Day: October 15, 2017

3 OPERATIVES OF NDLEA SHOT DEAD IN KOGI

 Three operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have been shot dead by gunmen in Okene. The Commandant of the NDLEA in Kogi, Alhaji Idris Bello, told reporters on Sunday in Lokoja that the three operatives were gunned down while on patrol. He said that they were killed […]

PRESIDENCY SAYS NNPC DIDN’T AWARD 25 BILLION DOLLAR CONTRACT

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Presidency on Sunday said there was no truth in the media reports that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation awarded contracts worth $25bn or that the same amount is missing from the corporation’s account. The  Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, […]

NNPC HOW KACHIKWU FELL OUT WITH BARU

The recent clash between the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu and Group Managing Director, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru has its roots in some of the actions taken by Kachikwu during his brief tenure as the helmsman of the oil corporation. Sunday Telegraph learnt […]