• South South governors aware of Jonathan’s complicity in pipeline bombings – official

    South South governors aware of Jonathan’s complicity in pipeline bombings – official

    The revelation that former President Goodluck Jonathan or some people sympathetic to him are behind the spate of bombings being witnessed in the Niger Delta was first made at a meeting inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja, it was gathered yesterday.

    There have been media reports that the Presidency is in possession of security report allegedly linking Jonathan to the formation and activities of the Niger Delta Avengers.

    The intelligence report was said to have confirmed that oil installations were mined before the […]

  • 1,500mw lost to pipeline bombings, says NNPC

    1,500mw lost to pipeline bombings, says NNPC

    Concerns continued to loom over the state of affairs of the country’s power supply, as recent report by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, puts a colossal loss of 1,500 megawatts of electricity to attacks on oil and gas facilities by militants in the Niger Delta.

    This is even as the capacity of Warri refining and petrochemical company plummeted from 25.65 per cent in March to 6. 36 per cent in April this year.

    However, the country’s generation as at yesterday, stood […]