Now that the 2019 general elections have come and gone except the supplementary polls slated to hold in some states on March 23, 2019, winners including the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari, should endeavour to be magnanimous in victory, while the losers should be gallantry in defeat. The period of politics is now over. The time for national building has just begun.
The consensus came on the heels of a visit in Abuja of the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, His Excellency, Abhay Thakur, to the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, a release by the corporation’s Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, has said.
The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman .
Nigeria and Denmark have commenced negotiation targeted at increasing investment in the maritime sector in both nations. The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Mrs Hadiza Usman, while receiving the Danish Ambassador to Nigeria, Jesper Kamp, said that the Authority was fully committed to providing the enabling environment for business to grow in the nation’s maritime sector.
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu on Wednesday said democracy cannot be achieved in Nigeria through the ballot.
Popular Nigerian singer, Yemi Alade has attacked top government officials in Nigeria over the state of the economy.
Bishop Humphrey Olumakaiye.
The Diocesan Bishop of Lagos (Anglican Communion), the Rt. Rev. (Dr.) Humprey Olumakaiye, has admonished current Nigerian leaders and all those who desire leadership positions in the country to imbibe the attributes displayed by Jesus Christ while on earth.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has urged Nigerians to pray for the country as it enters the final stretch of electioneering period.Jonathan gave the call in his Christmas message to Nigerians.
The governorship candidate of Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party, ANRP, in Imo State, Professor Alphonsus Njoku Ekwerike has promised to turn Imo State into the Dubai of Nigeria if voted into power in 2019.
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Nigeria would need about $3.5 billion investments to activate the new market-based initiative it had set up to achieve the gas flare commercialization target by 2020. This was disclosed in the latest Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, 2017 Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Annual Report.
The U.S. has warned against violence during the February 2019 general elections in Nigeria, saying it will “remain intensely focused” on the elections in the coming months.