FG to investigate N423 billion contracts awarded by Ministry of Niger Delta

The Federal government says it has uncovered N432 billion fraud within the Ministry of Niger Delta from 2009 to 2015 which is the administration of Goodluck Jonathan. Minister of Niger Delta, Usani Uguru disclosed this in the federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja yesterday May 31st. According to him, a committee set up by him… Continue reading FG to investigate N423 billion contracts awarded by Ministry of Niger Delta

Philippines: 10 soldiers killed, several others injured in anti-ISIS airstrike

Ten soldiers were killed and seven others injured in what the Philippines government has described as a “friendly fire incident” in Marawi, on the southern island of Mindanao. Government forces are battling ISIS-linked militants for control of the city, displacing at least 70,000 residents and leaving 140 people dead.According to CNN Philippines , on Wednesday two jets were conducting strikes against… Continue reading Philippines: 10 soldiers killed, several others injured in anti-ISIS airstrike

Rochas Okorocha sacks all commissioners, other top officials.

Imo state Govenor, Rochas Okorocha, has sacked the state executive council and 27 local government transition committees. The govenor did not state any reason for this action, was quoted as appreciating the invaluable contributions of the sacked officials. This is not the first time the govenor would fire his appointees. In 2013, he sacked members… Continue reading Rochas Okorocha sacks all commissioners, other top officials.

Toxic foam floods India

The streets of Bangalore in India are being overrun by toxic foam. The white puffy foam, which began spilling out of a lake last Saturday following monsoon rains, can result in respiratory and skin problems, says one coordinator at the Indian Institute of Science. Video: CNN