FG reopens discussions on NIPP plants’ privatisation

  The Federal Government has reopened discussions with the preferred bidders for three of the 10 power plants built under the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP) and supervised by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) Limited, The Nation reports. The power plants and their installed capacities are Calabar in Cross River State, 634megawatts (Mw), Read more

Serena, Venus Williams lose Olympic doubles match, 1st in history

Three-time doubles gold medalists Serena and Venus Williams lost an Olympic match as partners for the first time, stunned in the opening round of the Rio de Janeiro Games by the Czech Republic’s Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova 6-3, 6-4. The Williams sisters entered Sunday’s match with a 15-0 career record in the Olympics, winning Read more