relented on its desire to have additional seats on the boards of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria’s electricity sector, and has in this regards asked the Bureau o…

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government appears not to have relented on its desire to have additional seats on the boards of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria's electricity sector, and has in this regards asked the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) to begin negotiations on this with the Discos, THISDAY yesterday learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dangote Cement Lifts Market As Trading Resumes On Bullish Note

[This Day] The stock market resumed on positive note on monday as the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index appreciated by 0.05 per cent to close at 41,233.42. Similarly, market capitalisation added N16.6 billion to close at N14.9 trillion.

[This Day] The stock market resumed on positive note on monday as the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index appreciated by 0.05 per cent to close at 41,233.42. Similarly, market capitalisation added N16.6 billion to close at N14.9 trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidency – PDP’s Letter to UN Preposterous, Confirms It As Bad Loser

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency on Monday cried wolf over the letter sent to the United Nations (UN) by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alleging violations of human rights by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and its indifference to …

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency on Monday cried wolf over the letter sent to the United Nations (UN) by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alleging violations of human rights by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and its indifference to wanton destruction of lives in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Will Resolve Power Distribution Troubles Before Year End, Fashola Assures

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said that the federal government was working out measures that would improve the distribution capacities of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nig…

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said that the federal government was working out measures that would improve the distribution capacities of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria's power sector, and should be done with that by the end of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Meets Saraki, Dogara, Says N’assembly Invasion an Embarrassment

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned at the recent invasion of the National Assembly by unknown persons who carted away its mace, describing the development as an embarrassment and promising to investigate the incident.

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned at the recent invasion of the National Assembly by unknown persons who carted away its mace, describing the development as an embarrassment and promising to investigate the incident.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyatta’s Statement on the Deaths of 9 Soldiers in Somalia

[Kenya Presidency] Earlier today, I was appalled and saddened to learn that we had lost nine young patriots to a cowardly terrorist attack in Somalia. These men gave their lives for their country, and for peace; we must, and we will, honour their servi…

[Kenya Presidency] Earlier today, I was appalled and saddened to learn that we had lost nine young patriots to a cowardly terrorist attack in Somalia. These men gave their lives for their country, and for peace; we must, and we will, honour their service, their sacrifice and their valour.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya