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Nigeria’s electricity grid records total system collapse – TCN

Nigeria’s electricity grid has recorded a total system collapse resulting in temporary loss of electricity generation for the nation’s power grid, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) announced in Abuja on Friday. A statement from TCN’s management said that reports obtained from power stations and the sequence of events generated by the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition […]

PHOTOs: Join OJIMS MICHAEL’S Thanksgiving Tomorrow | Successful Surgery | Launch of Foundation | Fashion Show and Exhibition

It’s a double event in one venue, same time! Let’s Turn Up Port Harcourt!!!!!. Let’s show love to our own person, Hon Ojims Michael as he celebrate and thank God for successful surgery, goodness and mercies upon his life also the launch of his foundation with fashion show and Exhibition alongside. We got a lot of side […]

Soyinka disagrees with Obasanjo on restructuring

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, on Monday disagreed with the position of former President Olusegun Obasanjo that what Nigeria needs is a restructuring of the mind. While the demand for restructuring has continued to mount especially from the southern regions of Nigeria, former President Obasanjo had maintained that what Nigerians need to do was to […]

Imo Ekanem, a student killed over N100 by Police

Imo Ekanem, a final year student Department of Mass Communication, Uyo City Polytechnic, Nduetong Oku, has allegedly been shot to death by a policeman after he refused to part with N100 bribe. According to Punch, Ekanem was reportedly shot in his hometown Nkek, in Ukanafun Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. Usung Simeon, an eyewitness, told newsmen that Ekanem […]

Obasanjo: I told Jonathan about Boko Haram’s grievances but he didn’t believe it was serious

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has said that immediate past president Goodluck Jonathan did not nip Boko Haram insurgency in the bud in its early days, hence the big problem the country is facing now. “We did not do what we should have done when we should have done it. We left it to become a very very intractable problem,” Obasanjo said in an […]

[PHOTOs] Introducing Community Outreach Development and Empowerment Centre (CODEC)

Community Outreach Development and Empowerment Centre (CODEC) is a Nigerian non-governmental organization operating in Abia, Ebonyi, Imo and Nasarawa States since year 2000 to re-orientate and strengthen human capacity to respond positively to sustainable change as a means of improving their lives. Vision: A self-sustained organization whose activities re-orientate and empower communities to better their […]

Biafra: Why Buhari should be arrested – Nnamdi Kanu

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has said President Muhammadu Buhari and the Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura, should be arrested and detained for disobeying court orders. Nnamdi Kanu advised those calling for his arrest to direct their anger towards Buhari. “President Buhari was the one […]

Seun Kuti blasts Buhari’s govt, politicians

Seun Kuti, son of late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has heavily criticised the current administration. In a series of tweets on Monday afternoon, the singer expressed his sadness over policies of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. Seun lamented that nothing is working in the country and that the youths are neglected. In a message […]

FG to reintroduce Bicycle riding in Abuja- Rotimi Amaechi says

Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, says the Federal government is planning to reintroduce Bicycle riding in the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. The Minister disclosed this when he spoke at the end of the 15th meeting of National Council on Transportation with the theme: ‘Efficiency of Inter-modality in Transportation: Panacea for Economic Recovery.” in Sokoto state […]