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By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 02:11 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Petroleum tankers

Pandemonium erupted Wednesday on Creek Road, Apapa, Lagos, when dozens of truck drivers attempting to access the Apapa seaport went on the rampage over the death of one of their colleagues and set the Diamond and Sterling Bank branches on fire. The aggrieved drivers had targeted the banks, following the death of their colleague who […]


By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 02:37 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Yakubu-Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that $5 billion are spent on generators every year by Nigerians, adding that this is unacceptable. Dogara made this known during a Public Hearing on the review of legislation on power, yesterday in Abuja. This is just as the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, […]


By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 01:12 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
NNPC

In a renewed effort to raise the country’s oil reserves and production, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has entered into partnership with Halliburton , a global service providing company in the oil and gas sector, to realise its search for oil in the Chad Basin. The NNPC has also assured that the search for […]


By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 01:39 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
allison-madueke

Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered the temporary forfeiture of a property located at Banana Island, Lagos bought for $37.5million in 2013 by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke to federal government. Justice Obiozor made the order that the property, designated as Building 3, Block B, […]


By admin On 20 Jul, 2017 At 01:00 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
CBN

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has rated the performance of Niger State high in the on-going  Anchor Borrower’s Scheme of the apex bank. Even as 30, 000 farmers has benefited in the scheme so far. The bank attributed the success story of the scheme in the state to the commitment and political will accorded it […]


By admin On 8 Jul, 2017 At 02:03 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Lassa fever

The deadly Lassa fever disease has re-emerged in Plateau State, causing the death of one person and sparking fear in the area. The Plateau State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Kamshak Kudeng, confirmed the outbreak of the fever in an interview with newsmen in Jos on Friday. Punch reports that at least one student has been […]


By admin On 8 Jul, 2017 At 02:24 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Lawyers

 The Lagos State Law Reform Commission has stressed the need to review certain provisions of the Lagos State Tenancy Law of 2011 with a view to further ensuring fairness and reposition the law to reflect present societal values and realities. Speaking at the stakeholders’ meeting on Tenancy Law of Lagos State organised by the Commission, […]


By admin On 8 Jul, 2017 At 02:50 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
evans

Contrary to a report by one of the national dailies that notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeje George Onwuamadike alias Evans, has vanished from custody, the police saturday maintained otherwise. Hours after the daily released a report captioned ‘Evans Vanishes’ on the front page of its Saturday edition, the police Force Spokesperson, CSP Jimoh Moshood, flayed the […]


By admin On 8 Jul, 2017 At 01:34 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Magu

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Sabi Abdullahi, yesterday declared that the rejection of the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) still stands and would not be reviewed. On the same day, and apparently responding to the backing he got from […]


By admin On 8 Jul, 2017 At 01:25 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
container

It was disaster in the Ojota area of Lagos, South West Nigeria as a fallen 40 feet container killed five occupants of a 18–seater passengers bus in the busy Ojota area of Lagos. Three other occupants of the bus however survived the accident which occurred around 3:00 a.m. on Saturday. Both vehicles were facing the […]


By admin On 3 Jul, 2017 At 01:36 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Suspected Members of Badoo

Barely two days after three suspected members of Badoo, a notorious ritualist gang were hacked to death at Ogijo, Igbo-Oluwo area of Ikorodu, three other suspects were yesterday burnt alive. Three suspected young men believed to be Badoo members were burnt in the morning at the Odonginya area of Ikorodu by angry residents. The residents […]



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