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    KEDCO’s Board Crisis Deepens As Incar Writes Regulator

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    The crisis rocking the board of the Kano Electricity Company (KEDCO) Plc over allegations of poor corporate governance by the majority shareholder, Sahelian Energy, has degenerated with the board of the minority shareholder chaired by Alhaji Umaru Mutallab, Incar Power Ltd, inviting the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to promptly intervene and save the company…

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  • High-level Delegations Expected In Marrakech For African Development Forum

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    Marrakech, Morocco, will host a number of African leaders as part of the 9th African Development Forum, an event spearheaded by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA). This year, the forum which takes place every two years, will focus on illicit financial flows, domestic resource mobilisation, new forms of partnerships and climate financing….

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  • Alison-Madueke

    Petroleum Industry Bill: Issues Delaying Its Passage (1)

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    House speaker, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, on Tuesday, 16 September 2014 gave the Hon Ishaka Bawa-led Ad-hoc Committee on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) a 21-day ultimatum to submit a report. Senate president David Mark also assured Nigerians last week that the seventh assembly will pass the bill before it winds down next year. These assurances…

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    Aig-Imoukhuede: A Man For All Seasons

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    Mr. Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede former group mananing director and chief execitive of Access Bank is a quintessential banker and outstanding manager of resources, his uncanny ability to bring dreams alive has earned him a pride of place in the chronicle of successful corporate restructuring in the world, and the transformation story of Access Bank under his…

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  • Alison-Madueke

    Petroleum Industry Bill: Issues Delaying Its Passage (1)

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    House speaker, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, on Tuesday, 16 September 2014 gave the Hon Ishaka Bawa-led Ad-hoc Committee on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) a 21-day ultimatum to submit a report. Senate president David Mark also assured Nigerians last week that the seventh assembly will pass the bill before it winds down next year. These assurances…

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  • Jonah-Otunla

    States Turn To IGR As Revenue Allocation Crisis Deepens

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    Indications have emerged that the deepening revenue crisis facing the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) for over 18 months is helping to refocus the attention of some states of the federation on internally generated revenue (IGR) to fund development spending, LEADERSHIP Sunday investigation has revealed. Kwara State estimated that the state government lost an average…

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  • Mohammed-Tumala

    We’re Committed To Making Statistical Practice Professional For Devt – Tumala

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    Dr Mohammed Tumala is current President of the Nigerian Statistical(NSA).  In this interview with a select team of journalists shortly after the Association’s 38th Annual Conference, he speaks on the Nigerian statistical system as a platform for driving sustainable national development. WENESO OROGUN was there How best can Nigeria take advantage of its recent GDP…

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  • Godwin Emefiele CBN Governor

    MINT Board Sacks MD, EDs, Appoints New Boss

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    The long-expected shakeup at Nigeria’s currency printer, the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Plc (the MINT) occurred yesterday as the company’s board, chaired by the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emiefele, dissolved the MINT’s executive management committee and named Mr. Joseph Ugbo as new substantive managing director. A statement by…

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