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Fuel Scarcity: Buhari meets Kachikwu, Baru, marketers, others Monday

  President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned stakeholders in the sub-sector of the economy to a major engagement in Aso Rock tomorrow (Monday), vanguard reports. According to the newspaper, the parties invited included Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources; Mr. Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC;

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Why Liberian President-elect Weah postpones victory speech Friday night

  An overwhelming crowd of supporters and sound-system malfunctioning forced Liberia’s President-elect, George Weah, to postpone his victory speech on Friday night. Weah was billed to formally accept his election at the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) headquarters in Monrovia at 6.30 p.m., an hour after his declaration as President-elect. Immediately after the

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Buhari Signs 5 Bills into law including Mandatory Treatment of Gun Shot Victims

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s has signed 5 bills into law. These include the Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot Bill. Making this disclosure in a statement, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, said the president also signed four other bills including Anti-Torture Bill,

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How Russian tankers fueled North Korea via transfers at sea

Reuters     Russian tankers have supplied fuel to North Korea on at least three occasions in recent months by transferring cargoes at sea, according to two senior Western European security sources, providing an economic lifeline to the secretive Communist state.   The sales of oil or oil products from Russia, the world's second biggest

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