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Three held for vandalising EEDC property

Three held for vandalising EEDC property

Vigilantes have arrested three suspects while attempting to vandalise a 300KVA distribution substation, at Akwa-Ukwu, Nnewi District, Anambra State. The substation is the property of the Enugu Electricity Distribution PLC (EEDC). The suspects are Uchenna…

Ex-Ondo, Oyo Milad, Usman, is dead

Ex-Ondo, Oyo Milad, Usman, is dead

…as Kogi govt. mourns Former Military Administrator of Ondo and Oyo states, Col. Ahmed Usman is dead. The ex military govenor, died Tuesday night in Jos, Plateau State. It was learnt that preparations are on…

I’ll embarrass you if you fail to return govt vehicles – Akeredolu to ex-D’Gov

I’ll embarrass you if you fail to return govt vehicles – Akeredolu to ex-D’Gov

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has iterated that he will not hesitate to embarrass his former deputy, Agboola Ajayi, if he fails to return the official vehicles in his possession. While vowing to press…

Journalist to Uzodinma: Your Council Chair bashed my car, stole my phone

Journalist to Uzodinma: Your Council Chair bashed my car, stole my phone

A journalist, Nze Donald Anyanwu, has called on Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State to identify and discipline the Interim Management Committee (IMC) Chairman of Mbaitoli Council Area, Hon. John Eke who allegedly bashed his…

Kwara: Downpour wreaks havoc, destroys several houses

Kwara: Downpour wreaks havoc, destroys several houses

A torrential downpour accompanied with strong storm on Tuesday this week destroyed scores of houses in Oro, Iludun Oro and Esie communities, all in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. This happened barely 24…

Senate urges Ag. IGP, security agencies to investigate Ebonyi killings

Senate urges Ag. IGP, security agencies to investigate Ebonyi killings

The Senate, Wednesday, urged the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to carry out a comprehensive investigation into the killings and kidnapping of citizens in Ebonyi State by alleged herdsmen. The Senate passed the resolution…

Expect 261 days of intense rainfall, Lagos alerts residents

Expect 261 days of intense rainfall, Lagos alerts residents

…Warns people living in flood-prone areas to vacate The Lagos State government warned residents of flood-prone areas to vacate their premises to avert flood related disasters, saying that the state might experience intense rainfall for…

Another Nigerian sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Vietnam

Another Nigerian sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Vietnam

  A 25-year-old Nigerian has been sentenced to death for trafficking three kilogrammes of methamphetamine from Cambodia to Vietnam. Unachukwu Chiluba Paulinus was sentenced in a court in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh on…

Suspected cultists shoot 200 level varsity student dead

Suspected cultists shoot 200 level varsity student dead

Suspected cultists on Wednesday shot to death one James Okunmakpeye of the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce island area of Ammassoma in the Southern Ijaw Local Government of Bayelsa State. The deceased, a student of marketing…

Reps member slams N100m suit against EEDC for absence of power

Reps member slams N100m suit against EEDC for absence of power

The member representing Afikpo North/South federal constituency, Ebonyi state in the House of Representatives, Hon. Iduma Igariwey has slammed a N100million suit against the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) for refusing to provide power for…