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Oil marketers make fresh decision on Fuel pricing, blast NNPC

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The Depot and Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPMAN) says the ascent in the landing cost of oil-based goods has restored calls for full deregulation. The body additionally impacted the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for “restraining infrastructure” an unexpected expense of oil it pitches to advertisers.

Official Secretary of the gathering, Mr. Olufemi Adewole, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Lagos, that deregulation of the downstream remained the best alternative as the continuous sponsorship by the NNPC was not maintainable.

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Adewole said that as private advertisers kept on remaining on the sidelines as far as oil-based commodities importation, station proprietors had emphasized the requirement for the Federal Government to deregulate the fuel showcase completely.

He said that NNPC had been the sole merchant of petroleum into the nation for a long time and that private oil advertisers halted importation because of deficiency of foreign trade and increment in raw petroleum costs, which made the arrival cost of the item higher than the official siphon cost of N145 per liter.

As indicated by him, if wholly deregulated, it will likewise assist the legislature with using the endowment cash to create different areas. The DAPPMA recorder, in any case, deplored NNPC’s choice to sell Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) to them at N117 per liter, conceding that the cost was unbelievable as well as not financially savvy.

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He included that the N111 per liter cost, which NNPC was pitching fuel to them was at an immaterial edge, pondering what might happen when the state-run oil firm had expanded the price to N117. Adewole said NNPC’s syndication of fuel importation had aggravated their troubles.

He stated: “When terminal proprietors, who are generally advertisers, include different expenses brought about throughout purchasing fuel from NNPC and later sell the item at the siphon cost of N145 per liter to shoppers, they will be left with practically no benefits.

“Increasingly troubling is the way that NNPC controls fuel importation, an improvement which has constrained advertisers to sell the item at a specific cost. That is simply the circumstance we find in. “We are appealing to God for answers for issues repressing the development of the business, particularly the downstream sub-segment,” Adewole said.

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He stated, NNPC sold fuel just to terminal proprietors, who had Pro-format Invoice, an improvement which inferred that any warehouse proprietor or advertiser, who does not have a Pro-format Invoice would not have the option to purchase fuel. He said diesel cost was deregulated, taking note of that advertisers were offering the item at between N220 to N230 per liter.

“No terminal proprietor or advertiser, he stated, can say the person in question is making benefit under the new value routine. “Increasingly troubling is the way that NNPC controls fuel importation, an advancement which has constrained advertisers to sell the item at a specific cost, that is simply the circumstance we find in,” he said.

Adewole conceded the apprehensions communicated by warehouse proprietors over the new value routine. As indicated by him, the apprehensions originated from the way that station proprietors made next to no benefit in light of the present value framework.

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Buhari approves new appointment

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President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel

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The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths

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After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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