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Bad Fuel: Scarcity worsens; costs, storage delay removal

Bad Fuel: Scarcity worsens; costs, storage delay removal

One week after detection of bad petrol in some states of the federation, evacuation is yet to start due mainly to huge volume of the product, logistics and costs to be borne in the process of moving it from depots and filling stations to designated points.

Car engines damaged as FG, marketers recall bad petrol

Car engines damaged as FG, marketers recall bad petrol

The supply of petrol, yesterday, worsened in Abuja, Lagos, Oyo and Ogun states because of limited stocks, due mainly to  rejection of new supplies from importers of adulterated fuel into the country.

Sign Electoral Amendment Bill now, PDP NASS caucus tells Buhari

Sign Electoral Amendment Bill now, PDP NASS caucus tells Buhari

FOLLOWING the transmission of the re-amended 2010 Electoral Act ( Amendment ) Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari, the National Assembly Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday called on the President to urgently sign it into law.

Govs, NLC, NACCIMA, others rail against N3trn subsidy bill

Govs, NLC, NACCIMA, others rail against N3trn subsidy bill

The Nigerian Governors’ Forum, NGF, Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, NACCIMA, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and  stakeholders in the oil and gas sector yesterday railed against the N3 trillion proposal of the Federal Government to cover the 18-month period that fuel subsidy would remain.

PIA in limbo as subsidy stays for 18 months

PIA in limbo as subsidy stays for 18 months

The Federal Government yesterday explained that the reason for the extension of complete removal of fuel subsidy was as a result of President Mohammadu Buhari’s insistence that all the necessary structures must be put in place to cushion the impact of the removal on the citizens.

DELTA 2023: Okowa, Ibori, Uduaghan bull session on next gov

DELTA 2023: Okowa, Ibori, Uduaghan bull session on next gov

AS Governor of oil- rich Delta State from 1999-2007, glitzy and powerful Chief James Ibori, an Urhobo from Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government Area in Central senatorial district of the state, was brainy and competent to install his successor, an elegant Itsekiri from Abigborodo, Warri North Local Government Area in South senatorial district, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan.

Outrage as Nigeria loses 964 security agents in one year

Outrage as Nigeria loses 964 security agents in one year

Nigeria has lost no fewer than 964 security agents, including 322 policemen and 642 soldiers, in attacks with insurgents and bandits within the last one year, according to a report by SB Morgen, SBM, Intelligence.

Corporate governance worsens as companies withhold financial results

Corporate governance worsens as companies withhold financial results

THERE are indications that more companies are now failing to comply with the post-listing requirements of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) with regards to rendition of periodic financial reports and accounts in apparent disregard of corporate governance practice.