Archive for: petrol

Frank Onuoha: Nigeria is the largest economy in Africa – why we should care

Frank Onuoha: Nigeria is the largest economy in Africa – why we should care

by Frank Onuoha We made history – I like to think it is for good – by beating the South Africans to the race of becoming Africa’s largest economy and the 23rd largest economy in...

 

3 tips to keep your car in top shape in Nigeria

3 tips to keep your car in top shape in Nigeria

by Carmudi Have our car’s wheel alignment checked every (48,000km) or as specified in the owner’s manual. Also have it checked after buying new tires. Improper tire alignment will...

 

Are you ready? FG may remove petrol, kerosene subsidies soon

Are you ready? FG may remove petrol, kerosene subsidies soon

by Akan Ido The Federal Government through the minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke has given strong indications that the subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) and Kerosene...

 

Opinion: The petrol-crazed night (Poetry)

Opinion: The petrol-crazed night (Poetry)

by Ayokunle Somefun The cabals in control may be happy, They may smile at their overflowing monies. Oil Business is good business. The sorry state of Nigeria’s centenary is indeed nothing short...

 

2 men arrested for trying to set policeman on fire in Lagos

2 men arrested for trying to set policeman on fire in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo Two men in Lagos have been arrested and charged to court after they allegedly attempted to set a police officer on fire. 40-year-old Laminu Rashidi, a commercial bus driver...

 

Tragic: Pregnant woman, 10 others burnt to death as bus goes up in flames in Delta

Tragic: Pregnant woman, 10 others burnt to death as bus goes up in flames in Delta

by Oke Efagene A  pregnant woman and 10 others were killed yesterday in Effurun, Delta State, when a Delta City 14-passenger commercial bus caught fire. However, 4 people including the driver...

 

Photo of the Day: What were the intentions of this driver?

Photo of the Day: What were the intentions of this driver?

by Oge Okonkwo   This hilarious photo makes us want to know what was going through the driver’s mind when he was about to go under the bridge before his petrol tank got stuck. I’m...

 

AWFUL: Chinese girl, 17, suffers severe facial injuries after being set alight by ‘arrogant’ boy (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

AWFUL: Chinese girl, 17, suffers severe facial injuries after being set alight by ‘arrogant’ boy (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Horrendous: Chinese teenager Zhou Yan shows the horrific burns she suffered after she was doused in petrol and set alight because she spurned the advances of a classmate A Chinese teenager suffered...

 

Sad: 5 feared dead in Lagos Tin Can explosion

Sad: 5 feared dead in Lagos Tin Can explosion

by Isi Esene Five people reportedly died in the explosion which occurred yesterday at the MRS Jetty located at the Tin Can Island Port, Apapa, when an oil barge was offloading its products. The...

 

Pipeline vandalism: Civil Defence Corps arrests 2 in Ogun

Pipeline vandalism: Civil Defence Corps arrests 2 in Ogun

by Funso Ajewole The Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested two suspects for pipeline vandalism on Ajede road in Ijebu East Local Government Area...