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Senate investigates insubordination allegations against NNPC GMD by Kachikwu

Kachikwu: Nigeria targets 1.8m barrels per day

Nigeria is targeting oil production of 1.8 million barrels per day by early next year but that will be the ceiling to comply with...

Filipino, Ukrainian kidnapped in Niger Delta

Reports reaching NEWSVERGE indicate that six crew from a German container vessel have been kidnapped in Nigerian waters, a shipping company said on Tuesday. Four...

Southern Governors meet in Lagos, demand devolution of power

Seventeen governors from South-west, South-east and South-south are currently in Lagos discussing latest national issues. This meeting is coming 12 years after a similar meeting...
Reps to probe Maina's reinstatement

Buhari sacks Maina, queries Head of Service

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate disengagement of the former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, from...

Sule Lamido declares 2019 Presidential ambition

Former Governor of Jigawa State, Dr Sule Lamido has written to members of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, informing them of his decision to...
Bolt says he’s serious about a soccer career

Bolt says he’s serious about a soccer career

Usain Bolt says he is serious about starting up a soccer career now he has retired from sprinting, and believes he could even be...
N. Korean missile launch denotes need for decent military, gov’t financing – Trump

U.S. may be preparing to put nuclear bombers back on 24-hour alert – Reports

The U.S. may be preparing to put nuclear-armed bombers on 24-hour alert, something which has not been done since the end of the Cold...
EPL: Kane grabs brace as Tottenham hammer Liverpool 4-1 at Wembley

EPL: Kane grabs brace as Tottenham hammer Liverpool 4-1 at Wembley

Harry Kane scored twice as Spurs humiliated a poor Liverpool side at Wembley in front of Diego Maradona and the biggest ever English Premier...
SERAP to Saraki, Dogara: ‘Withdraw directives to banks to unfreeze Mrs Jonathan’s accounts’

SERAP to Saraki, Dogara: ‘Withdraw directives to banks to unfreeze Mrs Jonathan’s accounts’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr...
Anti-corruption group tells Buhari to act decisively on Kachukwu, Baru debacle

Oil marketers plot Kachikwu’s removal

Some stakeholders in the oil sector are pushing for the removal of Ibe Kachikwu, minister of state for petroleum resources. This is as a result...