IBB LADIES HOST 21ST CLOSE GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP

The 21st edition of the IBB Ladies Close Golf Championships will hold on the course of IBB International Golf and Country Club from October 7 – 9, 2021. The championship is a Strokeplay/Nett event open to lady golf members of the club, only. It ranks as one of the major events on the IBB Ladies Golf Section calendar. Participants in the championship will be contesting for who has played best to her current handicap. A Golf handicap is a numerical measure of a golfer’s potential that is used to enable…

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NNPC RECORDS CRUDE OIL, GAS SALES OF $219.75M IN MAY

…POSTS N295.72BN FROM SALE OF PETROLEUM PRODUCTS The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it recorded a total crude oil and gas export sales of $219.75m in May 2021, representing 180.29% increase on sales from the previous month of April 2021.  This is contained in the May 2021 edition of the NNPC Monthly Financial and Operations Report (MFOR), according to a press release by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of the Corporation, Mr. Garba Deen Muhammad. According to the report, crude oil export sales contributed $181.19m (82.45%)…

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SEKIBO URGES GOVT., STAKEHOLDERS TO PRIORITISE SMES, YOUTH ENTREPRENUERSHIP

Bridging the gap to attain sustainable solutions to economic recovery will be the most impactful route to drive lasting and meaningful growth; for this to be achieved, creation of opportunities, conscious inclusion of Small and Medium Enterprises and youth entrepreneurship are crucial. MD/CEO of Heritage Bank Plc, Ifie Sekibo gave this submission on the sidelines of the 14th Annual Banking and Finance Conference of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) with a theme: “Economic Recovery, Inclusion & Transformation: The Role of Banking and Finance.” According to him, one…

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OLUGBO SET TO HOST 2ND EDITION OF TURF CLUB FEDERATION TOURNAMENT, PLEDGES TO NIGERIA UNITY

In a bid to foster continuous unity among Nigerians at a time when Nigeria is struggling to remain united as an entity; members of the Turf Club Federation of Nigeria is doing everything within their capacity in line with its core values and mission statement in maintaining peace, stability and unity within Nigeria as they visited the Olugbo of Ugbo, Oba Dr. Fredrick Enitiolorunda Akinrutan OON at his palatial palace in Ode-Ugbo; Ilaje Ondo State last week on a courtesy visit and to show appreciation for the pivotal role he…

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PRESIDENT BUHARI DIRECTS INCORPORATION OF NNPC LTD, APPOINTS BOARD

President Muhammadu Buhari, in his capacity as Minister of Petroleum Resources, has directed the incorporation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited. A statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr. Femi Adesina said this is in consonance with Section 53(1) of the Petroleum Industry Act 2021, which requires the Minister of Petroleum Resources to cause for the incorporation of the NNPC Limited within six months of commencement of the Act in consultation with the Minister of Finance on the nominal shares of the Company. The Group Managing Director of…

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