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NNPC, Tecnimont sign $1.5 billion contract for Port Hacourt refinery repairs

Nigeria, April 6 -- The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed a contract with Italy's Maire Tecnimont for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery. The $1.5 billion contra... Read More


NNPC, Tecnimont sign $1.5 billion contract for Port Harcourt refinery repairs

Nigeria, April 6 -- The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed a contract with Italy's Maire Tecnimont for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery. The $1.5 billion contra... Read More


MTN announces airtime sales channels as banks standoff continues

Nigeria, April 3 -- The telecommunications firm, MTN, has announced alternative channels for consumers to buy airtime for the phones, after commercial banks disallowed MTN subscribers to use their cha... Read More


Liberian mayor visits PREMIUM TIMES, lauds Nigeria's intervention during civil war

Nigeria, April 3 -- The Monrovia City Mayor, Jefferson Koijee, has lauded the intervention of the Nigerian government which helped to end the civil war which rocked Liberia over 30 years ago. He also... Read More


Women in Agriculture: My struggles with herders - Bee farmer

Nigeria, April 3 -- Hope Isaac, a final year student of a Nigerian university, owns farms and bee hives in Imo State. She is the CEO of Hopifloral Resources. She practices both livestock and crop far... Read More


Nigerian govt intervenes as MTN, banks trade blames over shutdown

Nigeria, April 2 -- The Nigerian government says it has intervened in a feud between Nigerian banks and MTN, which left millions of phone users unable to buy airtime Friday. Talks to resolve a row ov... Read More


Nigerian govt intervenes as MTN, banks trade blame over shutdown

Nigeria, April 2 -- The Nigerian government says it has intervened in a feud between Nigerian banks and MTN, which left millions of phone users unable to buy airtime Friday. Talks to resolve a row ov... Read More


Nigeria assigns identification numbers to 51 million citizens, extends SIM-NIN linkage

Nigeria, April 2 -- The Nigerian government has announced that over 51 million Nigerians have been registered for the National Identification Number (NIN), which is now required for major activities i... Read More


Customers stranded as banks block MTN from banking channels

Nigeria, April 2 -- A feud between Nigerian banks and MTN left millions of subscribers unable to recharge their phones using the USSD services on Friday, after banks shut off the telecoms firm over fe... Read More


UK govt funds Nigeria's first open-source business intelligence platform

Nigeria, April 1 -- The UK government through its UK-Nigeria Tech Hub has launched an open-source business intelligence platform aimed at providing transparent and reliable data about the Nigerian tec... Read More