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FG To Upscale National Silos Programme In South East For Enhanced Food Production

Okigwe (Imo) – The Federal Government has expressed its resolve to upscale the national silos programme in the South East as part of strategies to ensure food security in the country. Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri, the Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, made the pledge on Friday in Okigwe during a facility visit to Bayelsa Silos in Igbogene and ...

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NNPC Mulls Collaboration With Bayelsa On Power, Fertiliser Plants

Abuja – The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Thursday said the corporation  would collaborate with the Bayelsa government to build a power plant in the state. Dr Maikanti Baru said this while receiving the  Gov Seriake Dickson, at the NNPC Towers in Abuja. According to Baru, the power plant will be built at the ...

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Seplat Expands Oil Export Routes To Increase Revenue

By Chinyere Joel-Nwokeoma Lagos –  Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc on Thursday expressed hope of increased revenue through  expansion of alternative oil export routes. Mr Austin Avuru, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, expressed the optimism at the company’s 2016 Post Annual General Meeting  (AGM) news conference in Lagos. Avuru said that the company would improve its alternative export routes and avoid ...

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Nigerians Yet To Feel Improving Economy, Says Archbishop

By Egbogota Clara Lagos –  The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Martins says Nigerians have yet to feel the effect of the nation’s economy coming out of recession. Martins spoke at a news conference to mark his 58th birthday at the Holy Cross Cathedral, Lagos, on Thursday. The archbishop said that Nigerians continued to face hard times, despite ...

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