France To Invest Over One Billion Euros In Nigeria Oil And Gas

France To Invest Over One Billion Euros In Nigeria Oil And Gas

Chris Steven , Abuja The French Government has said that it has set aside about one billion euros to be invested in the Nigeria Oil and Gas industry, stating that Nigeria remains her first economic trading partner in Africa. France Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer, declared this when the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs […]

NCAA Cautions GSM Providers, Others On High Rise Strictures, Masts

NCAA Cautions GSM Providers, Others On High Rise Strictures, Masts

By Patrick Aigbokhan The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has warned all operators of Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) to ensure they always obtain Aviation Height Clearance (AHC), Permits and Licences before construction of high rise structures. The warning came on the heels of the Civil Aviation Act. 2006 Part IX (30) (L), which […]

Revealed! Over 4000 Medical Doctors Applied For 250 Spaces To Work During Jerusalem Pilgrimage

Revealed! Over 4000 Medical Doctors Applied For 250 Spaces To Work During Jerusalem Pilgrimage

Chris Steven, Abuja The National Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC) says it received over 4000 applications from medical doctors who applied  to  work during the Jerusalem pilgrimage. But only 250 would be selected among them after a qualification examination conducted for them by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). This was revealed during the conduct […]

No Plan To Take Over Etisalat, Consortium Insists

No Plan To Take Over Etisalat, Consortium Insists

Strong indications emerged on Wednesday that the consortium of banks being owed N541 billion by Etisalat Nigeria has no intention of taking over ownership the telecoms network. Some media reports had indicated that the consortium led by Access Bank had moved to take over the telecoms form following the collapse of Emerging Markets Telecommunications Services, […]

Customs List Conditions For Speedy Cargo Clearance

Customs List Conditions For Speedy Cargo Clearance

Urges importers to comply By Ajibola Abayomi, Lagos The Controller General (CG) of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Col. Hammed Ali (rtd) has expressed the agency’s readiness to ensure speedy clearance of goods at the nation’s ports. Addressing maritime stakeholders in Lagos, he strongly advised the nation’s importers not to delay the process saying that the […]

Subscribers Groan As Unsolicited SMS Persists

Subscribers Groan As Unsolicited SMS Persists

.NATCOMS prescribes N10, 000 free airtime for each default • Etisalat claims 2.49m customers activated code on network There appears to be no respite for telecommunications consumers in Nigeria, as the menace of unsolicited Short Message Service (SMS) persist.Consumers are complaining of increase in the rate at which unsolicited SMS’ flood their mobile phones on […]

CBN Auctions $1 billion In One Week

CBN Auctions $1 billion In One Week

Ayomide, Lagos The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has in the last seven days, offered $1.01 billion at the inter-bank foreign exchange market to meet the requests of customers in the various segments of the market. This is coming just as it offered $195 million yesterday, in efforts to sustain plans to achieve rates convergence, […]

NNPC Crashes Diesel Price By 42% Nationwide

NNPC Crashes Diesel Price By 42% Nationwide

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Sunday said it has in recent months successfully crashed the ex-depot and pump prices of Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), also known as Diesel, to between N175 and N200 per litre at the end of May, representing about 42% drop nationwide over the last six months. A statement by […]

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