Environmental NGO Backs Litigation Against Shell in Netherlands

[This Day] Benin City -The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth (ERA/FoEN) wednesday, backed plans by Friends of the Earth Netherlands to take Shell to court if it does not act on its demands to stop destruction of the climate.

[This Day] Benin City -The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth (ERA/FoEN) wednesday, backed plans by Friends of the Earth Netherlands to take Shell to court if it does not act on its demands to stop destruction of the climate.

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Lagos Moves to Tackle Arms Proliferation, Gender-Based Crimes, Others

[This Day] The Lagos State Government wednesday said plans had been firmed up to convene a security summit where a comprehensive strategy and homegrown solutions would be developed by critical stakeholders to myriads of security challenges confronting …

[This Day] The Lagos State Government wednesday said plans had been firmed up to convene a security summit where a comprehensive strategy and homegrown solutions would be developed by critical stakeholders to myriads of security challenges confronting the state such as cultism, drug abuse, gender-based crimes, arms proliferation, among others.

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U.S., UK Envoys Meet With Otedola, Discuss Investment Opportunities

[This Day] United States Ambassador to Nigeria Stuart Symington and his UK counterpart Ambassador Paul Arkwright have paid separate visits to the Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Mr. Femi Otedola, during which the parties held discussions on the Nigerian eco…

[This Day] United States Ambassador to Nigeria Stuart Symington and his UK counterpart Ambassador Paul Arkwright have paid separate visits to the Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Mr. Femi Otedola, during which the parties held discussions on the Nigerian economy and the role of businesses in the country in exploring partnerships with international businesses to create more job opportunities for Nigerian youths.

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Fashola, Dangote, Ajumogobia, Others to Attend Unilag Law Faculty Lecture

[This Day] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN), President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and former Foreign Affairs Minister, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia (SAN) are among dignitaries expected to grace the second public …

[This Day] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN), President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and former Foreign Affairs Minister, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia (SAN) are among dignitaries expected to grace the second public lecture of the Department of Commercial and Industrial Law, Faculty of Law, University of Lagos (UNILAG).

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Ooni of Ife Urges Kaduna Senators to Support El-Rufai

[This Day] Kaduna -The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has appealed to Kaduna State senators to forget about their political differences and support Governor Nasir El-Rufai to develop the state.

[This Day] Kaduna -The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has appealed to Kaduna State senators to forget about their political differences and support Governor Nasir El-Rufai to develop the state.

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Mahumapelo Blames Nehawu Strike for Stalled Probe Into Gupta-Linked Company Contract

[News24Wire] Forensic investigations instituted by North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo into the provincial department of health have been hindered by the ongoing strike by members of the National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union (Nehawu), hi…

[News24Wire] Forensic investigations instituted by North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo into the provincial department of health have been hindered by the ongoing strike by members of the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu), his office says.

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OPEC’s March Oil Output Sinks to 11-Month Low

[This Day] Crude oil production by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) fell in March to an 11-month low as a result of declining Angolan exports, Libyan outages and a further slide in Venezuelan output, thus increasing compliance w…

[This Day] Crude oil production by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) fell in March to an 11-month low as a result of declining Angolan exports, Libyan outages and a further slide in Venezuelan output, thus increasing compliance with a supply-cutting deal by the oil producers to another record.

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Catholic Bishop Plans Meeting With Parents of Leah Sharibu

[This Day] Awka -The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has revealed that he plans to meet with the parents of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, who refused to convert to Islam on the prompting of Boko Haram terr…

[This Day] Awka -The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has revealed that he plans to meet with the parents of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, who refused to convert to Islam on the prompting of Boko Haram terrorists.

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