Nigeria to stop petrol importation by 2019- Federal Executive Council

TVC E. The Federal Executive Council yesterday declared that Nigeria will stop importation of petroleum products by 2019 and that fuel importation will be reduced by 60% by 2018. According to news going on, the council members declared that all refineries in Nigeria will begin optimal production of petroleum products by 2017. With respect to the lingering fuel scarcity, council members agreed that petrol supply is to be made available before the end of May. ...

Gov. Ambode compensates two honest police officers with N250k each

TVC E. Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has compensated two honest police officers with N250, 000 cash each and commendation letters for the recovery of N5 million which fell-off a bullion van around Alausa, Ikeja. According to the Lagos State taskforce public affairs officer, the two policemen - Inspector Abiona Hezekiah & Sergeant Ogunbiyi Agbabu who were attached to the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Unit and were out on duty, recovered N5m that fell-off a bullion van around Alausa, Ikeja. After the discovery, they honestly kept the money and after due investigation, it was found to belong to Skye Bank Plc. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, represented the governor and made the presentation of the commendation letters and cash. They were praised for their high sense of patriotism, honesty and integrity in the line of duty. The officers thanked the governor and promised to remain steadfast in the...

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CCT: Bank documents against Saraki burnt in GTB- Witness says

TVC E. As the trial of the senate president Bukola Saraki continues at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, the prosecution witness and an investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Michael Wetkas,  told the tribunal that part of the financial documents indicting Saraki for money laundering had been destroyed in a fire incident at Guaranty Trust Banks, one of the banks said to have been used by Saraki. It was reported that, Wetkas, who was cross-examined by Saraki’s counsel, Paul Usoro, told the tribunal that some documents and telex relating to the transfer of funds from Saraki’s GTB account to foreign banks, had been burnt and that the bank had sworn to an affidavit and obtained a police statement where they stated that there was an inferno and part of the documents burnt were Saraki’s relating to the foreign transfer. “There were also police report and an affidavit, which they (GTB)...

2Baba collaborates with Kenya’s Sauti Sol for New Song

  There’s a brand new single from music icon 2Baba. The stirring pop tune titled‘Oya Come Make We Go’ is delivered in collaboration with multiple award-winning Kenyan Afro-pop band,Sauti Sol.           The track was produced by J-Sleekand mixed and mastered by MAQAI. According to 2Baba’s reps, “Oya Come Make We Go is a song that inspires the listeners to believe in themselves, dare to dream and make the required strides toward the desired destination.”    ...

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