Army destroys 98 illegal refineries

The 4 Brigade of Nigerian Army in Benin says it has carried out 592 anti-oil bunkering raids and destroyed  98 illegal refineries in the last one month.The Brigade Public Relations Officer, Capt. Abubakar Abdullahi, made the development known at the destruction site of two truckloads of illegally refined petroleum products in Benin on Thursday.Abdullahi said…

Senator Omar Sanda Nwachukwu: The killer of his own people to Leads South-east Delegates to National Conferece

Former Minister of External Affairs, Senator Ike Nwachukwu, was yesterday appointed as the leader of delegates of the South-east geo-political zone to the National Conference billed to be inaugurated by President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday next week. Briefing journalist at the end of a four-hour closed door meeting of the South-east governors and delegates to…

Another iroko falls as Ralph Uwechue dies

Another mighty iroko has fallen with the death of erudite diplomat, internationally renowned publisher and one-time President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Ambassador Ralph Uwechue. Uwechue, according to a reliable source close to his family, died earlier today, aged 80. Though his death is yet to be formally announced, tributes are already pouring in for the…

Palpable fear grips “one Nigeria” believers as Biafra prepare for war: Gowon, others urge Britain to invest in Nigeria.

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has charged British entrepreneurs to take the lead in investing in Nigeria.Gowon, who identified many areas of strategic partnership between both nations, made the call in London at the Nigerian Business Roundtable organised by the UK Institute of Director as part of the Commonwealth Day celebration.He said both…