Tuesday, April 01, 2008

News Desk Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Missing Edo Commissioner Found Dead

An emotional Governor Oserhiemen Osunbor who visited the hotel to personally see the remains of one of his most visible political associates expressed shock, sadness and pain at the loss. MORE>>>

Robbers Bisiege Two Lagos Banks, Kill Two Persons

About 40 armed robbers on Monday besieged branches of the Union Bank and the United Bank for Africa in Badagry. Our correspondent learnt that the robbers, armed with sophisticated guns, stormed the banks at about 10am, and witnesses said they saw women among the gang. MORE>>>

Pipeline Fire Threatens Crude Supply To Port Harcourt

THE Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) may soon stop supply of crude oil to the Port Harcourt Refinery following two major fire outbreaks at K-Dere in Gokana Local Council of Rivers State. MORE>>>

Power Contract Scandal: How Contractors Collected N19bn, Abandoned Jobs

THE House of Representatives probe panel on the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP) on Monday was shocked when they discovered that the contractors who handled the NIPP in Akwa Ibom State collected N19 billion and abandoned various jobs. MORE>>>