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FG further slashes fuel price to N123.50

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, has announced the further reduction of fuel price from N125.00 to N123.50 per liter.

 

 

 

 

 

Executive Secretary of PPPRA [...]

Wed, 01 April 2020


COVID-19: NCEE into unity schools postponed

The National Examinations Council, NECO, has indefinitely postponed the 2020 Common Entrance Examination into the 104 Unity Colleges.

NECO, in a statement by its Head of Information and Public Relations, Mr Azeez Sani, on Monday, said the exercise earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday 28th Marc [...]

Mon, 30 March 2020


ASUU strike enters week two as FG keeps mum

The indefinite strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has entered its second week without the prospects of negotiating with the federal government anytime soon.

ASUU declared an indefinite strike last Monday to protest the implementation of the Integrated Person [...]

Mon, 30 March 2020


NNPC tasks experts on solutions to oil problems

Experts in the oil and gas sector have been challenged to come up with solutions to tackle the challenges bedeviling the industry.

Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, gave the charge while playing host to the Executive members of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, SPE, Nigerian [...]

Sun, 29 March 2020


FCT employers furlough staff as Covid-19 rages

Private sector employers in Abuja are furloughing staff in compliance with the stay-at-home order of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, and adjoining states of Nasarawa and Niger, as measures to curb the spread of COVID-19.

FCTA had issued a stay-at-home order and immediate clo [...]

Sun, 29 March 2020


SON partners NERC on local content, export

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, is combining efforts with the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, to promote local content on the production of electrical materials and exportation of certified made in Nigeria products.

Both agencies rekindled the partnership during a [...]

Sun, 29 March 2020


…CBN partners private sector

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has brought together a coalition of stakeholders in the private sector to drive efforts on the fight against COVID-19.

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, in a statement, said the stakeholders would provide support to the Federal Government in procuring equipment an [...]

Sun, 29 March 2020


Covid-19: oil companies donate N11bn to quell pandemic

As part of efforts to combat the Covid-19 pandemic, oil companies have donated N11 billion to Nigeria’s Centre for Disease Control, NCDC.

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, said the companies which include: international oil co [...]

Sun, 29 March 2020


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02 April 2020

PhotoFG further slashes fuel price to N123.50

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, has announced the further reduction of fuel price from N125.00 to N123.50 per liter.

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01 April 2020