The naira volatility continued almost throughout last year in both the parallel and interbank markets. At the last trading day for the year last Thursday, the naira crashed  further against the dollar More »

Federal Government officially stops petrol subsidy

The Federal Government has officially ended the subsidy on premium motor spirit, popularly known as petrol. The latest Petroleum Products Pricing template, issued by the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency does not More »

We won’t import food for school feeding scheme – FG

The Presidency on Sunday explained that the social intervention programmes of the Muhammadu Buhari administration, for which about half a trillion naira has been proposed in the 2016 budget, would not be More »

Lawyers to INEC: allow neutral workers to conduct Bayelsa rerun

Lawyers have said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will fail neutrality test if it allows those who conducted the December 5 “inconclusive” election in Bayelsa State to handle the rerun on More »

$2.1b arms contracts: EFCC detains top military officer

A top military officer has been detained in connection with the  $2.1billion arms deals. The officer was a technical aide to a former National Security Adviser(NSA), the late Gen. Owoye Azazi and More »

 

Lagos policeman kills twin brothers, their friend, himself

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A drunk policeman, Stephen James, on Saturday shot dead three male customers at a hotel in the Ketu area of Lagos State.

We learnt that among the deceased were twin brothers identified as Taiwo and Kehinde Oyesunle and their friend known simply as Jeje. The twins were the only children of their mother.

2016 Graduate Program at Deloitte

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Deloitte offers a world of opportunities for individuals with an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, passion for success and impeccable integrity. We are looking for top flight candidates who are set to start enviable careers as ‘ASSOCIATES’ in the Tax function.

Over 200 Job Positions at Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU)

Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU), invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the academic staff position in the Faculty/Department as indicated below:

2015/2016 Graduate Trainee Programme at KPMG

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KPMG Professional Services and KPMG Advisory Services are the KPMG member firm in Nigeria. The partners and people have been operating in Nigeria since 1978, providing multidisciplinary professional services to both local and international organisations within the Nigerian business community. 

Jobs in a New Radio Station – Speed FM

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A new Radio Station set to redefine the socio-political and entertainment setting in Benin-City, Edo State and its environs, specialising in Pidgin English, invites suitably qualified persons to apply for the vacant position below:

Job Vacancy at Huawei Technologies

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At Huawei, we define human progress by innovations that enrich humanity. We do not view connectivity as a privilege, but a necessity. We believe that the impact of information and communications technology should be measured by how many people can benefit from it.

 

Vacancy at Total Health Trust Limited

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Total Health Trust Limited – Our organization is a leading and largest health maintenance organization (“HMO”) in Nigeria with over 270,000 members and over 270 private corporations representing some of the country’s top local and international multinationals, as well as public sector institutions under our management. We are recruiting to fill the position of:

NERC raises electricity tariffs by over 45%

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The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission on Monday announced new tariffs payable by electricity consumers, indicating increase in charges for different categories of consumers across the country.

The commission, however, abolished the fixed charges and declared that electricity users would only pay for what they consumed.

FG declares Dec 24, 25, 28 public holidays

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The Federal Government has declared December 24, 25 and 28 public holidays to mark Maulud Nabiy, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, respectively.

The Minister of the Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd), made the declaration on Thursday in Abuja in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Mr. Bassey Akpanyung.

Buhari: we’ll stop military weapons purchase fraud

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President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday spoke of his administration’s plan to sanitise defence purchase procedure, which went crazy in the Goodluck Jonathan administration.

He said his administration would urgently restore order, due process and probity in the procurement.

He spoke during a meeting with British Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.