COVID-19 Oil & Gas Intervention: Kano Receives Package

NNPC donating covid19 relief items to kono

… As Industry Moves to Build Permanent Medical Infrastructure Nationwide  Despite the supply chain constraints involved in simultaneous nationwide delivery and distribution of medical items at this period, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)-led Oil and Gas Industry coalition is determined to extend the Industry intervention to all states of the federation, with Abuja, Rivers, and states in the South West have benefitted from the initiative. Hon. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, a weekend in Kano, disclosed this while presenting medical consumables, equipment, and an ambulance…

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Abba Kyari dies of COVID-19

Abba Kyari dies of COVID-19

The Chief of Staff to President Mohammadu Buhari, Mallam Abba Kyari is dead of coronavirus. Announcing his death on Twitter, Mr. Femi Adesina, special adviser on media and publicity to the president disclosed this late Friday night. Recall, on March 24, 2020, Mallam Kyari tested positive for coronavirus. After testing positive, Nigerians expressed mixed reactions on the former chief of staff status. Some like Kemi Oluloyo, a social media influencer, and an investigative journalist believed he was dead. While others see the situation differently. Nigerians react to Abba Kyari death…

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COVID-19: Buhari praises EU for donating N21bn

President Buhari and EU delegates on covid-19

President Mohammadu Buhari praises the European Union, EU for donating the sum of N21 billion (50 million Euros) to support Nigeria’s efforts at controlling the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Receiving the Union delegation to the country, led by Amb Ketil Karlsen, President Buhari praises EU for the donation and says it would go a long way in supporting Nigeria’s efforts at controlling and containing the virus to prevent community spread, as well as revitalise the national health care systems. The President used the occasion to express sincere condolences of…

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COVID-19: Buhari approves 774, 000 jobs for Nigerians

COVID-19: Buhari approves 774, 000 jobs for Nigerians@sustainable.com.ng

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the engagement of 774, 000 Nigerians on Special Public Works programme in the country to cushion the effect of COVID-19 pandemic. Mrs. Ahmed disclosed this at a press conference on fiscal stimulus measures in response to COVID-19 pandemic and oil prices fiscal shock, on Monday in Abuja. She explained that 1, 000 people were expected to be recruited from each of the 774 local government areas in the country. According to her, the sum…

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