FG grants license to Motir DuSable for power generation

Nigerian has granted licence to a United States power investor to increase the country’s power generation and boost the current total power generation to an estimated 4,387 Megawatts (MW), TV 360 Nigeria reports. The US Company, Motir DuSable Power Investment Limited says it will invest in infrastructure aimed at generating additional 300 MW in the Read more

Adidas ready to sponsor Black Stars of Ghana

Global Sportswear brand, Adidas, has expressed its readiness to sponsor Ghana’s Senior football team, the Black Stars. The Black Stars are currently under contract with rival brand Puma, but Adidas openly declared the interest in affiliating their brand to the four-time African Cup of Nations winners. Speaking at the 2016 Vodafone Unity Games Press Soiree, Read more

6 die in Kaduna filling station fire

No few than six people died, seven injured while 15 vehicles were burnt in a fire that gutted a filling station at Unguwar Ma’azu, Kaduna. The Assistant Manager, Fasada Mega Filling Station, Alhaji Jibrin Musa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Kaduna that the incident happened on Saturday when one of Read more

7 Policemen Face Prosecution For Misuse Of Firearms

The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase has revealed that about seven police officers are currently undergoing prosecution for wrong use of firearms and accidental discharges. The IGP, who revealed this at a media chat with journalists in Abuja yesterday, noted that as part of his efforts to reorganise the Nigeria Police within his one Read more

Campaign funds: Jonathan’s minister returns N23m to FG

The Director of Finance of the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation, Senator Nenadi Usman, has returned N23m to the Federal Government, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt. The report from the punch says Usman was last Thursday arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for allegedly receiving N2.5bn which emanated from the Central Bank of Nigeria A reliable source Read more