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‘And The Award Goes To’- Nigeria Now Highest Importer of Generators

Nigeria topped the list of generator-importing countries for the fourth year in a row, having surpassed others since 2002, the Chairman of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company Limited (Vigeo Holdings), Mr. Gbolade Osibodu, said Tuesday. He said Nigeria accounted for 35 per cent or $152million of the total $432.2million spent by African countries on generator importation in 2005. The effect, ... Read More »

Nigeria’s oldest preacher Sadela is dead

Reports reaching us reveal that Nigeria’s oldest preacher, Pastor Samuel Sadela is dead. The 113-year preacher reportedly  died on Sunday few hours before commencement of a special revival programme that would have culminated in the celebration of his 114th birthday on Sunday, August 31. A condolence register has been opened in the premises of his Gospel Apostolic Church in Lagos on ... Read More »

Ebola Down To One Patient

38 days after Nigeria recorded its first case of Ebola Virus Disease, the Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Tuesday announced that the country has contained the deadly disease. The minister also confirmed that more patients have been discharged. The latest news was contained in an update release by the media aide to the minister, Mr. Dan Nwomeh. The ... Read More »