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NNPC secures $2Billion discounts on renegotiated upstream contracts …As NNPC GMD marks one year anniversary

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has secured $2billion discounts in the last one year from renegotiated Upstream contracts being executed by its various service providers. The Corporation said the feat was achieved in the quest to continually drive down the high cost of production in the industry. This was …

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Drug trafficking: NDLEA secures conviction of 2 females, one male to various months in prison in Bayelsa; Impounds 81.95kg of illicit drugs, arrests 123 suspects

CHINEDU WOSU, YENAGOA Bayelsa state command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, on Monday said the command has secured the conviction of three persons to various years in prisons for possessing various hard drugs. The command said among those convicted include two female and one male who would …

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Gov. Ahmed approves judicial commission of inquiry into Iloffa/Odo-Owa clashes; Suggest community policing to tackle security challenges

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji (Dr.) Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the composition of a Judicial Commission of Enquiry into Iloffa/Odo-Owa communal clashes.  According to a statement released in Ilorin, the state capital and signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Isiaka Sola Gold, the Commission is composed as …

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Centre for Values in Leadership celebrate Nat Okoro, Chamberlain Oyibo

The Centre for Values in Leadership’s 38th CVL Leader Without Title Leadership Tribute Colloquium in honour of Elder Nat Okoro @ 86 and Chief Chamberlain Oyibo @ 76 held at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, NIIA, Victoria Island, Lagos recently. The two honorees contributed to the immensely to the development of Nigeria by …

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Involvement of military in Police duties in peace time alarming – Dogara; Insists: Security agencies must account for funds released to them

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara,  has said with the  deployment of the Armed Forces to more than 28 States of the Federation in peacetime, Nigeria is effectively permanently in a state of emergency. This is just as he added that rather than complement civil authorities …

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