Increased Global Crude Oil Demand Shoots NNPC July Earnings By N20.3b

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has revealed that it earned N20.36 billion in its July 2020 operations due to continuous improvement in global crude oil demand for the third consecutive month. The state-owned oil firm in a statement signed by its Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Kennie Obateru, on Thursday, stated … Continue reading Increased Global Crude Oil Demand Shoots NNPC July Earnings By N20.3b

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No Junior Trade Union Can Negotiate For Senior Employees In Nigeria, Says Organised Labour

    The organised labour has kicked against the practice of trade unions representing junior workers, negotiating terms, and agreement on behalf of senior employees in Nigeria’s industrial space.   This is in reaction to the lingering issue between the Pulp Paper and Paper Products, Printing and Publishing Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PPAPPPAPSSAN), and … Continue reading No Junior Trade Union Can Negotiate For Senior Employees In Nigeria, Says Organised Labour

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FIRS Rakes N438bn From Non-Oil Tax Revenue In July

  The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has said that it collected N490 billion in tax receipts in July, with a sum of N438 billion, representing 89% came from Non-oil receipts. The revenue agency in a statement on Thursday explained that the significant drop in oil revenue to N52 billion, representing 11%, is due to … Continue reading FIRS Rakes N438bn From Non-Oil Tax Revenue In July

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PHOTOS: Police In Show Of Force For Edo Election

  Members of security agencies and paramilitary agencies during a joint show of force in Edo State on Thursday ahead of the Saturday gubernatorial election in Edo State. Photos: Sodiq Adelakun/ChannelsTV      

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Income Tax: FG Orders Account Holders To Fill Self-Certification Forms

  The Federal Government has directed all account holders in the country to obtain and fill self-certification forms in line with the Income Tax Regulations 2019. The directive contained in a series of tweets on Thursday stated that each account holder must submit the filled forms in their respective financial institutions. “This is to notify … Continue reading Income Tax: FG Orders Account Holders To Fill Self-Certification Forms

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Human Footprints Dating Back 120,000 Years Found In Saudi Arabia

  Around 120,000 years ago in what is now northern Saudi Arabia, a small band of homo sapiens stopped to drink and forage at a shallow lake that was also frequented by camels, buffalo, and elephants bigger than any species seen today. The people may have hunted the large mammals but they did not stay … Continue reading Human Footprints Dating Back 120,000 Years Found In Saudi Arabia

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Moderna Shares COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Blueprints, Will Others Follow?

  US biotech firm Moderna, one of nine companies in the late stages of clinical trials for a Covid-19 vaccine, has become the first to publish the complete blueprints of its study following calls for greater transparency. The initiative puts pressure on other companies to follow suit, especially Pfizer, the other American company currently carrying … Continue reading Moderna Shares COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Blueprints, Will Others Follow?

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Biden Faces US Voters At Town Hall, Trump Heads Back To Wisconsin

  White House hopeful Joe Biden on Thursday holds his first extended face-to-face with voters since winning the Democratic nomination, a town hall where he will likely savage President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic. With less than seven weeks before Election Day, Biden has ramped up his public appearances after spending large chunks … Continue reading Biden Faces US Voters At Town Hall, Trump Heads Back To Wisconsin

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Schwarzenegger Says Pandemic ‘Opportunity’ To Rebuild Devastated Economies

  Former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on Thursday said the coronavirus crisis was a “tremendous opportunity” to rebuild devastated economies with clean energy. Speaking virtually at a climate summit that his non-profit organisation holds annually in Austria, the Hollywood star said the pandemic, which has killed almost a million people and caused massive economic downturns … Continue reading Schwarzenegger Says Pandemic ‘Opportunity’ To Rebuild Devastated Economies

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Buhari Signs Nigeria Police Bill 2020 Into Law

  President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigeria Police Bill, 2020 into law.  In a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President in a memo dated September 16, 2020, communicated his assent to the Bill to the National Assembly, through the Clerk of the legislature. “The Act … Continue reading Buhari Signs Nigeria Police Bill 2020 Into Law

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