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Nigeria , Tuesday 22 January 2019

News Nigeria: Nigeria eyes 60% forex saving on petroleum products and food import through Dangote Refinery

News source: https://www.worldstagegroup.com/nigeria-eyes-60-forex-saving-on-petroleum-products-and-food-import-through-dangote-refinery/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

WorldStage Newsonline– The Federal Government of Nigeria has projected that about 55 to 60 per cent of the country’s spending on foreign exchange for the importation of petroleum products and food ite...

News Nigeria: ‘Nigeria needs 11m jobs annually to tackle youth unemployment’

News source: https://guardian.ng/appointments/nigeria-needs-11m-jobs-annually-to-tackle-youth-unemployment/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

Nigeria needs to create about 11 million new jobs yearly to tackle youth unemployment facing the country. The Regional Coordinator, United Nations Environment Ecosystem Based Adaptation for Food ...

News Nigeria: Chief Justice of Nigeria, other heads of court enjoy immunity

News source: https://guardian.ng/features/chief-justice-of-nigeria-other-heads-of-court-enjoy-immunity/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

The dust raised by the sudden charge and proposed arraignment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, who is the highest judicial officer in the country, before the Code of Conduct ...

News Nigeria: Para Powerlifters: Nigeria’s Unsung Heroes

News source: https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2019/01/22/para-powerlifters-nigerias-unsung-heroes/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

Chronicling Nigeria’s sporting history won’t be complete without the accomplishments and medals won by the para powerlifting athletes of the Nigeria Para Powerlifting Federation, writes Ojo Maduekwe E...

News Nigeria: Nigeria's ruling party accuses opposition of plotting pre-vote violence

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/nigerias-ruling-party-accuses-opposition-plotting-pre-vote-172028079.html
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's government accused the main opposition party of planning violence ahead of next month's election in a nation with a history of unrest and fraud ...

News Nigeria: Nigeria’s Dangote targets $700 million annually from cement export

News source: http://naija247news.com/2019/01/22/nigerias-dangote-targets-700-million-annually-from-cement-export/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

PARIS, Jan 21 – Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, said on Monday he expected to step up exports of cement and other commodities from Nigeria from this year as he focuses on foreign markets ...

News Nigeria: Nigeria ratifies 40 conventions, domesticates 19 global laws – NIMASA DG

News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/01/nigeria-ratifies-40-conventions-domesticates-19-global-laws-nimasa-dg/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dakuku Peterside, yesterday, said Nigeria has so far ratified 40 conventions of the International Maritime Organisat...

News Nigeria: Shindi: Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry Remains Attractive

News source: https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2019/01/22/shindi-nigerias-oil-and-gas-industry-remains-attractive/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

The Chief Executive Officer of Brevity Anderson, organisers of the annual Nigeria Petroleum International Summit, Mr. James Shindi, spoke to select journalists on current issues in Nigeria’s oil and g...

News Nigeria: Nigeria accuses opposition of plotting election violence

News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/nigeria-accuses-opposition-plotting-election-violence-170403331.html
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's government on Monday warned about an increase in violence before next month's elections, accusing the main opposition of trying to foment unrest to jeopardise the vote. Informa...

News Nigeria: Total to proceed with Nigeria Ikike, LNG projects

News source: http://naija247news.com/2019/01/22/total-to-proceed-with-nigeria-ikike-lng-projects/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

French oil group, Total, said it will approve plans to proceed with the Ikike project in Nigeria in the coming months. The firm also plans to expand its liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in the ...

News Nigeria: Nigeria: FG confirms evidences of armed bandits, Boko Haram insurgents to unleash attacks across country

News source: https://www.worldstagegroup.com/nigeria-fg-confirms-evidences-of-armed-bandits-boko-haram-insurgents-to-unleash-attacks-across-country/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

WorldStage Newsonline– The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced alleged credible intelligence that armed bandits and Boko Haram insurgents have been mobilized to engage in massive attacks and o...

News Nigeria: $5bn Indian line of credit open to Nigeria -Envoy

News source: https://www.ripplesnigeria.com/5bn-indian-line-of-credit-open-to-nigeria-envoy/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Abhay Thakur, has said that Nigeria can explore $5 billion line of credit with low interest rate from India. Thakur, who disclosed this when he visited the Min...