The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, has stated that the newly inaugurated Ikwe-Onna Modular Refinery in Akwa Ibom State will provide employment and open up the area for other economic benefits. Kachwkwu who inaugurated the Modular Refinery in Onna local Government area of Akwa Ibom State commended the promoters of the $50 million refinery, saying the Federal Government was ready to support any private sector-driven venture. Governor Udom Emmanuel who was represented by the state Chairman, Foreign Direct Investment Committee, Mr. Gabriel Ukpeh and Science and Technology lauded the management of the refinery for supporting his vision to industrialise the state. Government’s role is to provide social services and a conducive environment for industries to thrive. When the refinery is completed it will address the issue of fuel scarcity and provide employment for the youths. He urged youths in the community to cooperate with the contractors handlin..
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Fireworks In Court As Fani-Kayode’s Absence Stalls Trial Former Finance Minister Nenadi Esther Usman, Mr. Fani-Kayode and one Danjuma Yusuf Usman, along with a limited liability company, Joint Trust Dimension Nigeria Limited, were arraigned before Justice Hassan by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on a 17-count charge of unlawful retention, unlawful use and unlawful payment of money to the tune of about N4.9 billion. by Sahara Reporters, New York Nov 14, 2016
APolitical economist and Nigerian trade unionist, Issa Aremu, has been elected Vice President, IndustriALL Global Union.Aremu was unanimously elected VP of the 50 million members IndustriALL Global Union at its 2nd World Congress of the union, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Until his new position , Aremu was a member of the Executive Council of the movement as well as the Chairman of the Sub Saharan Africa region. The global union in the past years, has been campaigning against precarious work and sustainable industrial policies on the African continent. The highpoint of which is the annual observance of Africa Industrialisation Day November 20th as declared by United Nations Assembly. IndustriALL Global Union has six regions from which the VPs were elected. The regions are; Sub Saharan Africa, Middle East and North Africa, Europe, North America, Latin America and the Caribbean and Asia-Pacific. The new VP, who is also a member of the National Executive Council, NEC, of Nigeria Labour C..
The Kaduna Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it has convicted 264 motorists for various offences within one month in the state. The Legal Officer of the command, Ibrahim Tanko told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna that the motorists were convicted via a mobile court conducted between Dec. 7 and Dec. 29. Tanko explained that the motorist were arrested and charged during special patrol to ensure zero accidents through out Christmas celebration and beyond. He said that the mobile court was part of FRSC mandate to prosecute traffic offenders with a view to bringing sanity to the roads. He said that 54 motorists were convicted on Dec. 29, at Kakau Toll Gate, along Kaduna – Abuja expressway, where 59 motorists were earlier convicted on Dec. 15. He said that 32 others were also convicted in Kachia on Dec. 7, 49 in Kaduna – Zaria Toll Gate on Dec. 9, and 70 in Sabon Tasha, Kaduna metropolis, on Dec. 22. “The motorists were arrested for overloading, dri..
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The corps marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi has disclosed that as at 27th December, 2016, a total number of 289 road traffic crashes were recorded. He noted that 2185 persons were involved in the various crashes which led 1000 people to sustain injuries just as 998 people were rescued alive while 187 people were killed. The corps marshall added that a total of 9619 offenders were arrested for 10970 offences with 1426 out of them arraigned in mobile courts, while 1292 were convicted, 5 imprisoned and 129 of them discharged. Meanwhile, the FRSC corps marsahal, Boboye Oyeyemi has commended the FRSC work force for their level of commitment and motorists for complying with traffic rules and regulations in the nine days’ nationwide patrol exercise along designated routes of the nation’s highways. A press release signed by the head, media relations and strategy, FRSC, Bisi Kazeem, noted that the disclosure came on the heels of the Corps’ assessment of traffic..
“A good number of beer parlours and relaxation centres now make pepper soup and suya from dog meat." The post Dogs disappear from Ekiti streets as residents turn to dog meat appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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