New NNPC board: Still unclear who chairs corporation

Lack Of Properly Constituted Board Breaches NNPC Enabling Law-Adefulu Though the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Act as amended in 2007 provides for the appointment of nine persons to the Board, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, named six members, leaving the public, including the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, as well as NNPC with the need for […]

Why Buhari must Rejig NNPC’s lopsided management — PANDEF

PAN Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) has called for holistic rejigging of the lopsided Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) management structure, and correct the imbalances. PÀNDEF spokesperson, Ken Robinson, said the group welcomed the reconstitution of the board of the NNPC, by President Muhammadu Buhari with cautious considerations as the move could be considered mere scratching of the surface of […]

Ekiti: Governor responds to claims of selling state lodge in Abuja

Says building undergoing reconstruction, as he berates ex-governor Fayose Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has denied claims that his government has sold off the Ekiti State Governor’s Lodge in Abuja. Governor Fayemi said that his government was just carrying out reconstruction of the building located at the Federal Capital Territory, having been allegedly abandoned throughout […]

We adopted INEC COVID-19 election protocols for our LG polls – CROSIEC

Local Government election held in Cross River State despite the COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions. The turn out at the polling units was fair bearing the COVID-19 pandemic but the state chairman of the Cross River State Independent Electoral Commission, Mike Ushie explained that the commission adopted and strictly followed the Covid-19 election protocols recently […]

Exam Malpractice: Court Frees Adeleke as Trial of Co-defendants Continues

Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Friday discharged and acquitted the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the last governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, in the alleged examination malpractice charge filed against him and four others. Adeleke’s discharge and subsequent aquittal was due to the […]