Tagged: fuel subsidy

Pat Utomi

From the Magazine: 10 Questions with Pat Utomi

Director, Centre for Applied Economics, Lagos Business School WHY DID you decide to contest in the presidential elections? All of my life, I have struggled to walk my talk. I have tried very hard...

Fuel queue

Long queues disappear from Abuja fuel stations

by Akan Ido Normalcy have returned to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, with the suspension of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) strike on August 23. NUPENG had earlier...

My son is on his own – Alao-Arisekola

My son is on his own – Alao-Arisekola

by Isi Esene Just like the Peoples Democratic Party chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur before him, businessman, Azeez Alao-Arisekola has disassociated himself from allegations surrounding his son’s alleged subsidy funds misappropriation. Alao-Arisekola told reporters that...

Leave me out of subsidy trial – Bamanga Tukur

Leave me out of subsidy trial – Bamanga Tukur

by Isi Esene The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bamanga Tukur has warned the public to refrain from conducting a media trial of his son, Mahmud. Mahmud Tukur is the  Managing Director/Chief...

Fuel subsidy trial again stalled

Fuel subsidy trial again stalled

by Isi Esene The trial of 20 individuals and companies who are suspected to have fraudulently received fuel subsidy funds amounting to about $6.8bn has again stalled today due to the absence of  the...