Category: People & Events

Firstbank takes promo out-of banking hall to Free fuel Friday with verve card

… Pick up your FirstBank Verve card today at any of our branches and start getting rewarded! FirstBank, Nigeria’s premier financial institution is set again to reward customers for Verve Card usage in its Free Fuel Fridays Promotion.   The free fuel Friday promo which is activated by FirstBank in collaboration with Verve International and…

In Bayelsa: 100 Entrepreneurs Gets N32m As Start-Up Capitals From SPDC

The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) on Thursday presented N32 million start-up capitals to 100 persons in Bayelsa who successfully completed a business management training organised by it. Dr Akinwumi Fajola, Regional Community Health Manager, SPDC, said during the presentation of the packs in Yenagoa, that the gesture was to enable the beneficiaries engage in…

NNPC Said Abia Oil Pipeline Explosion triggered off by suspected oil thieves

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has refuted the allegation that negligence on its part caused the oil pipeline fire incident Friday last week in Umuaduru and Umuimo communities in Osisioma Ngwa Local Government Area of Abia State. According to a press released by the NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu…

ECOWAS Parley West African Securities Regulatory Authorities in Abuja

L-R.  Director General, Ghana Securities and Exchange Commission Rev Daniel Tetteh, Director General Nigeria SEC Ms Mary Uduk, Commissioner, Industry and Private Sector Promotion, ECOWAS Mr Mamadou Traore and Secretary General CREPMF Mr Mony Soumahoro during a Meeting of Ecowas and West African Securities Regulatory Authorities (WASRA) in Abuja yesterday Group Photograph of the ECOWAS…

Supreme Court Improves Oil Revenue Allocation oF Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Rivers

Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa and Rivers States will receive more oil revenue from the federation following a landmark ruling by the Supreme Court Wednesday.   The states had approached the Supreme Court for the interpretation of Section 16(1) of the Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contract Act in suit number SC964/2016, filed on their…