• Ekiti herdsmen to obtain permit from government, says Fayose

    Ekiti herdsmen to obtain permit from government, says Fayose

    Anyone interested in cattle rearing in Ekiti must register with ‎State Government through traditional rulers, Governor Ayodele Fayose declared on Thursday.

    The governor spoke this during the signing of an agreement between the state government and Miyyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria in Ado Ekiti.

    At the peace parley meeting held in the presence of traditional rulers and leaders of Fulani communities, Fayose ordered the release of nine cows earlier seized by his government for illegal grazing.

    Fayose had on August 29 […]

  • Reps direct oil and gas company to obtain local content approval

    Reps direct oil and gas company to obtain local content approval

    According to reports, the House of Representatives on Thursday directed oil and gas companies seeking expatriate quota get approval from Nigeria Content Development Management Board (NCDMB) before application to the Ministry of Interior.

    The Chairman, House Committee on Local Content, Hon Emmanuel Ekon, gave the directive yesterday at a stakeholders meeting on expatriate quota for Oil and Gas companies in Nigeria.

    Ekon who decried the violation of the Local Content Act by Oil and Gas companies operating in the country, said many […]