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SPDC celebrates top-performing students, inducts them into mentorship programme

  Beneficiaries of The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Joint Venture undergraduate scholarship who have consistently earned excellent grades have been inducted into a new mentorship programme aimed at grooming them for entry into the oil and gas industry and motivating them to maintain their top academic performance. ‘Our Shell …

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Automation of land, tax, justice administrations underway – Ambode …As experts chart way forward for Lagos in the next 50 years

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday revealed strategies being adopted towards moving the State from mega city to smart city, just as he said that his administration has put in place policy framework for a technology-driven land administration and mapping, tax administration and justice administration. Speaking at an …

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Nestle Nigeria will continue to create shared value – Alarcon

Managing Director of Nestle Nigeria Plc, Mr. Mauricio Alarcon, has reassured that  the largest Nutrition, Health and Wellness company, would continue to work alongside partners to create shared value – contributing to society while ensuring long term success of its business. Mr. Alarcon, who said this at the 48th Annual General Meeting, …

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House Considering Bills on Electronic, Diaspora Voting ahead of 2019 – Speaker Dogara ….Says effective legal framework key to credible elections

  Nigerians in Diaspora may be able to vote in the next election cycle, Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the House of Representatives, has said. The revelation came on Monday during a public hearing by the House committee on electoral and political parties’ matters. The committee, headed by Hon. Aishatu Jibril …

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Eni starts production from the OCTP Integrated Oil&Gas Development Project, in Ghana’s offshore, ahead of schedule and with a record time-to-market

  A new record for Eni in deep-field production: the Sankofa-Gye Nyame field, in the prolific OCTP block     Eni has launched production from the Integrated Oil & Gas Development Project, in the Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) block, off Ghana’s western coast, in just two and a half …

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Boko Haram: Obasanjo, Monguno to deliver alternative narratives against violent extremism

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo will lead a national discussion towards an effective alternative narrative against violent extremism championed by Boko Haram terrorists and similar groups in Nigeria. The forum is championed by Club de Madrid (CdM), in collaboration with the Office of the National Security Adviser to the President (ONSA) …

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Crisis looms in Cameroon as Southerners demand independence status

  Fresh trouble appears imminent in the Republic of Cameroon as Southern Cameroon, an English-speaking people on Friday demanded restoration of their sovereignty.    They also raised the alarm over alleged planned genocide against their people by citizens of the Republic of Cameroon.  Speaking in Abuja at a press conference, representatives of …

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Nigerian Military refutes allegations by Transparency International

The Nigerian military has refuted allegations made against it by Transparency International to the effect that corruption was weakening the war against the Boko Haram insurgency. The Director of Defence Information at Defence Headquarter (DHQ), Major General John Enenche, refuted the allegations while briefing journalists at the Defence Headquarters in …

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