Akwa Ibom accuses Total of sharp practices, announces N180bn loss

Akwa Ibom State Local Content Compliance Monitoring Committee says the state government lost N180 billion revenue following non-compliance of oil firms with Local Content Act 2010. The LCCMC Secretary, Eti-mbuk Essien, made this allegation in a letter addressed to the Managing Director, Total E & P Nigeria Limited. He lamented that the company’s contractors had…

NUPENG suspends strike, work resumes at Total Blending Plant

Normalcy on Friday returned to Total Nig. Plc Blending Plants, Lagos, after four days of protest by the NUPENG members working at the lubricant section over anti-labor activities of the company. The workers resumed after suspending their protest on Thursday evening following a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with the Total management and the labour…

Senate Vows To Unravel How N213bn  Power Intervention Fund Was Disbursed 

Senate Chamber During One Of Their Session …To Hold Public Hearing on Poor Electricity Supply Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged the Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy to conduct a public hearing into declining electricity generation in the country that currently stands at 3000 megawatts capacity. Also, the public hearing…

Dangote’s kite on NLNG

By Chido Nwakanma… Nigeria’s leading industrialist Alhaji Aliko Dangote last week flew a kite. He advised the Federal Government to sell Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) to raise cash. It is a curious proposition. NLNG is the best investment Nigeria currently has. It runs smoothly and delivers dividends to its four shareholders. Shareholders incorporated NLNG in…

Recession: Nigeria sues Agip, Total for $635m; Chevron, Exxon-Mobil next

Cash strapped Nigeria’s Federal Government is demanding $635million from two multinational oil companies, Agip and Total for undeclared crude oil shipped out of the country between 2011 and 2014. Two cases have been filed at the Federal High court in Lagos by senior lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Professor Fabian Ajogwu, who had handled…

Copy of Buhari’s plagiarized speech; possibly the most reported news since Ebola. Nigeria may soon be in total darkness — Egbin CEO. Bomb Explosion Rocks Chelsea Neighborhood. Doctors beg Ajimobi for salaries. Cacol to EFCC – Interrogate Patience Jonathan

Buhari’s plagiarized speech, possibly the most reported news since Ebola! Nigeria may soon be in total darkness — Egbin CEO Explosion Rocks Chelsea Neighborhood Doctors beg Ajimobi for salaries. Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s…

Buhari’s plagiarized speech; possibly the most reported news since Ebola. Nigeria may soon be in total darkness — Egbin CEO. Bomb Explosion Rocks Chelsea Neighborhood. Doctors beg Ajimobi for salaries. Cacol to EFCC – Interrogate Patience Jonathan

Buhari’s plagiarized speech, possibly the most reported news since Ebola! Nigeria may soon be in total darkness — Egbin CEO Explosion Rocks Chelsea Neighborhood Doctors beg Ajimobi for salaries. Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s…

Buhari hails Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths

Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, yesterday found an admirer in President Muhammadu Buhari on account of his simplicity. Zuckerberg yesterday hurried back to Nigeria from Kenya after an earlier visit to keep an appointment with Buhari. The president told Zuckerberg, who visited him at the Presidential Villa,…

Concerned Kogites Group Declare Total Support for Gov Yahaya Bello

A socio-political group, Concerned Kogites, have declared their total support for the Governor Yahaya Bello-led administration. The spokesperson of the group, Comrade Aliyu Mahmud Amoto, while speaking at their monthly meeting in Lokoja the state capital pledged the group’s unalloyed support for the new direction government under Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello and applauded various laudable…

Fulani Herdsmen Reject Ekiti’s New Law Banning Nomadic Grazing

Fulani herdsmen who reside in Ekiti State under the Aegis of Jamu Nate Fulbe Association of Nigeria have criticized the new grazing law signed by Governor Ayodele Fayose.   The Fulani herdsmen who are reported to be from Ilorin, Kwara State, have spoken through their legal adviser, Mr. Usman Imam, on Wednesday, August 31, 2016,…