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Pandemic crushes Guyana’s dreams of big oil profits as ‘resource curse’ looms over oil-producing nations

This year was supposed to bring great things for Guyana.   ExxonMobil discovered massive oil deposits off the South American country’s Caribbean coast in 2015, and Guyana sold its first cargo of crude oil this February. As production ramps up, its first stage offshore wells were projected to produce 750,000 barrels a day by 2025, […]

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FG frowns at companies’ inability to resolve consumer complaints, feedback

ABUJA – The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has frowned at the inability of some companies and service providers to resolve consumers’ complaints and provide feedback mechanism for their products.   Mr Babatunde Irukera, the Director-General of the commission, said this at a National Virtual Policy Dialogue organised by the Nigerian Global Affairs […]

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Trade & Commerce Commissioner lauds entrepreneur for creating job opportunities

Awka-Commissioner for Trade and Commerce, Mr Uche Okafor, has lauded Miss Nancy Chidebe, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), of a shoe manufacturing company for creating job opportunities for fellow youths. Mr Okafor made the commendation when he received Miss Chidebe and her team in his office at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka. The commissioner praised the […]

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You can’t plan Edo economy on optimism, Obaseki chides Ize-Iyamu

BENIN CITY – Edo State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has chided candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Osagie Ize-Iyamu over the latter’s speculative answer to the governor’s question during the CHANNELS Television Edo State Governorship Debate held on Sunday night.   During the question and answer […]

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We’ll attract more donor agencies vows Economic planning commissioner, Mark Okoye

Awka-Anambra State Commissioner for Economic Planning, Budget and Development Partners, Mr Mark Okoye says the presence of donor partners activities in the state has made significant contributions toward the development of Anambra. Mr Okoye said this during a virtual session of the “2019 End of the Year Inter-Agency and Coordination Review meeting’’, to review the […]