I'll privatize NNPC, even if they'll kill me - Atiku

Nigeria, Jan. 17 -- The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday reiterated his plan to privatise the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) i... Read More

Drama as two Police commissioners resume in Lagos

Nigeria, Jan. 16 -- There was mild drama Tuesday at the Ikeja Headquarters of the Lagos Police Command as two Police Commissioners resumed duty for the day. PREMIUM TIMES understands that at the Gove... Read More

We may shut down power plants - Generating Companies

Nigeria, Jan. 15 -- Nigeria's electricity generation companies have threatened to shut down their power plants if the challenges facing them are not addressed. According to the Executive Secretary of... Read More

How technology can boost Nigeria's untapped cassava wealth

Nigeria, Jan. 12 -- With the edge of her wrapper, Bola wiped off beads of sweat running through her forehead. Outside the shade under which she sat with her colleagues, the afternoon sun shone with fu... Read More

Oil: Nigeria now produces 1.78 million bpd - Kachikwu

Nigeria, Jan. 10 -- Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, on Wednesday said Nigeria now produces 1.78 million barrels of crude oil per day (bpd). Speaking in Abuja, Mr Kachikwu add... Read More

MRS Oil gets new director

Nigeria, Jan. 10 -- The management of MRS Oil Nigeria Plc on Thursday announced the appointment of Priscilla Thorpe-Apezteguia as Director and Managing Director (Acting) of the Company. A disclosure ... Read More

FIRS generates N5.3 trillion in 2018, highest in Nigeria's history - Official

Nigeria, Jan. 8 -- The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) on Monday announced that it collected a total of N5.320 trillion in 2018 - the highest in the nation's history. Tunde Fowler, the Executiv... Read More

SATIRE SATURDAY: Dino in the monkey's shadow

Nigeria, Jan. 5 -- Unlike every human being alive today, Senator Dino Melaye had his own 2019 crossover at about noon on Friday January 4, more than 72 hours after everyone on planet earth had moved i... Read More

MRS announces relocation of corporate headquarters

Nigeria, Jan. 4 -- The management of MRS Oil Nigeria Limited on Friday announced that it has changed the location of its corporate headquarters in Lagos. The new development was communicated to the N... Read More

Buhari plans to spend more on presidential air fleet in 2019 than 2017, 2018

Nigeria, Jan. 2 -- The Nigerian government has proposed to spend N7.30 billion (7,297,022,065) on the Presidential Air Fleet (PAF) in the 2019 budget proposal, according to details obtained from the B... Read More