Local Manufacturers to produce 50,000 Meters monthly

The Electricity Meters Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMMAN) on Saturday said it was planning to gradually increase its meter production capacity from 25,000 to 50,000 monthly. The Executive Secretary of EMMAN), Mr. Muideen Ibrahim, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the gradual increment was to meet the country’s metering need and Read more

Divide Nigeria, – Rt Rev B.L. Onuagha

THE Bishop, Methodist Diocese of Onitsha, Rt Rev B.L. Onuagha has bared his mind on the state of Nigerian nation and noted that the amalgamation of 1914 has not fa­voured the Igbo, appealing to the world leaders to listen to the South East and break, off “this monster called amalgamation.” This was contained in the Read more

Former Governor of Bayelsa Suspended from APC

It was another story entirely when the Bayelsa state chapter of the All Progressives Congress APC on Saturday with the state executive of the party announcing the suspension of a former governor of the state, Chief Timipre Sylva from the party. Timipa Tiwei Orunimighe who is the chairman of the party and the secretary, Daniel Read more

FLASH| Corruption in NNPC more Profound Under Buhari – Report

Nigeria’s state oil company has been increasingly withholding massive sums of money from the Nigerian treasury as oil sale practices worsen. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation retained about $12.3 billion from the sale of 110 million barrels of oil over ten years, a new report published Tuesday by an international governance watchdog found. The price of the global crude Read more

Abducted Nigerian clergyman found dead

The body of an abducted Nigerian clergyman who was taken alongside two colleagues has been found in the bush in north Nigeria. Revds Iliya Anto and Yakubu Dzarma of the United Church of Christ (UCCN) in Nigeria and Revd Emmanuel Dziggau, the UCCN President, were abducted in Kaduna State by armed men at the end Read more

Rape victim, says her father must be jailed

A 12-year-old girl simply identified as Queen who was raped on several occasions by her father, Bamekpa who hails from Imiringi, Ogbia Local Government Area, of Bayelsa State, says her father must be jailed. It had been reported that Bamekpa had continuously had canal knowledge of his daughter since she was 11 and eventually impregnated Read more

My Dvd

Nawa oooo Imagine! I bought a DVD player yesterday, later when i got home, i connected it to a source without inserting any disc, hoping it would write “NO DISC” on the upper left corner of d screen, but when i looked at the screen, guess what i saw? “DISC NO DEY”! I wondered, then Read more

Baby Dumped at Refuse Site, Gets adopted by Governors Wife.. Christened “Moses

At the last count, three babies have been abandoned in differ­ent locations in Anambra state since the inception of Governor Willie Obiano’s administration including one in a dump site. The last baby was dumped at a waste/refuse dump and was discovered by a street sweeper. The one-day old baby boy was left at a refuse Read more

Biafra: Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari faces criticism for backing Western Sahara

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari is facing mounting criticism by pro-Biafran secessionist groups over his support for the independence fight of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) in Western Sahara. Pro-Biafrans demand the independence of Biafran territories forcibly annexed to Nigeria during British colonisation, which ended in 1960. Supporters of the breakaway were angered after Buhari Read more