Facts behind humanitarian ministry investigation_EFCC

Facts behind humanitarian ministry investigation_EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, said it has noticed the rising tide of commentaries, opinions, assumptions and insinuations concerning its progressive investigations into the alleged financial misappropriation in the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development. At the outset of investigations, past and suspended officials of the Humanitarian Ministry were invited…

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Nigeria, Benin partners to enhance trade activities– Customs

Nigeria, Benin partners to enhance trade activities– Customs

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and the Customs Administration of Benin Republic, over the weekend, deliberated on strategies aimed at amplifying trade activities between the two countries. In a press statement by the national public relations officer, Abdullahi Maiwada, the collaboration was also to ensure seamless implementation of recommendations previously discussed during their rendezvous in…

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NUPRC reports 2.8m barrel drop in oil production for March

NUPRC reports 2.8m barrel drop in oil production for March

The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) during the weekend confirmed the data from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), which showed a dip in Nigeria’s oil production for the second consecutive month this year. Information on crude drilling operations for March from the NUPRC indicated that production fell from 1.42 million barrels per…

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British jets down Iranian drones–Sunak Confirms

British jets down Iranian drones–Sunak Confirms

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak called Sunday for “calm heads to prevail” as he confirmed that British fighter jets had shot down Iran drones during Tehran’s unprecedented attack on Israel. Israel and its allies intercepted almost all of the missiles and drones fired by Iran during its first-ever attack on Israeli territory. Sunak joined world…

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Court grants Emefiele N50m bail

Court grants Emefiele N50m bail

A high court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, has granted bail to former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, in the sum of N50 million. In his ruling on the bail application on Friday, the judge, Rahmon Oshodi, admitted Emefiele on bail with two sureties in like sum. Recall that Emefiele is…

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Buhari’s minister Ogbonnaya Onu, is dead

Buhari’s minister Ogbonnaya Onu, is dead

Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, the Minister of Science and Technology under the past administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, is dead. Onu, a former governor of Abia State, died after a brief illness in an undisclosed hospital in Nigeria. Recall that the late 72-year-old former minister contested for the presidential flag of the All Progressive Congress (APC)…

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