ANED to Fashola: If metering is easy, why delaying MAP implementation?

By Etuka Sunday Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) has described as misleading the statement by the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola that electricity consumers should turn to Discos when they have no power, meters or transformers. ANED said it recognised that there are challenges in the Electricity Sector, More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Court grants N100,000 bail to 2 men over alleged electricity theft

A Bwari Chief Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, on Tuesday admitted a 31-year-old business man, Anya Ifeanyi and Emmanuel Idoko, 32, bail in the sum of N100,000, for alleged electricity theft. In her ruling after their More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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NBS, SMEDAN begin data collection for National Survey on MSMEs

By Etuka Sunday The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in collaboration with the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) would commence data collection for a National Survey on Micro, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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IEI-Anchor Pension canvasses for pension awareness

From Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos The Managing Director, IEI-Anchor Pension Managers Limited, Mr Glory Etaduovie, has advocated creating awareness on the relevance of pension scheme in the country through individual and More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Saham Unitrust Insurance grows by 28%

From NGOZI Onyeakusi, Lagos Saham Unitrust Insurance Nigeria Limited has grown its gross written premium by 28 per cent for the 2017 financial year . Thus from N1.92bn recorded in 2016 to N2.486bn in the period More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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‘PTAD pays N1.7bn to 5,382 pensioners’

From Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has confirmed payment of a total sum of N1.7 billion outstanding pension areas to 5,382 civil service pensioners. The Directorate also More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Group to transform100 business women to digital entrepreneurs in Kaduna

From Femi Oyelola kaduna A Belgium-based Non-Governmental Organisation, Digital African Woman (DAW), in collaboration with the Kaduna State Government will equip female entrepreneurs with digital skills to tap More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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PDTF inducts 124 MSc, 77 PhD Students for studies in Germany, France, China

By Etuka Sunday Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) yesterday inducted 124 Masters (MSc) and PhD students as part of its 2018/2019 Overseas Scholarship Scheme (OSS). The five (5) day induction programme More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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NNPC engages C/River Communities on 14mw Oil Palm-biodiesel Project

By Etuka Sunday The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it has commenced comprehensive community integration and stakeholders’ engagement to sensitize dwellers of Iwure, Ojor and Osomba/Akin communities More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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CBN proposes 5year jail term for naira counterfeit, spray offenders

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has threatened to arrest violators who spray, sell and mutilate naira notes as these acts are now criminal offences which attracts a five-year imprisonment. Acting Director, Currency More...