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NNPC pledges to build affordable houses for staff members

The Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Properties Ltd, Mr. Danny Sokari-George, has said that the company is determined to deliver quality and affordable houses with the best funding options for staff of the corporation.

The Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Properties Ltd, Mr. Danny Sokari-George, has said that the company is determined to deliver quality and affordable houses with the best funding options for staff of the corporation. Sokari-George, who disclosed this recently at the maiden edition of NNPC Properties Ltd (NPL), Festival in Abuja, however, cautioned the staff against ...

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Ibadan-railway line – Ameachi discloses reason for delay

Ibadan-railway line - Ameachi discloses reason for delay

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has explained why the Lagos-Ibadan-railway project has not been completed. He revealed that the relocation of the oil and gas, water and sewage pipes on the road was responsible for the delay. Amaechi disclosed this in Ibadan, at the monthly meeting of the Lagos-Ibadan-Railway line Project Steering Committee. He said the Federal Government was carefully ...

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NNPC set to recover N100bn landed property

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A subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, the NNPC Properties Limited (NPL), which manages the real estates of the NNPC on Tuesday said it has commenced the recovery of some NNPC’s landed property worth about N100 billion across Nigeria. According to a statement from the Group General Manager, Public Affairs of the NNPC, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, the asset recovery ...

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Federal Government abandons plan to demolish 1,400 buildings in Abeokuta

Federal Government abandons plan to demolish 1,400 buildings

The Federal Government may have dumped the plan to demolish about 1,400 buildings in Abeokuta for the $1.5bn Lagos-Ibadan rail project, due to what it described as huge compensation cost. Speaking to newsmen on Monday in Ibadan after meeting with officials of the China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC), the Hon. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi said the compensation cost ...

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Kogi State plans to invest $150 million into infrastructure

Kogi State plans to invest $150 million into infrastructure

The Kogi State government has said it is hoping to attract about $350 million which it would put into developing its agriculture and infrastructure within this year. It said that it would invest $200 million in its agriculture, while $150 million would go to the upgrade of the state’s social infrastructure. The state’s Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Asiwaju Idris, made ...

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Mainagate: AGF claims pension fraud syndicate after his life

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THE Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, currently facing scrutiny from the Senate for allegedly spearheading the recall of wanted pension fraud suspect, Abdulrasheed Maina, yesterday, raised the alarm that masterminds of the multi-billion pension fraud and their beneficiaries were behind the ferocious media onslaught against him and his office. Malami told Vanguard that he was ...

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NNPC calls for relocation of tank farms in Apapa

tank farms in Apapa

The Nation reports that the Lagos State House of Assembly Thursday at plenary called on the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation ( NNPC) to relocate the tank farms in Apapa to a less congested area, saying that it is causing traffic logjam and endangering the lives of the residents. Hon. Mojisola Miranda, representing Apapa Constituency 1 raised the issue under matter of urgent ...

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Managing Director of Chief E. O. Ashamu Estate warns impostors

Residents fault Lagos over unlawful takeover of their landed property

According to The Nation, the Managing Director of Chief E. O. Ashamu Estate, Mr. Babatunde Ashamu, has warned the public from transacting business with people he called “fraudulent agents” encroaching on his property. The property are located in parts of Lagos, including Oke-Afa, Eletuwashe lands, Ojomo farm land, NNPC, Akinbaye lands, Ishaga farm lands, Kushoru farm lands, Okota land Magbelesu ...

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Senate probes $1 billion Ogoni cleanup

Ogoni cleanup: MOSOP accuses Nigeria of insincerity

“The Senate yesterday mandated its committee on environment to investigate the implementation of the celebrated Ogoni cleanup exercise. The Federal Government launched the Ogoni cleanup project in June last year with an initial cost of $1 billion. The Senate equally directed the committee to assess the progress of the Great Green Wall programme initiated to control desertification. These decisions followed ...

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Ex-PDP Chairman owns Ikoyi home where $43.4m, N23.2m, £27,800 was found

Ex-PDP Chairman owns Ikoyi home where $43.4m, N23.2m, £27,800 was found

According to PM News, the owner of the Ikoyi home, Lagos, where $43.4m, N23.2m, £27,800 was discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday has been revealed. The owner is none other than Ahmadu Adamu Mu’azu, a former National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). A source close to the EFCC told SaharaReporters that the building belongs ...

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