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Today's Headlines; Gov Bello Signs 5 Bills Into Law; 100,000 Jobs Coming From Our Refinery — Dangote

Gov Bello Signs 5 Bills Into Law

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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has signed five bills into law.

The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Onogwu Muhammed in a statement, hailed Governor Bello for signing the bills.

The bills included the establishment of a health science and technology college, providing for the retirement of teachers, establishing roads fund management board, and allowing the peaceful celebration of cultural festivals.

100K Jobs Coming From Our Refinery—Aliko Dangote

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Amid encomiums from eminent personalities, including President Muhammadu Buhari and presidents of five other African countries, founder and President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday expressed optimism that the newly commissioned 650,000pbd refinery would employ over 100,000 Nigerian youths and generate over $21 billion in revenue.

According to him, this will save the country huge forex that would have been spent on fuel importation.

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Buhari Won’t Approve 65-Year Workers’ Retirement Age–Minister

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The Minister of State for Labour, Employment and Productivity, Festus Keyamo, has said the outgoing President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will not approve the newly proposed 65-year retirement age for Nigerian workers.

The minister gave the reason in an interview with our correspondent in Abuja on Monday.

FG Begins Shutdown Of Unlicensed Fuel Marketers

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The Federal Government, on Monday, announced that no unlicensed petroleum product dealer would be allowed to load products from June 1, 2023, as it vowed to shut down such businesses beginning from that day.

It warned that from June 1, 2023, anyone who wants to deal on petroleum products must obtain a licence, stressing that “no licence, no loading of any petroleum product.”

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