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  • PHCN-facility
    Nigeria’s power generation capacity has improved to about 4,500MW – TCN

    Nigeria’s daily electricity generation capacity is currently fluctuating between 4,400 and 4,500 megawatts, MW, the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, said on Monday. Though the highest peak generation of 4, 517 MW was recorded on December 23,...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • m7evm1
    FG approves reduction in company registration fees

    The Federal Government has approved a downward review of the cost of registering a company with the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission. A statement issued by the NIPC on Monday stated that the approval was given by the...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • PHCN-facility
    Bayelsa approves N4bn for rural electricity

    Communities in the hinterland of Bayelsa State will soon enjoy power supply as the state government has approved N4 billion for rural electrification. The state Commissioner for Energy, Mr. Francis Ikio, disclosed this in Yenagoa while conducting...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • Ngozi-Okonjo-Iweala-picture
    FGN bonds record N174.1bn transactions in one week

    THE Over –The –Counter (OTC) market for FGN bonds last week recorded a turnover of 152.1 million shares worth N174.1billion in 912 deals, in contrast to a total of 162.8million units, valued at N189.9billion, exchanged in 956...

    • Posted February 11, 2013
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  • Third Mainland Bridge
    3rd Mainland Bridge: ‘Don’t toy with 350,000 motorists’ lives’ – Senator Ashafa

    Senator Gbenga Ashafa yesterday called on the Federal Government not to risk the lives of about 350, 000 Lagosians that use the nation’s longest bridge, the Third Mainland Bridge daily. He said investigation recently carried out by...

    • Posted February 11, 2013
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  • Lawmakers at the National Assembly
    National Assembly summons NNPC boss over $1.5bn loan

    A showdown is imminent between the National Assembly and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over a directive to the indigenous oil company to stop moves to obtain a $1.5 billion loan. NNPC Group Managing Director, Mr...

    • Posted February 11, 2013
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  • Minister Of Finance,Okonjo-Iweala
    South-East summit targets N50 billion MDGs support trust fund

    Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, Minister for Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okojo-Iweala, are among other personalities in the South-East expected to participate in a-two day summit in Owerri Imo state where...

    • Posted February 10, 2013
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  • NCC Building
    NCC confirms new interconnect rate under way

    Operators in the Nigerian telecommunications industry will soon get a new interconnect rate, Director of Public Affairs at the Nigerian Communications Commission, Mr. Tony Ojobo, has said. Ojobo, who said this in a telephone interview with our...

    • Posted February 10, 2013
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  • 98% of federal pensioners are unpaid — FCP

    There appears no respite yet for federal pensioners, as about 98 per cent of them have been reportedly denied monthly stipends for three months. The Lagos State Coordinator, Federal Concerned Pensioners, Mr. David Adodo, stated this in...

    • Posted February 10, 2013
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  • SEC Board Controversy
    SEC Board Disbanded, Bolaji Ibrahim Bello Named Acting DG | Oteh may resume in 2 weeks

    The minister of finance, Okonjo Iweala disclosed that the Presidency had approved the appointment of the current Director of Finance and Administration, Mr. Bolaji Ibrahim Bello as the new Acting Director General of the Securities and Exchange...

    • Posted June 15, 2012
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