The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday disclosed that the Federal Government has given approval for the immediate payment of N413 billion to oil marketers as outstanding payment for subsidy claims adding that the move will ensure zero fuel queues at filling stations nationwide.
The secret Christian wife of the late King of Saudi Arabia has been awarded $40 million after a judge in London ruled that she was entitled to receive the hush money she had been promised to keep their relationship out of the public eye.
President Mohammadu Buhari is expected to declare open a two day retreat for the confirmed ministerial nominees later this morning.
Cesc Fabregas has denied he is at the centre of a player revolt against under-fire Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.
Bureaux De Change (BDC) operators have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to make foreign exchange transactions relating to Personal Travel Allowance (PTA) and Business Travel Allowance (BTA) exclusive businesses of BDCs. This call made during the second BDC Owners Forum’s meeting held in Lagos last week.
Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Aba
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia the capital of Abia state has upheld the election of the Governor of Abia State Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu as the winner of 2015 gubernatorial election.
MUSA BABA AHMED, JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
The House of Representatives Tuesday called on the Federal Government, the Armed Forces and other law enforcement agencies to pay all entitlements and benefits to the families of the deceased personnel who died in active duties against Boko Haram insurgents and other criminal groups in the country.