EEDC blames vandals for blackout in Umuahia

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has attributed the blackout, currently experienced in parts of Umuahia, Abia, to the activities of vandals.   Mr Emeka Ezeh, Head of Corporate Communications, EEDC, in a statement on Thursday in Umuahia, blamed the…
Ooni to build multi-million naira chemotherapy centre in UCH

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has promised to build a multi-million naira Chemotherapy Centre at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan.   A statement by the Public Relations Officer of UCH, Mr Toye Akinrinlola, made this known on Wednesday in…
FG, LASG ban barge operations along Marina coastline

The Federal Government, in conjunction with Lagos State Government, on Tuesday ordered the stoppage of barge operations along the Marina coastline.   The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, and Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, gave the stop-work order…
PDP lauds Buhari on security arrangements for Edo election

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo on Tuesday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for putting in place adequate security arrangements for the Sept. 18 governorship election in the state.   The state PDP Publicity Secretary, Mr Chris Nehikhare, gave the…