Power generation shoots to 4,286MW

Power generation shoots to 4,286MW

The Transmission Company of Nigeria said that electricity generation has hit 4,286 megawatts as against the 3,700 MW that is been insinuated in the country. TCN’s Assistant General Manager, Public Affairs, Dave Ifabiyi, also said that the drop in power generation on Monday was due to the one-day shutdown of a power plant. Ifabiyi, who […]

First Flyover In Abeokuta

First Flyover In Abeokuta

The first flyover bridge in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, was on Thursday commissioned by the state governor, Mr Ibikunle Amosun. This will be the first bridge to be constructed in the entire state since its creation in 1976. The four-lane overhead bridge begins at the end of Lalubu road and opens into the […]

NDLEA arrests clearing agents at Lagos airport for trying to export drugs

The Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Mr. Ahmadu Giade, said that three clearing agents have been arrested at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos for trying to export drugs. Giade said this in a statement issued on Thursday by Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, head of the agency’s public Affairs Unit, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju. […]

Oil brought problem to Nigeria- Jonathan chats with Al Jazeera

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday spoke with Al Jazeera’s Stephen Cole at the World Economic Forum in Davos on the danger posed by the terrorists’ activities in Mali and Nigeria.   Nigeria has sent a battalion of Army to Mali, how does the war in Northern Mali impact on Nigeria? Terror anywhere on earth is […]

Two more bodies discovered on Ezu River

Two more bodies discovered on Ezu River

Amansea community in Anambra State remained in shock yesterday following the discovery of two more bodies on Ezu River. No fewer than 18 bodies were found floating on the river last Saturday. Ezu River passes through many Enugu and Anambra states’ communities and empties into the River Niger. It is a source of drinking water […]

(VIDEO): Jonathan’s Interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour: Nigerians are starting to enjoy stable electric supply, He says

Nigeria’s president was grilled by CNN on events and happenings in the country, the president made note that BOKO HARAM is not linked to poverty and Nigerians are starting to enjoy stable electric supply. Video Below…  The president continued by saying,  the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram, poses a threat to the African continent if […]

19-Year-Old Boy Gang-Raped In Badagry, Lagos

“Life has been unfair to me”. This was the statement that greeted this reporter as he approached 19-year-old Chidi Okolie, who is currently going through psychological trauma following an act of gang-rape on him, Monday, in Badagry area of Lagos. Chidi, as gathered, left his home town in Izzih local government area of Ebonyi state […]

N5m to anyone that identifies the corps on Anambra river- Anambra offers

Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, has offered to pay N5m to anyone that can give information that will lead to the source of the unidentified corpses found floating on the Ezzu River bordering Anambra and Enugu States on Saturday. Obi, who cut short his overseas trip to visit the scene on Sunday, described the killing […]