Court dismisses motion for interlocutory injunction to prevent reappointing Diezani Alison-Madueke as minister

ABUJA, Nigeria (eNewsPR- July 7th , 2011) – On July 6th 2011, the Nigerian Federal High Court dismissed a motion for interlocutory injunction to prevent President Goodluck Jonathan from reappointing Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke as the Minister of Petroleum Resources. The potential injunction was also set to prevent the Senate of ... Read More...

Minister of Petroleum Resources denies NYSC accusations

ABUJA, Nigeria (eNewsPR- Jun 28, 2011) - Diezani Alison-Madueke (Often incorrectly spelt: Diezani Allison-Madueke), Nigeria’s first female Minister of Petroleum Resources, has denied all accusations that she ‘skipped’ the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme. Alison-Madueke states that she was granted exemption by the Nigerian Authorities when she returned to Nigeria ... Read More...