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Lagos to reverse dirty fuel usage through gas expansion



The Commissioner for Lagos State Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resource, Olalere Odusote, has said the administration is working forcefully towards completing a gas plan that advances extension and use in the state.

Olalere, as an afterthought lines at the official dispatch of blaze gas-in a hurry administration in Lagos, stated: “We will be doing this by creating and actualizing a state gas strategy that would convey each Lagosian along on how the state will in general push gas,” he said.

He said the legislature would likewise be working with Federal Government elements, for example, the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON), Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), and the Lagos State Ministry of Environment, to guarantee that security principles are carefully clung to.

He said the state is envious of advancing the utilization of LPG to clean the climate in Lagos, noticing that a large portion of the energizes burned-through in the nation are filthy fills.

As per him, just five percent of the Lagos populace utilize melted flammable gas (LPG), focusing on that the’s administration will probably advance the utilization of LPG, while additionally expanding its use to have a cleaner air in Lagos.

In his words: “Streak gas has made a move to put resources into gas foundation. What they are doing with LPG is to give an occasion to flexibly gas to family units and furthermore in future, begin to gracefully gas for vehicle usage. It is a much cleaner fuel.”

He said the Nigerian Gas Expansion Program (NGEP) is an ideal supplement to the Lagos gas activity, keeping up that it will possibly improve if private area associations put resources into the program, to help advance homegrown gas use instead of importation.

He said Nigeria can’t be a 21st Century economy on the off chance that it actually uses grimy fuel, focusing on that Lagos is focused on associations pointed toward changing the state to a gas controlled economy in a sheltered and consistent way.

Prior, the Program Manager, National LPG Expansion Plan, Dayo Adeshina, said the Federal Government is attempting to build LPG use from the current five percent to 90 percent in 10 years.

He said the Natural Gas Flaring and Commercialization Program looks to end gas erupting in Nigeria.

The Managing Director, Flash Gas Limited, Osazuwa Asemota, said notwithstanding Nigeria being the gaseous petrol center of West Africa with more than 200 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of demonstrated stores, just 18 percent is used locally.

“This implies the nearby worth chain for the gas market had until now stayed immature, since it was undermined by the fare market,” he said.

He noticed that lately, the subordinates of flammable gas, for example, melted oil gas (LPG), have kept on seeing a remarkable development, saying that its moderately minimal effort and higher effectiveness as a homegrown cooking fuel, contrasted and lamp oil, has prompted developing interest on the lookout and a change that has made sizable qualities and openings for work over the LPG flexibly esteem chain.

He added: “As per the Nigeria Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (NLPGA), interest for LPG is assessed to develop by 733 percent from 600,000 measurement tones for every annum (MTPA) in 2018 to more than 5,000,000 MTPA inside 10 years. Be that as it may, the mishaps to this LPG upset in Nigeria incorporate deficient market infiltration, helpless coordinations and flexibly chain, and security concerns.”

He denounced Nigeria’s yearly LPG per capita utilization of 2.3kg is far not exactly the West African provincial normal of 3.5kg, taking note of that this low degree of utilization has been exacerbated by importation of LPG with Propane-Butane blend that are less reasonable to the nation’s heat and humidity.

“In the principal quarter of 2019, 47 percent of the LPG burned-through in the nation was imported from the United States, significantly. Other negligible providers were India, Argentina, Algeria, Trinidad and Tobago, and Equatorial Guinea. This is a channel on the nation’s unfamiliar trade profit,” he said.

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Rage as Fela Kuti is not among the inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2021 class



Godfather of Afrobeat, Fela Anikulapo Kuti who received the posthumous honour to be among those vying to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2021 some few months back, sadly failed to secure a spot despite being top two on the voting polls.

Fela Kuti gets shunned from the inductees despite being top two.

Today, May 12, the committee announced the inductees by means of a 3-minute video through president and CEO, Gregg Harris. Fela was nominated in the Performers Category, amassing a total of 545,000+ votes, making him the second most voted act after Tina Turner (548,000+ votes) but to the surprise of the masses, Fela was not included in the list of inductees.

Shockingly included are performers like rap icon and mogul – JAY-Z and LL Cool J who failed to secure a top five spot on the poll, infact, they were the least voted acts when voting concluded.

Although, quite frankly there is a disclaimer on the website were the poll was conducted, stating that votes do not guarantee induction but for a Top 2 voted act in Fela Anikulapo Kuti, that should not even be the case and Nigerians have taken to Twitter to express their disappointment at the ‘rigging’, ‘clout chasing’ and inconsiderate conduct regarding how the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame committee unjustly treated the voting polls and Fela Kuti.

On what might have transpired regarding the voting stage and selection of inductees, Fela’s first son, Femi Kuti had this to say:

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Funny tweets, memes and videos from Twitter NG for “Happy 420”



Today’s date, April 20, stylised as 4/20 is a day worldwide commemorated by stoners or smokers of weed to celebrate marijuana. In short, it is treated as a public holiday for weed/marijuana and termed—Happy 420.

Twitter NG i.e users of Twitter in Nigeria, as it is the yearly custom are trending “Happy 420” as the number one topic in the country. While many really used the medium to share their unwavering love for weed, others have taken it upon themselves to make funny tweets, memes, skits and share several videos in relation to weed smoking and “Happy 420” as an entity.

While some tweeps take jab at those who don’t smoke weed but indulge in the “woke” culture by wishing stoners a “Happy 420”, others in their own way intentionally misinterpret certain scriptural verses for comedic purpose in order to aid and bait their smoking habits, still others take it upon themselves to disperse various memes which for sure will bring a smile upon your face. That’s not all, though, for we have some tweeps who did brainstorm to form some of the best puns concerning weed and stoners jokes ever. Well we can say irrespective of the way they passed their message regarding “Happy 420”, they all ended on a high note. Enjoy!

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