Sunday, 21st April 2024


15 Nov
The management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has offered scholarships to two daughters of its late staff member, Augustine Izekor, who was electrocuted on October 26, at Evbodia community, a suburb in Benin City.
10 Nov
The Benin Electric Distribution Company (BEDC) has announced that there will be a disruption of a planned power supply in some parts of Edo State for two months.
1 Nov
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has constituted a committee to investigate the death of a staff of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) Staff, Augustine Izekor, who was electrocuted last Thursday. NERC confirmed in a statement on Wednesday that it had received a report on the fatal electrocution of the deceased, Izekor whose tragic…
31 Oct
It was nightmarish for Mrs. Helen Izekor, wife of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) Staff, Augustine Izekor, who was electrocuted last Thursday, at Evbodia community in Oredo Local Council of Edo State.
7 Aug 2023
Just as the Bible in its first chapter laid emphasis on the importance of light over darkness, from North to South, East to West, across various Nigerian homes, one of the first sentences a toddler tries to mutter is "Up NEPA".


14 mins ago
As I was saying, ‘Even in South Korea, rated as No.5 in the world, in terms of budgeting and funding for research and development, the brand maker of Samsung, there is a separate Ministry of Knowledge Development apart from the Ministry of Education
15 mins ago
Justice Modupe Osho-Adebiyi, of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) high court on wednesday admitted three documents in the bribery trial of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO) of Duport Midstream Company Limited, Mr Akintoye Akindele.
20 mins ago
Kogi State Governor and chairman of the Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election committee says the processes for the conduct of the exercise is credible and trasperent.
26 mins ago
Federal government has said that it will be installing 33 electronic passports gates, (e-gates), at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos and the three other international airports in Nigeria as part on ongoing effort to secure the nation's borders.
32 mins ago
It was a memorable day for the immediate past Vice Chancellor, Nassarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK), Prof. Suleiman BalaMuhammed, as Nigerians from all strata of life, including officials of Lincoln University College, Malaysia, gathered to celebrate his achievements as head of the institution.
41 mins ago
The Nigerian Army said it has achieved significant successes in multiple operations across the North East and North Central geo-political regions of the country.
45 mins ago
Delta State Governor, Sheriff Oborevwori, at the weekend, visited Okuama for the first time following the gruesome killing of 17 officers and soldiers, urging residents who have fled the community in the wake of the crisis to return home.
46 mins ago
Olisa Agbakoba Legal (OAL) has advocated for an amendment of Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) Act to establish strong governance code in the aviation sector given that most airlines are one-man owned businesses. Senior Partner, OAL, OlisaAgbakoba, speaking at a media parley, yesterday, also called for aviation cabotage through the Fly Nigeria Act. He noted…
1 hour ago
In a bid to achieve food sustainability and production in Nigeria, the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria and South West farmers have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote peaceful coexistence between both parties in the zone.
1 hour ago
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council (ONYC) and the Yoruba Youth Council (YYC) have lamented the constant breach of court orders in the country, calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to respect the subsisting court order and ensure that democratic tenets are not jeopardised with respect to the planned arrest of former Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello.