• Don’t allow politicians to hijack shoe production contracts – Aba shoemakers

    Don’t allow politicians to hijack shoe production contracts – Aba shoemakers

    Shoe manufacturers in Aba, Abia State have called on the state government to ensure that shoe production contracts through government intervention are not hijacked by politicians.

    The Chairman of the Powerline Shoe Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Goodluck Mmeri, made the call in Aba on Wednesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria.

    He warned that if the opportunity to improve consumption of Aba-manufactured shoes by government agencies was mishandled, it would result in perpetual disdain for the products.

    Mmeri said that […]

  • JTF arrests 5 suspected vandals, repel vessel hijack attempt

    JTF arrests 5 suspected vandals, repel vessel hijack attempt

    It was gathered that the Joint Military Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, said on Sunday that it arrested five suspected pipeline vandals and repelled a hijack attempt of a vessel by heavily armed sea pirates.

    Lt.-Cdr. Thomas Otuji, spokesman of the joint military force, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yenagoa

    Otuji said that the suspects were arrested between Oct. 17 and 18 near some oil wellheads at Apala, off Nana Creeks in Warri South […]