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    12-Apr-2019 to 09:02

    NNPC promises supply of petrol during Easter

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has assured the public of adequate supply of petroleum products during the Easter celebration.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 08:34

    800 firms bid to manage gas flare sites in Nigeria

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said 800 companies have indicated interest to manage 176 gas flare sites in Nigeria.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 08:29

    World Bank votes $15b for human capital development in Nigeria, others

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The World Bank said it would spend $15 billion from 2021 to 2023 to help Nigeria and other African countries strengthen their human capital.

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    11-Apr-2019 to 17:06

    Former Nigerian president urges African leaders to give democracy human face

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Former President and Chairman of the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF), Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has said that peace and development can only be achieved in Africa when democracy is given a humanitarian face.

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    11-Apr-2019 to 16:52

    Drug trafficking: Nigeria reads riot act to airlines

    APA – Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Government says it will henceforth penalise any airline whose staff collude with baggage handlers to tag names of innocent travellers on bags containing illicit drugs on out-bound flights.

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    11-Apr-2019 to 16:31

    Nigeria to set up 774 gas filling plants - Minister

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said that Nigeria is working assiduously to ensure the installation of gas filling plants in each of the 774 Local Government Areas in the country.

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    11-Apr-2019 to 13:38

    Nigeria faces drug crisis

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Presidential Advisory Committee on Elimination of Drug Abuse (PACEDA) on Thursday says that Nigeria is facing drug crisis and that it is committed to solving the problem.

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