• Lagos Assembly moves against indiscriminate gas vending

    Lagos Assembly moves against indiscriminate gas vending0

    Owing to the incessant gas explosion in Lagos State, the House of Assembly has called for proper regulation and monitoring of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) vending in the state. The house made the resolution after a motion moved by Lukman Olumo, representing Ajeromi/Ifelodun Constituency 1, during plenary yesterday.Olumo stated in the motion that it was

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  • Bayelsa loses oil field to Rivers, as court orders correction of map error

    Bayelsa loses oil field to Rivers, as court orders correction of map error0

    Abuja The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Monday, ordered Bayelsa State to hands-over Soku oil field to Rivers State. The court, in a judgement that was delivered by Justice Inyang Ekwo, said it was satisfied that the oil field rightfully belonged to Rivers State. It, therefore, directed the National Boundary Commission, NBC,

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  • Electricity workers suspends strike

    Electricity workers suspends strike0

    The National Union of Electricity Employees has suspended its strike action which started on Wednesday, the general secretary of the union said in a statement on Thursday morning. “Following the agreement reached between NUEE and representatives of the Federal Government this morning, on all the issues in contention, the Union wishes to suspend the industrial

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  • Just in: Pipeline explosion at Lasu – Igando road in Lagos, many feared dead

    Just in: Pipeline explosion at Lasu – Igando road in Lagos, many feared dead0

    The explosion occurred near Gloryland Estate, Isheri Olofin, Egbe-Idimu Local Council Development Area of Lagos. A video shared by residents of the area showed many residents running for safety after the explosion and the fire. The fire is said to have affected Diamond Estate along Isheri/Lasu-Igando Road. The cause of the fire is yet to

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  • President Buhari unveils ambush vehicles, salutes military on insurgency, others

    President Buhari unveils ambush vehicles, salutes military on insurgency, others0

    President Muhammdu Buhari after unveiling Made-in-Nigeria Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles for Nigerian Army’s counterterrorism and other operations in Kaduna…yesterday President Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled Made-in-Nigeria Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles to aid the military’s counter-terrorism and related operations nationwide. The facilities, named Ezugwu MRAP, were produced by the Defence Industries Corporation of

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  • Electrocution at Ikoyi prison – Federal Government confirms

    Electrocution at Ikoyi prison – Federal Government confirms0

    The minister of interior has confirmed an electrocution incident in Ikoyi Medium Security Prison in Lagos. “The attention of the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has been drawn to an electrocution incidence at the Ikoyi Medium Security Prison in Lagos,” the press officer to the minister of interior Jane Osuji said in a statement

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