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NCC issues guidelines on national roaming, infrastructure sharing

The Nigerian Communications Commissions has issued draft guidelines to telecoms operators on national roaming and infrastructure sharing. The guidelines on national roaming issued on Monday aimed to improve network quality of service delivery to subscribers in unserved and underserved communities across the country. Also, the guideline on infrastructure sharing would ensure unnecessary duplication of infrastructure [...]

By |2020-11-17T08:10:15+00:00|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NCC issues guidelines on national roaming, infrastructure sharing

Legalizing Downstream Deregulation

Operators in the downstream sector of the Nigeria petroleum industry are demanding special legislation to support the deregulation of the sector and save it from the danger of policy summersault, writes Peter Uzoho Notwithstanding their consensus endorsement of the deregulation of the downstream sector of the Nigerian oil and gas industry by the current federal [...]

By |2020-11-10T16:34:41+00:00|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Legalizing Downstream Deregulation

Stock Market Value Hits N16.2trn on Sustained Bull Run

The stock market capitalization hit N16.207 trillion last week following sustained demand for equities. The unprecedented demand for stocks had lifted the market by N1.93 trillion to close the month of October at N15.958 trillion. Although some level of profit-taking was recorded, the positive performance was sustained in the first week of November, driving indices [...]

By |2020-11-09T10:15:04+00:00|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Stock Market Value Hits N16.2trn on Sustained Bull Run

Leveraging Transparency for Profitability

NNPC has begun to show its books to members of the public, an act that should increase its efficiency and transparency. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had in the past been associated with allegations of corrupt practices across its operations. For instance, at the request of the federal government in 2010, two audit firms, [...]

By |2020-11-06T10:00:36+00:00|Oil & Gas|Comments Off on Leveraging Transparency for Profitability

Oil Marketers: Stalled PIB Hampered Investment in Downstream Assets Digitalization

Marketers of petroleum products in the country have continued to highlight the negative impact of the long delay in passing the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) on the downstream sector of the nation’s oil industry. Precisely, they said the failure to pass the all-important bill into law for decades has resulted in a loss of appetite [...]

By |2020-11-05T10:18:28+00:00|Oil & Gas|Comments Off on Oil Marketers: Stalled PIB Hampered Investment in Downstream Assets Digitalization

CJN swears in eight Supreme Court judges Friday

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, will on Friday inaugurate eight judges to the Supreme Court bench. The judges to be elevated to the apex court bench with their geo-political zone of origin are Justices Lawal Garba (North-West), Helen Ogunwumiju (South-West), Abdu Aboki (North-West), and M. M. Saulawa (North-West). Others are Justice Adamu [...]

By |2020-11-04T09:13:53+00:00|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CJN swears in eight Supreme Court judges Friday

2021 Budget: Reps cancel all new capital projects by TCN

The House Committee on Power reached the decision via a motion at the resumed budget defense session with TCN on Tuesday in Abuja. The agency had appeared before the Committee to defend its 2021 budget proposals totaling N165,89,532,680.00. It announced 14 new projects to be executed in next year’s budget. But hardly had its Managing [...]

By |2020-11-03T14:44:51+00:00|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2021 Budget: Reps cancel all new capital projects by TCN

EFCC re-arraigns Suswam, ex-Finance Commissioner, Okolobia

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, re-arraigned former Benue Governor, Gabriel Suswam, before Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja. Suswam was re-arraigned alongside the then Commissioner of Finance during his administration, Omadachi Okolobia, on an 11-count charge bordering on money laundering. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that [...]

By |2020-11-03T13:55:52+00:00|Uncategorized|Comments Off on EFCC re-arraigns Suswam, ex-Finance Commissioner, Okolobia
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