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Reps query bid to spend $1.8bn on refineries

John Ameh, Abuja The House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the viability of further expenditure on the country’s four refineries and the daily allocation of 445,000 barrels of crude to the facilities. It queried a fresh bid by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to spend $1.8bn on the Turn Around Maintenance of the refineries located […]
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Enyioha Opara, Minna The Niger State Police Command has arrested a 25-year-old man, Aliyu Mohammadu, for allegedly cutting off his cousin’s manhood. It was learnt that Mohammadu, from Babana Bor
Some local divers in Ikola-Ilumo, Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, have killed a giant snake, which they also put on display. The divers are known to fish in the river tha
Portugal’s Communist Party is suspicious that the legislation put in place to monitor and control heavy shipping off the Algarve coast has not been enacted. The concern from the PCP’s parliamenta
Alexander Okere, Benin Popular Edo musician, Osayomore Joseph, who regained his freedom from kidnappers after one month in capacity, on Sunday described his experience as “horrifying.” Osa
Russian specialists took part in the withdrawal to Russia of engineering equipment and weapons
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been revealed as the owner of a French chateau described as the world’s most expensive home, according to a report in the New York Times. The purchase
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has written to the Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Opeyemi Oke, to designate Chief Magistrates to conduct monthly inspection of all
Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has accused the Federal Government of deliberately causing the current scarcity of fuel in the country so as to be able to just
With the Russian Brexit meddling story unravelling almost as badly as Brexit itself, Boris Johnson has found a new angle. The latest dead cat to grace the table is a cabal of “Russian
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Transmission Company of Nigeria has spent N738m, representing 13 per cent of its annual budgetary allocation, to clear goods at the port. The TCN said the unnamed goods had be
According to the Russian president, the CIA information was enough to expose and detain the criminals
Goals from Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard gave Manchester United a 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion on Sunday as Jose Mourinho’s men kept their faint title hopes alive. Lukaku put United ahead
Kensington Palace has shared a video of Britain's Prince Harry interviewing the former US president during the Invictus Games in Toronto.
Pope Francis has criticised journalists who dredge up old scandals and sensationalize the news, saying it’s a “very serious sin” that hurts all involved, according to the Guardian.
Two female couples tied the knot in Australia's first same-sex weddings under new legislation allowing gay marriages.
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Former President of the Senate, David Mark, has denied receiving over N2bn from the Peoples Democratic Party through a National Assembly account for distribution to senators. Mark,
Republican candidate Roy Moore is refusing to concede defeat following his loss to Democrat rival Doug Jones in the race for the vacant Senate seat in Alabama. Read Full Article at RT.c
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