Buhari: Expect major facelift in power, rail, roads next year – DAILY TRUST

Buhari: Expect major facelift in power, rail, roads next year – DAILY TRUST Presidential spokesman Mr Femi Adesina said this on Saturday in a statement entitled “Key Achievement of President Buhari’s Administration in 2017. He said despite global economic challenges and initial outlook of slow, or unlikely, recovery, the Nigerian Click to Read more…



Nigeria can achieve self-sufficiency in rice production – expert – THE NATION

Nigeria can achieve self-sufficiency in rice production – expert – THE NATION   The Chief Executive Officer, Raymos Guanah Farms, Mr Raymos Guanah says that Nigeria can achieve self-sufficiency in rice production if the present trend is sustained.   Guanah said this in an interview with the News Agency of Click to Read more…



Blame Game Continues as Fuel Scarcity Persists in Abuja – THISDAY

Blame Game Continues as Fuel Scarcity Persists in Abuja – THISDAY   The relief felt in Lagos is yet to extend to Abuja as shortage of fuel persisted in the nation’s federal capital territory wednesday.   Long queues remained the main feature of most part of the capital motorists spent Click to Read more…



FEC endorses $2.8bn Ajaokuta-Kano gas pipeline, stations project – BUSINESSDAY

FEC endorses $2.8bn Ajaokuta-Kano gas pipeline, stations project President Buhari’s cabinet members have endorsed the $2.8 billion Ajaokuta–Kaduna–Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project which is expected to be delivered through a Build and Transfer (BT) PPP model with 100 percent Contractor Financing. The 614 kilometre, 40-inch gas pipeline project was presented Click to Read more…



DSO: Nigeria to gain N900bn, says NBC DG – PUNCH

DSO: Nigeria to gain N900bn, says NBC DG   The Director-General, National Broadcasting Corporation, Mr. Kawu Modibbo, on Wednesday said no fewer than $2bn or N900bn would be injected into the Nigerian economy as one of the benefits of the Digital Switch Over. He explained that the broadcasting industry and Click to Read more…



Travellers, motorists stranded as petrol sells for N400 per litre – PUNCH

Many Nigerians on Sunday shelved their planned trips to different parts of the country for Christmas, as the current scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit pushed up transportation costs, with black market operators selling the product to desperate motorists for as much as N400 per litre. After more than a year Click to Read more…



History Of Petrol Pricing In Nigeria Over The Last 44 Years

For Our Records : A History of (PMS) Petrol Pricing in Nigeria (price per liter) The depth of economic instability in Nigeria is very well told by a run through of the history of petrol pricing in Nigeria over the last 44 years. We have had a total of 26 Click to Read more…



Why biting fuel scarcity will persist – BUSINESSDAY

Why biting fuel scarcity will persist Despite promises by President Muhammadu Buhari that the government is doing everything to put an end to the current biting fuel scarcity in the country, it is likely to extend to the end of the year and become a frequent occurrence in 2018, BUSINESSDAY Click to Read more…



As Wicked As The Nigerian State

As Wicked As The Nigerian State By Dan Amor Anyone living in Nigeria especially since the 2015 general elections and the subsequent emergence of General Muhammadu Buhari as President, would have known that politically the nation is sitting on the keg of gun powder. There is a regime of palpable Click to Read more…



Abia Teenage Governor Begins Duty, Inspects Reconstruction Road With Her Team in Umuahia

Governor of Abia state, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has handed over to the First Teenage Governor, Miss Joy Ezechikamnayo at the Government House Umuahia, in the lady version of ‘Abia One day Governor‘. Playing out her first task, Her Excellency Miss Joy announced 12th of December Abia Teenage day.   The Click to Read more…