High Commission to sanction workers barring Nigerians from Indian school

The Indian High Commission in Nigeria has vowed to sanction the workers at the Indian Language School, Ilupeju, Lagos who refused The PUNCH correspondent access to the school facility for inquiries. Following online reports that the school was not admitting or welcoming Nigerians on its premises, our correspondent on Monday proceeded to the school to investigate the […]

Here are countries with cheapest electricity tariff in West Africa

Despite the recent electricity tariff hike from N66 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) to N225/kWh, Nigeria still stands among the countries with the cheapest electricity tariff in West Africa. On April 3, 2024, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) announced an increase in the tariff payable by electricity customers under the Band A category (homes that enjoy up to […]

Alert on Sale of Counterfeit Arla Dano Full Cream Milk Powder- 14g Sachet Across Nigerian Market

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) is notifying the public of the sale of counterfeit Arla Dano 14g full cream Milk Powder across states in Nigeria. Investigations by the TG Arla Dairy Product Enterprise company (Holder of Certificate of Registration) discovered that the counterfeited products were displayed openly in the market. The details of […]

Air quality in parts of Lagos unhealthy, can lead to lung infections, others – LASEPA

The Lagos State Government has stressed the need for green and improved air quality across the State to ensure healthy living for the citizens. The government stated that the present air quality in many parts of the State as indicated in the State’s Air Quality Index is unhealthy. As a result, the State government through […]

Lagos inaugurates sub-committee for C-MPCDSR

The Lagos State Primary Health Care Board and its partners, UNFPA and Project Aisha, have inaugurated a state sub-committee for Community- based Maternal Perinatal and Child Death Surveillance and Response (C-MPCDSR). The inauguration of the Committee took place on Friday during a stakeholders’ engagement held at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry Conference Center […]

Dangote Refinery gets first one million barrels of crude shipment

Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals plant has purchased one million barrels of Agbami Crude grade from Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited, STASCO. This is targeted at increasing Nigeria’s domestic refining capacity and attaining energy security (self-sufficiency). In a statement obtained by Vanguard, Dangote Refinery stated: “The STASCO cargo contained one million barrels from […]

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