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The Federal Government may relax the ban on importation of vehicles through the land border. The government had in January 2017 ordered a ban on importation of vehicles through the land borders. The restriction on the importation of vehicles followed that...
The nation’s refineries suffered huge losses in the first four years of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration as they were left in a state of disrepair, ’FEMI ASU writes Federal Government-owned refineries, located in Port Harcourt, Kaduna and Warri, lost over N231bn in...
The Senate on Thursday flayed the payment of N11tn to oil marketers as subsidy in the last six years, stressing that the development, if not halted, could kill the nation’s economy. The upper chamber took the decision while considering the...
Manufacturers have listed their expectation from the new government and infrastructure occupies the top of the list. In separate interviews with our correspondent on Thursday, the manufacturers said major infrastructure like road, rail, and seaports would make the manufacturing sector...
Prof. Benjamin Ozumba, Vice-Chancellor, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), on Friday said that the 100 KVA Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) gas plant recently installed in the university would meet the institution’s energy need. Ozumba said this in Nsukka during a...
The trade war between the world’s two largest economies, the United States and China, poses more risks than opportunities to the Nigerian economy, ’FEMI ASU writes Nigeria, Africa’s top oil producer, like many other economies, is not immune to the impact of...
Grazing in Sout East: When in 2017 the Benue state government enacted the much celebrated Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law to stem the persistent conflicts between herdsmen and farmers in the state not many knew that the...
The Embassy consulate of the United States in Nigeria has suspended the interview waiver popularly known as DROP BOX application process effective MAY 14 2019. All applicants are required to schedule a regular appointment until further notice... UPDATED According to a statement...
Information made accessible by the Nigeria Extractives Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has demonstrated that 28 states would be unfit to finance their 2019 spending plans from income acknowledged in 2018 and 2017. The information was made accessible in the NEITI...
The National Assembly has transmitted the 2019 Appropriation Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent, SUNDAY PUNCH learnt on Saturday. Both the Senate and House of Representatives passed the national budget on April 30, 2019. When contacted on the telephone on Saturday, the...