• FG suspends electricity tariff hike

    FG suspends electricity tariff hike0

    The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has finally issued an order suspending the September 1, 2020 hike in electricity tariff for two weeks. This is in line with the agreement reached with the organised Labour on the suspension of strike over the hike in electricity tariff and increase in pump price of petrol Sunday night.

    READ MORE
  • Moctar Ouané: Mali appoints a new prime minister

    Moctar Ouané: Mali appoints a new prime minister0

    The transitional government of Mali led by President Bah Ndaw, has appointed a new prime minister, Moctar Ouané, to work with him. Ouané who is 64 years old had served as a former ambassador of the nation to the United Nations (UN) from 1995-2002 and foreign minister until 2009, TVC News reports. Adding to his profile, the

    READ MORE
  • Iju-Ishaga tanker explosion: 30 injured, 23 buildings, 15 vehicles destroyed

    Iju-Ishaga tanker explosion: 30 injured, 23 buildings, 15 vehicles destroyed0

    People try to salvage valuables from buildings on fire after a tanker laden with gas exploded and left over a dozen of people critically injured and several buildings and vehicles burnt at Iju Ishaga in Lagos, on September 24, 2020. – A tanker conveying gasoline exploded at Iju-Ishaga district of Lagos, leaving over a dozen

    READ MORE