Federal Govt Urged to Set Up Committee On Local Refineries

[Guardian] Yenagoa -As the federal government continues to fine tune arrangements for the establishment of modular refineries in oil producing communities, a group under the auspices of the Niger Delta Youth Coalition for Peace and Progress (NDYCPP), o…

[Guardian] Yenagoa -As the federal government continues to fine tune arrangements for the establishment of modular refineries in oil producing communities, a group under the auspices of the Niger Delta Youth Coalition for Peace and Progress (NDYCPP), on Sunday urged the government to set up a committee to identify and document local refineries operations in the region.

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Accountants List Ways for Govt to Exit Recession

[Guardian] Uyo -The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has called on government to spend money on generating employment to increase people’s purchasing power for the country to come out of the recession.

[Guardian] Uyo -The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has called on government to spend money on generating employment to increase people's purchasing power for the country to come out of the recession.

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Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight Meant to Silence Opposition, Says Umar

[Guardian] The former military governor of Kaduna State, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption crusade as one meant to silence the opposition in the country.

[Guardian] The former military governor of Kaduna State, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar, has described President Muhammadu Buhari's anti-corruption crusade as one meant to silence the opposition in the country.

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Should Tanzania Make Own Way On Coal?

[Citizen] What we mine and how we generate power has become a global topic. But while it’s easy to lecture from the comfort of Europe or America, GEOFF HILL says the problem in Africa is different.

[Citizen] What we mine and how we generate power has become a global topic. But while it's easy to lecture from the comfort of Europe or America, GEOFF HILL says the problem in Africa is different.

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Lagos MSSN Honours Outstanding Students, Lambasts State Govt

[Premium Times] In a bid to encourage academic excellence among students, the Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, MSSN, Lagos State Area Unit, has honoured some outstanding students from selected tertiary institutions in the state.

[Premium Times] In a bid to encourage academic excellence among students, the Muslim Students' Society of Nigeria, MSSN, Lagos State Area Unit, has honoured some outstanding students from selected tertiary institutions in the state.

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ASUU Wants JAMB Scrapped, Civic Group Blasts Lecturers’ Union

[Premium Times] The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and a civic group have disagreed on the need for the UTME examination and the performance of Ishaq Oloyede, a professor, as Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

[Premium Times] The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and a civic group have disagreed on the need for the UTME examination and the performance of Ishaq Oloyede, a professor, as Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

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Federal Govt Votes U.S.$190 Million for Ogoni Clean-Up

[Guardian] The Federal Government has earmarked $190 million towards the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Ogoniland.Senator Magnus Abe, representing Rivers South East Senatorial district revealed this in Port Harcour…

[Guardian] The Federal Government has earmarked $190 million towards the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Ogoniland.Senator Magnus Abe, representing Rivers South East Senatorial district revealed this in Port Harcourt at the weekend.

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