Fuel scarcity in Nigeria

Queues surface in Abuja as depots hike price to N710/litre

Fresh queues for Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, surfaced in Abuja, parts of Niger and Nasarawa States on Friday, following the closure of many filling stations operated by independent marketers. Dealers closed their retail outlets due to their inability to access petrol as a result of the hike in the ex-depot price of the […]

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looting the looters

FCTA confirms looting of warehouse in Abuja

The Agricultural and Rural Development Secretariat of the Federal Capital Territory Administration confirmed the looting of its warehouse in Dei-Dei on Sunday, by residents in the FCT, over the economic hardship in the country. Confirming the incident to our correspondent, the spokesperson for the ARD Secretariat, Zakari Aliyu, said the Secretary, had earlier visited the […]

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Rivers elders write Fubara, say Abuja resolution ‘death sentence’

Rivers State elders and leaders have written an open letter to Governor Siminalayi Fubara, warning him against implementing the resolution reached at a meeting with President Bola Tinubu in Abuja to resolve the political crisis in the state. The Rivers elders, in their letter, described the resolution as “a death sentence,” contending that it was […]

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Vandals attack Abuja transmission line, says TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria said its Gwagwalada-Kukwaba-Apo 132KV Transmission Line 1 in Abuja axis has been attacked by suspected vandals. TCN disclosed this on Monday via a press statement, noting that the transmission line was “vandalised between Tower 23 and Tower 25.” The vadalisation of the line, the statement said, was suspected to have […]

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VIDEO: NDLEA Arrests 45-Year-Old Man For Alleged Cocaine Ingestion

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has detained Nwafor Charles, 45, in Abuja for reportedly Ingesting 75 wraps of cocaine. This information was disclosed in a message published on Facebook on Sunday and signed by Femi Babafemi, Director of Media and Advocacy to Ndlea. The statement said, “At the Abuja airport, operatives on Friday 6th […]

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VIDEO: Watch Moments Protesters Pull Down National Assembly Gate

Angry protesters of the Nigerian Labour Congress, on Wednesday, pulled down the gates of the National Assembly in Abuja. The protesters led by the leaders of the Organised Labour, Joe Ajaero of the Nigeria Labour Congress and Festus Osifo of the Trade Union Congress asked security operatives stationed at the legislative building to open the […]

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JUST IN: Train Crushes Driver, Car In Abuja (PHOTOS AND VIDEO)

On Thursday, a woman and her car were crushed by a train while trying to drive across the train tracks in the Kubwa area of Abuja. Africhome News Team gathered that the accident happened on Thursday morning. Meanwhile, an eyewitness, Olisa Ogbechie, alleged the police used force to chase people who came for rescue mission. […]

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