Category: World

Baru to Address World Gas Confab in Washington

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, will join other global leaders to speak at the 27th World Gas Conference (WGC), taking place from 25th to 29th June 2018 in Washington, United States. During the five-day global gas showpiece, Baru is expected to market Nigeria’s tremendous gas potentials…

THE PROFILE OF GRAIN SORGHUM DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA

Sorghum is a local grain that is grown predominantly in the semiarid savannah and grassland areas of Northern Nigeria and other parts of the world. It is nutritionally rich and serves as a staple food in most parts of Northern Nigeria. The grain has assumed commercial relevance lately, especially in the food and beverage industry.…

NNPC Reels Out Plans to Attract Private Investment

…As Baru Says Slump in Oil prices, an Opportunity for Growth GMD NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, with the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, at the ongoing 7th OPEC International Seminar taking place at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria, Thursday The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has outlined plans to…

Baru Congratulates Kachikwu on Emergence as APPO President

  … Assures Minister of State for Petroleum Resources of his Support The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has congratulated the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on his emergence as President of the prestigious and all-important African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO).   In…

Digitalisation of money and the future of monetary policy

The digitalisation of money has the potential to change traditional structures of the financial system. This column discusses four areas in which it may have an impact, and argues that while digitalisation will not erode the importance of central banks, banks could be massively challenged by new forms of intermediation. Most economists will agree that…

ENERGY GIANT, AITEO, SPONSORS HIT THEME SONG FOR NIGERIA’S 2018 WORLD CUP CAMPAIGN

Aiteo Group, the Official Optimum Partner of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF),last Saturday premiered to industry applause, an official theme song to mentally boost the Super Eagles of Nigeria to go for glory at the Russia 2018 World Cup. This is also as they pledged to donate $50,000 to the team ‘for every unreturned goal’…