The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has concluded all the necessary arrangements to import 100, 000 pre-paid meters for distribution to customers in 2015.
The Managing Director of the company, Alhaji Jamilu Gwamna, made this known at Customers’ Interactive Session on Credited Advance Payment for Metering Implementation (CAPMI) in Kano on Monday.
Trading activities at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) reopened on a negative note as the market All-Share Index depreciated by 271.08 points.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the All-Share Index declined by 0.88 per cent to close at 30,492.30 against 30,763.38 posted on Friday.
The market capitalisation, which opened at N10,.156 trillion, lost N90 billion or 0.88 per cent to close at N10.066 trillion due to price losses by some blue chip equities.
The Director-General, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr Benjamin Dikki, on Monday in Abuja reiterated the bureau’s effort in bridging housing shortage in the country.
Dikki said this at the handover of Stallion Property and Development Company (SPDC) to the NNPC Pension Funds Limited.
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The Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Barr. Hassan Bello has blamed lack of input by the stakeholders in the Nigerian Maritime Industry as the major reason the Nigerian Coastal and Inland Shipping Law otherwise known as the Cabotage law has not been effective.
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has commended the Maritime resident reporters for their vibrancy in reporting issues and setting agenda for stakeholders in the maritime industry.
The Executive Secretary of NSC Barr. Hassan Bello who made this known while delivering a goodwill message at a one day seminar organized by the Nigerian Ports Consultative Council in Lagos said he was impressed with the performance of the maritime reporters.
The Rector, Certified Institute of Shipping (CIS), Rev. Prof. Alex Okwuashi has faulted the recent move by the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) to reverse the storage charges currently charged by the Terminal Operators to what it used to be as at May 2009 describing the action as unrealistic.