Governor Ambode promises transformation of Lagos in six months

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday expressed total commitment to the actualization of the various initiatives put in place by his administration towards making life better, simpler and more prosperous for the people, just as he assured that the State would witness massive transformation in critical sectors in the next six months. Speaking… Read More Governor Ambode promises transformation of Lagos in six months

NNPC GMD laments daily loss of 700,000 barrels of crude oil to militancy

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Thursday, lamented that the rising cases of militancy, pipeline vandalism, theft and sabotage of oil and gas assets has led to the curtailment of about 700,000 barrels per day (BPD) of crude oil. In his presentation during a visit to the Chief of Defence Staff in Abuja, Group… Read More NNPC GMD laments daily loss of 700,000 barrels of crude oil to militancy

Over 1,000 pipeline attacks recorded in 2016 – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said yesterday that it recorded 1,447 incidences of pipeline vandalism across the country resulting in the loss of millions of litres of products worth billions of naira in 2016 alone. NNPC’s Group Managing Director, Dr Maikanti Baru disclosed this when he paid a courtesy call on the Chief of… Read More Over 1,000 pipeline attacks recorded in 2016 – NNPC

Civil Rights’ group sue agriculture Minister, Audu Ogbeh, over N25billion egg contract

A civil rights group, Centre for Social Justice, has dragged the Minister of Agricultural and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh before the Federal High Court in Abuja over N25billion egg production contract he awarded to a firm. The group, in the suit marked FCH/ABJ/CS/ 520 /2016, is seeking leave of the court to apply for… Read More Civil Rights’ group sue agriculture Minister, Audu Ogbeh, over N25billion egg contract

Amazon’s founder, Jeff Bezos becomes third richest in the world

According to Bloomberg’s Billionaire Index, Amazon founder is worth $65.1 billion, as of Thursday, and this puts him just slightly ahead of Buffett’s $65 billion. Bezos moved into third place on the global index, behind Bill Gates and Amancio Ortega, the majority owner of Zara’s parent company Inditex. Bezos backed into his new spot on… Read More Amazon’s founder, Jeff Bezos becomes third richest in the world