NNPC to Right-Size, Not Fire Workforce When PIGB Becomes Law – Baru

[This Day] Abuja -The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has disclosed that the NNPC has started to prepare for the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) when it i…

[This Day] Abuja -The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has disclosed that the NNPC has started to prepare for the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) when it is finally signed into a law and its operations reformed, adding that the transformation process will lead to the right-sizing of its personnel but not job losses.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senator Links Increased Herdsmen Killings to Released Boko Haram Members

[This Day] Jalingo -Senate Deputy Minority Leader, Emmanuel Bwacha, has attributed the increasing spate of killings by herdsmen across the country to the release of suspected Boko Haram members in prison custody.

[This Day] Jalingo -Senate Deputy Minority Leader, Emmanuel Bwacha, has attributed the increasing spate of killings by herdsmen across the country to the release of suspected Boko Haram members in prison custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Looks Up to Turkey to Develop Satellite Market

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd, NIGCOMSAT, is engaging Turkish satellite operator, Turksat A.S on the possibility of expanding their market across various industries to deepen services at more affordable rates.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd, NIGCOMSAT, is engaging Turkish satellite operator, Turksat A.S on the possibility of expanding their market across various industries to deepen services at more affordable rates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Rights Body Should Take Further Action On DR Congo

[HRW] In December, violence broke out in Ituri province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Militias launched deadly attacks on villages, killing scores of civilians, torching thousands of homes, and displacing more than 100,000 people, inclu…

[HRW] In December, violence broke out in Ituri province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Militias launched deadly attacks on villages, killing scores of civilians, torching thousands of homes, and displacing more than 100,000 people, including nearly 60,000 refugees who fled to Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Lawmaker Vows to Help Solve Kogi Herdsmen Crisis

[Vanguard] Abuja -The House of Representatives Chairman, Committee on Capital Market and Other Institutions, Tajudeen Yusuf, yesterday vowed to help Kogi State avoid a re-occurrence of killings in Dekina and Omala areas of the state.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The House of Representatives Chairman, Committee on Capital Market and Other Institutions, Tajudeen Yusuf, yesterday vowed to help Kogi State avoid a re-occurrence of killings in Dekina and Omala areas of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mkuchika to Grace First Uongozi Institute Graduation

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Minister of State, President’s Office, Public Service and Good Governance Mr George Mkuchika is expected to grace the graduation ceremony for the first group of graduates of the UONGOZI Institute Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) in …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Minister of State, President's Office, Public Service and Good Governance Mr George Mkuchika is expected to grace the graduation ceremony for the first group of graduates of the UONGOZI Institute Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Leadership scheduled to take place in March 21st, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Navy Uncovers Apartments Used to Store Petrol in Lagos

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Navy Ship ,NNS Beecroft of the Western Naval Command, Apapa, Lagos, has uncovered residential apartments in Idumagbo, a rivirine community at Atlas Cove, converted to petroleum products storage facilities. Recovered, were over 2…

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Navy Ship ,NNS Beecroft of the Western Naval Command, Apapa, Lagos, has uncovered residential apartments in Idumagbo, a rivirine community at Atlas Cove, converted to petroleum products storage facilities. Recovered, were over 2500 jerry cans loaded with petroleum products.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria