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FG focused on expanding hydrocarbon export base to boost employment – Minister

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The Minister guaranteed Nigerians of the FG’s duty to expand business openings in the nation by means of hydrocarbon investigation.

The Minister of State for Environment, Mrs. Sharon Ikeazor, reported that the Nigerian government stays focused on expanding its hydrocarbon trade base, which she says will build business open doors for Nigerians.

The Minister unveiled this on Sunday in Abuja in a gathering with partners on the Environmental Impact Assessment of the proposed Ameshi and Enyi Field Development Project, by Sterling Exploration and Production Company Ltd (SEEPCO). She likewise added that expanding clean Hydrocarbon sends out is one of the fundamental monetary needs of the organization.

The Minister said that Hydrocarbon investigation must be done in an ecofriendly and clean approach to forestall negative impacts like ecological debasement.

She added that the FG is not kidding about natural licenses on hydrocarbon penetrating destinations, refering to the Environmental Impact Assessment Act which gives the force for a stop-work request to oil boring organizations.

“Towards this end, and in exercise of its administrative obligations, the service of climate has seen that SEEPCO didn’t get all the necessary administrative allows prior to setting out on penetrating at a site, in away from of area 62 of the Environmental Impact Assessment Act.

Nigeria’s all out unfamiliar exchange (import and fare) dropped by 27.46% year on year in Q2 2020, when contrasted with N8.61 trillion recorded in the comparing quarter (Q2) of 2019.

Spain took over from India as Nigeria’s top fare objective in the subsequent quarter (Q2) of 2020. The European country got 14% (N310.7 billion) of the all out fare exchange of Nigeria in Q2 as against the 9.87% (N402.93 billion) recorded in Q1 2020.

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Iran warns trump on soleimani’s revenge

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Soleimani’s ‘revenge is inevitable’, Iran cautions Trump Iran’s supreme chief’s office has posted a photomontage of previous US president Donald Trump playing golf under the shadow of a warplane close by a vow to vindicate a destructive 2020 drone strike he requested.

The post on Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s @khamenei_site Twitter account late Thursday cautioned there will never be a way out from restitution for the US strike outside Baghdad air terminal which killed Iran’s storied foreign operations chief General Qasem Soleimani and his Iraqi lieutenant.

“Revenge is inevitable. Soleimani’s killer and the man who gave the orders must face vengeance,” it said.“Revenge can take place at any moment.”

Trump left office on Wednesday and flew directly to his Mar-a-Lago golf club in Florida, without going to the initiation of his successor President Joe Biden.

Iranian authorities have swore over and again that Soleimani will be retaliated for.

Recently, on the principal commemoration of his executing, legal executive boss Ebrahim Raisi cautioned that not Trump was “immune from justice” and that Soleimani’s executioners would “not be safe anywhere in the world”.

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‘Arya Starr’ debuts at No. 1 on Nigerian Apple Music ‘Top Albums’ chart

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Mavin Records newly signed artiste has taken 2021 by storm with her debut EP — Arya Starr — which in a short amount of time and maybe unexpectedly is already the number on Nigerian Apple Music ‘Top Albums’.

Arya Starr will become the second female since Tems and first of 2021 to top the Apple Music NG album charts; Tems topped the chart with ‘For Broken Ears’ EP. Arya Starr also seems to draw a lot of comparisons to Tems, fans and listeners cite sound, genre of music (and for some, looks) as factors for such comparisons.

Arya Starr dispositions “Made In Lagos” which has been atop the Apple Music charts for Nigerian albums for more three weeks now.

Arya Starr is currently the No. 1 album on Nigerian Apple Music.

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Covid-19: Buhari approves N6.45 billion to set up 38 oxygen production plants

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President Muhammadu Buhari has declared his endorsement of N6.45 billion for the set-up of 38 oxygen creation plants the nation over, in an offer to contain the second influx of Covid-19.

The President unveiled this in an assertion on Thursday night after the main National Economic Council meeting of the year managed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, with State Governors, Federal Capital Territory Minister, Central Bank Governor, and other senior government authorities in participation.

“As a feature of endeavors to contain the second rush of Covid-19, we’re setting up new oxygen creation plants in 38 areas across Nigeria—to improve the administration of patients needing oxygen.

“I have similarly endorsed financing for the restoration of oxygen plants in 5 clinics,” Buhari said.

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed said the President said the asset’s delivery was required by the rising instances of Covid-19 in the country with patients requiring oxygen.

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Review we detailed that the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, cautioned that the rising second influx of the pandemic in Lagos had seen the interest for oxygen rise multiple times from 70 six-liter chambers every day to 350 six-liter chambers at Yaba Mainland Hospital alone.

He added that the state government had the decentralized arrangement of oxygen and different administrations required for Covid-19 patients, refering to the arrangement of oxygen stands.

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