Daily Archives: November 16, 2020

Reps summon NNPC boss, Emefiele, allege N3.2tn, others unremitted

Sylva, NNPC boss shun budget defence meeting with Reps

The House of Representatives has summoned the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mele Kyari; and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, over non-remittance of $19.25bn (approximately N3.24tn) revenue that accrued from sales ...

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Amended BOFIA: The birth of ‘unquestionable’ regulator

Amended BOFIA: The birth of ‘unquestionable’ regulator

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been taunted as a super-regulator. This is not only for the autonomy it derives from its enabling law but also because it can bite at will and get away with it. In 2009, ...

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Kaduna Dry Port woos Chamber of Commerce, MAN, others

Kaduna Dry Port woos Chamber of Commerce, MAN, others

The Kaduna Inland Dry Port has begun to liaise with various segments of the organised private sector within its area of operation. According to a statement by the Port Manager, Rotimi Raimi-Hassan, on Sunday, the port has deepened its relationship ...

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Super Eagles camp in disarray as players, coaches battle Rohr over ‘poor decisions’

Super Eagles camp in disarray as players, coaches battle Rohr over ‘poor decisions’

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is said to be trying to bring sanity to Super Eagles camp over ‘the bad blood’ generated by Friday’s 4-4 draw the Nigerian team recorded against Sierra Leone in an African Cup of Nations qualifier. ...

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Rep, group demand ministry for fisheries, condemn N400bn fish importation

Rep, group demand ministry for fisheries, condemn N400bn fish importation

A member of the House of Representatives, Mr Awaji-Inombek Abiante, has called for a separate ministry to handle fisheries and aquaculture in Nigeria due to the huge potential for the economy. Abiante, the Fisheries Society of Nigeria, and other stakeholders ...

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$500m Chinese debt sparks confusion in airport concession

$500m Chinese debt sparks confusion in airport concession

• FAAN former MDs, directors warn of hidden takeover • Reps set up sub-committee Federal Government’s plan to concession airports has run into difficulties over an existing debt and pact with China to build four new terminals at the cost ...

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Uyo Chamber of Commerce to build trade fair village

Uyo Chamber of Commerce to build trade fair village

The Uyo Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mine and Agriculture, has proposed to build and complete a trade fair village for manufacturers in Akwa Ibom State. The President, Mr Nseyen Ebong, said this during the inaugural meeting on the formation of ...

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