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Buhari Sacks DG Of Budget Office Okogu

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday sacked the Director General of the Budget Office of the Federation, Bright Okogu, from office. The reason for his removal remains unclear at press time. In his place, Yahaya Gusau, ...
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NNPC Sacks 38 Top Managers

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has retired 38 Top Management Staff reducing the number from 122 to 83. The corporation has also appointed four new Group Executive Directors to man th...

Nigeria Naira Falls To N235 Per $1

In a most dramatic reversal in fortune, the Naira fell N235 to US$1 in the parallel market on Tuesday evening, despite appreciating to N209 barely 24 hours earlier. Nigerians had been celebrating the temporary improvemen...
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Nigerians In UK Pay £30 For BVN

Reports say Nigerians in London, United Kingdom, have expressed frustration over the compulsory payment of £30 (about N10, 000) for the registration of the Bank Verification Number, BVN, as directed by the Central Bank o...
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Buhari Sacks NNPC Board

The plan by President Muhammadu Buhari to personally oversee the Petroleum Ministry became clearer on Friday as he sacked the board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC. The directive to that effect was c...
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Lagos Metro-Taxis Get Free Wi Fi

Smile Communications Nigeria and auto service firm Metro-taxi have activated free Wi-Fi in over 200 MetroTaxis in Lagos. At the official announcement of the partnership, Alero Ladipo, ‎chief marketing officer, Smile Comm...