• NCAA Suspends 3 Nigerian Pilots for Taking Alcohol Before Flights

    NCAA Suspends 3 Nigerian Pilots for Taking Alcohol Before Flights

    The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has threatened disciplinary measures to three pilots who have faulted in their conducts in the course of their duties.

     

    The three pilots suspended by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) for taking alcohol before operating their flights are to undergo psychiatric evaluation before rejoining the service.

    Mr Sam Adurogboye, Acting General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA, disclosed on Friday in Lagos.

    NCAA had recently withdrawn the licenses of the trio and placed them on a three-month suspension for breaching […]

  • Rampaging Avengers blow up 3 more oil facilities

    Rampaging Avengers blow up 3 more oil facilities

    Militants continued their onslaught, Monday night, blowing up a crude oil pipeline, wellhead and manifold belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC and Chevron Nigeria Limited, in Makarava and other parts of Delta State.

    The manifold, suspected to be operated by the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, was also bombed, Monday night.

    Meanwhile, the Niger Delta Avengers has claimed responsibility for the Monday night attack on an NPDC manifold, close to Batan and two PPMC/NNPC crude oil trunk lines in Delta […]

  • Police nab 3 over rape of UNIUYO student

    Police nab 3 over rape of UNIUYO student

    The Akwa Ibom State Po­lice Command has arrested a three-man gang that cajoled, hypnotised and raped a Univer­sity of Uyo (UNIUYO) student (names withheld).

    While parading the suspects, James Etim, Utibe Archibong and Mberebong Peter, the state Police spokesperson, Miss Cordelia Nwawe, said: “A three-man gang was arrested on June 11, 2016.

    They picked women in a tricycle within Uyo and rape them. This is a crime we con­sider an affront on humanity be­cause when you are engaged in sex with another […]