General

Senate report indicts NNPC for pipeline explosions

Two petroleum pipeline explosions that killed 18 people between June and July happened because the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation was “negligent”, a Senate committee said Tuesday after investigating the blasts. The deadly explosions occurred in Rivers and Lagos States after leaked petrol caught fire as residents tried to scoop the inflammable liquid. The explosion at Komkom area of […]

Business

FG to reactivate abandoned Oguta Lake Port

The Managing Director of Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Dr. George Muoghalu, says arrangements are in place to reactivate the Oguta Lake Port, situated in Osemoto, Oguta local government area of Imo state. Muoghalu disclosed this on Monday while on a familiarisation visit to the Oguta port. He expressed regret that the project, which was […]