Monthly Archives: November 2015

Mixed fortunes for indigenous oil firm

LAGOS: SEVEN Energy, the indigenous Nigerian oil and integrated gas company, has released a mixed set of results for the nine months ended September 30. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization and exploration fell to $106 million (2…

Emmanuel reports Akwa Ibom positive scorecard

ABUJA: AKWA Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has presented a report detailing the achievements of his administration since ascension to power. This weekend marked six months of his reign. “We are committed to industrialization and infrastructural de…

Finger rapist jailed for 15 years despite TB plea

Despite pleading with a court to consider his Tuberculosis (TB) illness, a man convicted of raping a seven-year-old girl using his finger has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment.Absalom Ngwenya (42) from Msogwaba near Mbombela was sentenced in the…

Mobile subscribers urged to report telcos’ disservice

ABUJA: MOBILE network subscribers have been urged to report their grievances through platforms the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC)has offered. The advice to use the regulator’s toll free number to air clients’ complaints comes amid poor service…