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Shell reports falling profit amid oil price slump

OML 25: NNPC brokers truce between Shell, Belema oil

Operation in OML 25 stopped in 2017 when the host communities sent SPDC away from the facility over issues of unemployment and underdevelopment.

Deputy Speaker, Ahmed Wase

Wase sworn-in as Deputy Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament

Mr Wase replaces former deputy speaker of Nigerian House of Representatives, Yusuf Lasun.

President Muhammadu Buhari speaking

Put Nigeria Police in order, Buhari tells Commission

Mr Buhari charged the Police Service Commission to improve its approaches in safeguarding the lives and properties of Nigerians.

Dairy Cows that produce milk used to illustrate the story

We can meet Nigeria’s milk requirements – Miyetti Allah

The Central Bank of Nigeria last July implemented a policy barring importers of milk from having access to foreign exchange (forex).

Ebola Volunteers

US official labels Ebola outbreak genuine health emergency

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, says the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) needs to be urgently contained


MTN’s MoMo Agent plans to aid financial inclusion in Nigeria

MTN joins the ongoing efforts to accelerate the CBN’s drive for financial inclusion.

MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 17: Microsoft founder Bill Gates speaks during a book presentation at the 53rd Munich Security Conference at Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich, Germany, on Februrary 16, 2017. The annual event brings together government representatives and security experts from across the globe. Andreas Gebert / Anadolu Agency | Keine Weitergabe an Wiederverkäufer.

Gates Foundation Report Spotlights New Data on Global Inequality

The Gates Foundation says there are huge gaps driven by gender and geography.

Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Tijani Muhammad-Bande

74th UNGA: Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande takes over as president

The ceremony, held inside the General Assembly Hall of the UN headquarters in New York, marked the end of the 73rd session.

Buhari condemns attack on Saudi refineries

“The identities of those who sent the drones to attack the Saudi refineries, and from where, may not yet be known.”

Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola with the UAE Ambassador to Nigeria, HE Dr Fahad Al Taffaq. They discussed ongoing and future collaborations between Nigeria and UAE on internal security management.

Nigeria, UAE ‘renew commitment on security’ – Official

Nigeria and UAE plan to build the capacity of the security agencies under the purview of the Ministry of Interior.


Thunderstorms, rains to prevail on Tuesday – NiMet

The agency predicts cloudy conditions over northern states.

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GenCos releases 3,306 MWH of electricity – report

The electricity sent out by the GenCos was down by 4.49 megawatts from the figure released on Saturday.

NCC mobile lines

Additional 6.7m mobile lines ‘now properly registered’ — Minister

The NCC recently said about 9.2 million phone lines were not properly registered.

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Xenophobia: South African special envoy meets Buhari, apologises to Nigerians

Some Nigerians were among foreign nationals recently attack in South Africa.

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Southern states may experience more floods – Agency

The agency says rainfall will cease in some northern states and begin to mover down to the south.

EFCC officials sealing up a building under investigarion

Bank official arrested for allegedly stealing N137 million

The arrested suspect was the account officer attached to the customer he allegedly stole from.

Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah

Bishop Kukah to speak on security, economy at GOCOP annual conference

The GOCOP conference brings together policymakers in the private and public sectors.

NiMet predicts weather across Nigeria

What weather would be across Nigeria Monday – NiMet

“For Central states, cloudy conditions are expected with chances of thunderstorms over Abuja, Jos, Bauchi…” NiMet stated.


Nigeria partners Niger, Chad on rehabilitation of Lake Chad Basin

The project includes the promotion of agroforestry and livestock development in the three participating countries.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Man drugs minor, rapes her – Police

“The suspect being a friend to the family visited and found the girl eating Indomie…”, the police said.

Ory Okolloh

Luminate invests $1m in Kenya media lab to support press independence

The dedicated media space to be provided by Luminate will be run in partnership with Mettā

Vice President Yemi-Osinbajo

Mugabe’s legacy of black emancipation will live long in hearts of Africans – Osinbajo

Mr Osinbajo was in Zimbabwe to represent President Muhammadu Buhari at the state funeral of Mr Mugabe.

Chairman of NCPC Yomi Kasali

Christian pilgrimage: Commission reduces fare to N715,000

The Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission reduced the fare to Israel from N750,000 to N715,000.

Nigerian agricultural seed agency unveils five-year plan

The five-year plan aims at strengthening the agency to better regulate the sector in Nigeria.

Tribunal Verdict: PDP decries delay in releasing judgment record

The tribunal delivered judgment on petition filed by the PDP and its presidential candidate on September 11.