Sapele (Nigeria)

Type: City
Name: Sapele (Nigeria)
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 5.9
Longitude: 5.67
population: 161,692
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Nigeria: Striking oil and gas workers cut off gas to power generating plants

The Nigerian government on Thursday said striking workers in the oil and gas sector have cut off gas supplies to five major thermal power generating plants in the country.The affected power stations are Egbin, AES, Olorunsogo, Geregu and Sapele.It is ... [Published African Manager - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Workers, PENGASSAN, Nigeria
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

Nigeria petroleum workers’ strike causes queues, fare increase

The ongoing strike by workers in Nigeria’s petroleum industry has caused excruciating long queues of vehicles in filling stations and increase in fares across the country on Friday.The strike was also a major setback to the recorded growth and stability ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

The ‘Black Scorpion’

•Benjamin Adekunle (1936 to 2014) fought for his country but his country did not fight for himBy some accounts, he was Nigeria’s best, or he represented the best from this part of the world in the world of soldiery. Yet when he died September 13, he was ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Ibori’s daughter launches free ambulance service

By Sam Akadoro  -   Special Correspondent, SapeleErhiateke Ibori, daughter of former Governor James Ibori, has embarked in life-saving project through her pet project, Starlite Hope Initiative (SHI).The project, ‘Ambubike’, is all about free ambulance ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Telecom Sector Key to Cashless Policy Achievement

Lagos — Mrs. Onajite Regha is the Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the E-Payment Providers Association of Nigeria, E-PPAN which was engaged by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as the body responsible for sensitising and mobilising stakeholders ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Lawyers, WAI officials clash in Benin

There was pandemonium on Monday when some lawyers and officials of the War Against Indiscipline in Edo State clashed in Benin over an alleged flouting of traffic rules by one of the lawyers.PUNCH Metro gathered that trouble ensued when the female lawyer ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 2 reports

World Bank engages 1400 youths in Delta

The World Bank in conjunction with the Delta Government, has engaged 1,400 youths in the state, under its State Employment and Expenditure for Results (SEEFOR) programme for 2014.The State Coordinator of the programme, Mr Benson Ojoko, disclosed this ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola: African scientists must wake up

SIR: We have been told that the federal government requested for the experimental drugs being developed by the United States Centre for Disease Control and Prevention for the treatment of Ebola victims in Nigeria. But the Americans rejected giving the ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Power generation hits 4,044mw, improves electricity supply

E lectricity generation in the country has hit 4,044 megawatts (MW) on account of improved gas supply to  generation stations and the rise in the water level at the various hydro power stations typical of the rainy season.The generation level, according ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Don’t impose unpopular candidates on people, parties urged

By Sam AkadoroSpecial Correspondent, SapelePolitical parties have been advised not to impose unpopular candidates on the people to ensure peace and tranquillity in the country after the 2015 general elections.The advice came from the National President ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Delta guber aspirant woos S’South for Jonathan

By Sam Akadoro,  Special Correspondent, SapeleDelta State governorship aspirant in the 2015 election, Gabriel Oyibode, has called on Nigerians, especially those from the South-South region of the country, to rally round President Goodluck Jonathan’s ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

My husband proposed in a magical way – Radio gal, Rita Eghujovbo

She is arguably one of the hottest On Air personalities in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. She is also described as the ‘brain-box’ of Hot FM Media, Nigeria’s rave of the moment broadcast station with a pan-Nigeria coverage. In this chat with TAYO ... [Published Daily Newswatch - Aug 23 2014]

Quotes

...Dawah said: "NNPC is currently engaging the unions" and that he was "confident that in no time, our staff will go back to work."
...The example of this is the TimberTimber Association in Sapele. The timber dealer said, "We're just planning to bank with you people and then you want to punish us for putting our money in the bank. We would go back to our old ways. We would not keep any money in the banks" . They called the policy a punishment because, according to them, if they put the money in the bank account and they want to withdraw the money and then...
...Benjamin "Adekunle's boys in the Midwest seized Escravos, Burutu, Urhonigbe, Owa and Aladima. They captured Bomadi and Patani, Youngtown, Koko, Sapele, Ajagbodudu, Warri, Ughelli, Orerokpe, Umutu and Itagba."
"My administration enjoyed unparalleled support and cooperation from General Aziza as President General of the UPU, who was always there to share his wealth of experience with me anytime I called on him" he said

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Olejeme, Empowered To Empower Delta [Published Point Blank News - 6 hours ago]
Benjamin Adekunle: The ‘Black Scorpion’ We Knew... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Sep 21 2014]
Ndokwa, Ika and new Delta 2015 calculations [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 21 2014]
Why I Hired Robbers to Rob My Uncle, Niece Conf... [Published This Day Online - Sep 20 2014]
Nigeria: Striking oil and gas workers cut off g... [Published African Manager - Sep 19 2014]
Nigeria petroleum workers’ strike causes queues... [Published StarAfrica.com - Sep 19 2014]
Oil Workers' Strike Causes Drop in Electricity ... [Published This Day Online - Sep 19 2014]
Nationwide Darkness Looms As Oil Workers Cut Ga... [Published Leadership - Sep 19 2014]
No gas supply to five power stations – Nebo [Published Nigeria Punch - Sep 19 2014]
The ‘Black Scorpion’ [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 19 2014]
Workers cut gas supply to Egbin, Geregu, darkne... [Published Nigeria Punch - Sep 18 2014]
Oil Workers’ Strike Forces Drop in Electricity... [Published This Day Online - Sep 18 2014]
Ibori’s daughter launches free ambulance service [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 16 2014]
Lawyers, WAI officials clash in Benin [Published Nigeria Punch - Sep 15 2014]
Telecom Sector Key to Cashless Policy Achieveme... [Published Individual.com - Sep 15 2014]
Telecom Sector Key to Cashless Policy Achievement [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 15 2014]
Gallant soldier leaves, his honour and myths re... [Published Nigeria Punch - Sep 15 2014]
‘I’m on divine mission to serve my people’ [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 14 2014]
Nigeria Mourns Civil War Veteran General Benjam... [Published Leadership - Sep 14 2014]
Civil War veteran, Adekunle, Black Scorpion, di... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Sep 13 2014]
M. G. Ejaife: THE FIRST URHOBO GRADUATE [Published Urhobo Times - Sep 13 2014]
Why govt revamped Songhai Delta Amukpe, by Utuama [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 12 2014]
Cost of Business in Nigerian Ports No Longer Hi... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Sep 12 2014]
Sambo: Ship Turnaround Time in Nigeria Ports ha... [Published This Day Online - Sep 12 2014]
Olejeme lauds Uduaghan’s development initiative [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 11 2014]
World Bank engages 1400 youths in Delta [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 08 2014]
World Bank Engages 1400 Youth in Delta [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 08 2014]
Kidnapping and security threat to our nation: G... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Sep 08 2014]
Samuel Akinbode Sadela (1900-2014) [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Sep 07 2014]
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