Category: News

DISCOs To Commence Customers’ Enumeration To Prevent Electricity Theft

Determined to tackle unaccountable commercial and collection losses being recorded by 11 electricity distribution companies operating in Nigeria’s power sector, Association of Nigeria Electricity Distributors (ANED) has disclosed that power distribution firms would soon...

Man Nabbed Over Withdrawal Of N.15m From Girlfriend’s Account

Police detectives on Wednesday arrested a middle aged man, identified as Adewale (surname withheld) for allegedly using the Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card of his girlfriend to withdraw N150, 000 from her account. Daily...

Police Rescue Suspected Criminals, Rapist In Bayelsa

Policemen in Bayelsa State have rescued a 35-year-old man from being lynched by an angry mob over alleged rape of a 13-year-old girl in Akenfa area of the state capital, Yenagoa. Similarly, three criminal...

Ikeja Electric Begins Mass Roll Out Of Pre-Paid Meters

With the completion of the pilot scheme of the advanced meter installation phase, which began in June this year, Ikeja Electric is set to commence the second phase of the project. Speaking at a...

Lagos: Order Stopping Coronation Subsists –Lawyer

The lead counsel for the claimant in the suit that brought about an ex-parte order stopping the coronation of Chief Kabiru Shotebi as the new Ayangburen of Ikorodu Kingdom, John Osighala, has faulted media...

ACF Chides Afenifere

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has said they it was embarrassed and disappointed at the communique issued by the respected Pan-Yoruba Group,  Afenifere. The Afenifere had, after its meeting of 29th September, 2015, held...

Audu, Oyegun Strategize On How To Save Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye has enlisted the services of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate in Kogi State, Abubakar Audu, to appeal to the leadership of the party to assist him in getting his...

JED Distributes 186,000 Smart Meters In Four States

Jos electricity Distribution Company Plc (JED) has said that it would distribute 186,000 smart meters in Plateau, Benue, Bauchi and Gombe states in order to address the problem of fixed charges. Speaking at a...

Maku Urges Nasarawa To Keep Hope Alive

Governorship Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), at the April 11, 2014 POLLS, Labaran Maku on Thursday vowed that he would not relent in reclaiming his victory at higher courts. Maku, was...

Kaduna Demolishes Printers Village

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam  Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai on Monday demolished shops around the popular Printers Village in Kaduna town. The Governor resumed his demolition exercise with demolition of shops around the popular printers’ village...