The Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti  Baru, yesterday said $48billion oil and gas investment opportunities have been identified in the country. Speaking on ‘Insights on Future Exploration Hotspots: Opportunities for Africa’s Oil & Gas Industry, at the 2019 International Petroleum Week conference in London, Baru urged investors to invest in…

Speculators mop up land in Lagos’ $15bn free trade zone

Some real estate investors/developers and speculators are raising stake in land purchase in Ibeju-Lekki communities, home of Lekki Free Trade Zone (LFTZ), Lagos, New Telegraph has learnt. According to investigation, more than 200 property firms, business owners and home seekers are jostling for space in the corridor, acquiring large expanse of lands, while others have…