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Today's Headlines: A Prominent Politician Is Dead, Okonjo-Iweala Congratulates Wizkid & Burna Boy

NLNG Commends Navy's Contribution To Its Operations

The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Company (NLNG) has commended the Nigerian Navy (NN) for its key role in ensuring a peaceful atmosphere for the Company to carry out its activities.

The encomium was showered on the NN by the Managing Director (MD) NLNG, Mr Tony Attah when he recently led other senior management officials of the Company on a courtesy visit to the Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo at the Naval Headquarters, Abuja.

Attah explained that Liquefied Natural Gas is a critical national asset to the future of the country especially at a time that the nation is moving away from dependence on crude oil.


Lawan Takes Covid-19 Vaccine

President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan Tuesday took the AstraZeneca vaccine.

The vaccine was administered to him in his office by his personal physician, Dr Muhammad Usman and witnessed by some Distinguished Senators led by the Senate Leader, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi.

The vaccination card was presented to the Senate President by the Chairman, Senate Committee on Health(Secondary and Tertiary), Senator Ibrahim Oloriegbe, All Progressives Congress, APC, Kwara Central.


A Prominent Politician Is Dead,

Chidi Izuwah, director-general of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), has been declared dead.

The Cable Reports that he died on Tuesday morning, March 16 after a protracted illness which he had been receiving treatment for in South Africa since 2020.

The ICRC also confirmed the death of its director-general via its official Twitter page on the same day.


Okonjo-Iweala Congratulates Wizkid & Burna Boy

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General of World Trade Organisation (WTO), has applauded Nigeria’s Afrobeats stars, Burna Boy and Wizkid, for winning awards at the 2021 Grammy, saying such services should be encouraged for export in Nigeria.

OKonjo-Iweala, on Tuesday in Abuja, while meeting with captains of the industry sector, said with Nigeria’s large number of educated people, it has a comparative advantage in services.


PDP Accuses APC Government

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) led the Federal Government of lying to Nigerians about employment and job creation.

It made the allegation in a statement on Tuesday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in reaction to the report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on the unemployment rate in the country.


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