Tag: fuel subsidy

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 25, 2018

The Late 5: Edo Governor labels BEDC enemy of progress, wants license revoked; Buhari slams wife again over allegations of cabal frustrating his government | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it spent a total ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2018

The Big 5: Ibe Kachikwu explains major reason fuel subsidy must end; 71 Reps sponsor bill to reintroduce parliamentary system | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. The Senate Thursday, approved $1 billion for the completion of Ajaokuta ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 23, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 23rd of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Comply with public holidays or face sanctions – FG ...

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tosin adesinaMay 19, 2018

Fuel subsidy scams are what it takes to get our governors to finally demand accountability from Buhari?

The list of ”wailers’ in Nigeria has increased by thirty six and to be honest, I dont think any of ...

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Alexander OnukwueDecember 30, 2017

Fuel Scarcity: The federal government has quietly reintroduced subsidies, what does this mean for the economy?

Have the queues spurred by fuel scarcity around the country disappeared? If the answer is yes, it is likely for ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 28, 2017

Fayose criticises Osinbajo over fuel subsidy

The governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, has attacked Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo over his Tuesday comment regarding fuel subsidy – that ...

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AzeezApril 7, 2017

Court sentences fuel subsidy convict to 10 years imprisonment

An earlier convicted oil marketer, Jubril Rowaye was on Friday sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by a Federal Capital Territory in ...

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AzeezMarch 1, 2017

Senate begin investigation into N5.1trn fuel subsidy fraud

by Azeez Adeniyi The Senate on Tuesday said the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) collected N5.1 trillion as fuel subsidy ...

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RoqeebahJanuary 26, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 26th of January

Read the full stories and analyses here now!

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 26, 2017

BREAKING: Fuel subsidy fraudsters bag 10-year jail term

A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has sentenced Walter Watgbtsoma and Adaoha Ugo-Nnadi to 10-year imprisonment for defrauding the Federal ...

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AzeezJanuary 16, 2017

Convicted fuel subsidy suspect absent from sentencing

Managing Director of Ontario Oil and Gas Ltd, Ada Ugo-Ngali who has been found guilty for N1.9 billion oil subsidy ...

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AzeezJanuary 13, 2017

JUST IN: Lagos High Court convicts fuel subsidy suspects

Walter Wagbatsoma and Adaoha Ugo-Nnadi have been convicted on an eight count charge of subsidy fraud by a Lagos High ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 27, 2016

Enough is Enough: President Buhari, where are we going?

‘Every generation must out of relative obscurity, discover its mission, fulfill it, or betray it.’ – Frantz Fanon In January ...

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Op-Ed EditorMay 26, 2016

Demola Rewaju: We can’t afford to trust Buhari on this fuel price increase

The issue of trust has been brought into public discourse to justify the #OccupyNigeria movement of 2012 following the removal ...

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Ada IgboanugoMay 20, 2016

The story in photos from Tinubu’s meeting with NLC leaders today

Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress on Friday afternoon, held a meeting with the leaders ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 18, 2016

Shehu Sani to FG: ‘Stop intimidating NLC’

Senator Shehu Sani of Kaduna Central District, today warned the federal government against intimidating the leadership of the Nigerian Labour ...

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YWriterMay 18, 2016

Japheth Omojuwa: This is why Nigerians aren’t joining this strike like they joined #OccupyNigeria

by Japheth Omojuwa Having spent a whole week in Germany travelling through villages in Lusatia, Brandenburg and attending lectures in ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 18, 2016

‘NLC has only one President, ignore any other’ | The NLC is fighting the NLC

The Vice President of a faction of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Amechi Asugwuni, on Tuesday, said that the Ayuba ...

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Ada IgboanugoMay 18, 2016

In one tweet, someone captures the weakness of pro-2012 subsidy protests

@iyesdan on Twitter, challenged the new Digital Communications Adviser to the President, who also joined in the pro-2012 protest- Occupy ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 18, 2016

As NLC and FG fail to reach an agreement, nationwide strike looms

The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress on Tuesday, May 17 exited its talks with the Federal Government over the ...

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Ada IgboanugoMay 16, 2016

Dino Melaye to lead Nigerians in protest against his party

Senator Dino Melaye says he will lead Nigerians to issue a 7-day ultimatum to the federal government to revert to ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 16, 2016

House of Reps session turns rowdy over discussion on fuel subsidy

Members of the House of Representative, on Monday, held a special session to deliberate on the fuel subsidy removed by ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 16, 2016

‘Oil price deregulation is the best way to help suffering Nigerians’- Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed wants Nigerians to know that the recent deregulation of the price of ...

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Op-Ed EditorMay 16, 2016

Morning Devotion: NLC strike cometh, Hollande in Abuja and the tomato pests that stopped Dangote’s plant

On today’s episode, Joachim Mac-Ebong continues to address the forthcoming NLC strike, Francois Hollande’s visit to Nigeria and the suspension ...

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Op-Ed EditorMay 14, 2016

Uche Briggs: #OccupyNigeria was never about the character of GEJ

My brother, Ayokunle Odekunle, touched on the need for fuel subsidy removal and for our many differences, I agree on ...

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Oreoluwa PetersMay 14, 2016

‘The pain of the poor Nigerian is beyond unbearable’ | Daddy Freeze on fuel subsidy

Cool Fm, OAP Daddy Freeze has shared his own take on the recent removal of fuel subsidy. Here is what he ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 13, 2016

They have now started asking for Kachikwu to resign

A civil rights group, the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), on Thursday, called for the resignation of the Minister of State ...

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Op-Ed EditorMay 13, 2016

Morning Devotion: Lai Mohammed’s N13 million, fuel subsidy reactions, and a currency devaluation on the way?

On today’s episode, Joachim continues to address the fuel subsidy and its reactions, Lai Mohammed’s trip to China vis-a-vis his N13million, ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 13, 2016

Hard to believe, but on fuel subsidy removal, El-Rufai is asking for “patience and calm”

Following the sharp increase in fuel price and the removal of fuel subsidy, the Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 12, 2016

Kachikwu, maker of promises he does not keep, just made another promise (WATCH)

Speaking as a guest at the Channels Television Arise TV show, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, ...

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