FG to build new refineries for optimal performance of oil sector- NNPC Boss

The Group Manading Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Emmanuel Ibe- Kachikwu, on Wednesday in Kaduna said the Federal Government would consider establishing new refineries for optimal performance of the oil sector. Kachikwu stated this, while addressing Energy Correspondents shortly after he was conducted round the Kaduna Refining Petrochemical Company (KRPC) in… Read More FG to build new refineries for optimal performance of oil sector- NNPC Boss

11 dead, 39 bandits arrested as Army destroyed 7 rustlers enclave in Katsina

Troops of Nigerian Army operating in Faskari and Safana areas of Katsina State has identified and destroyed 7 rustlers enclave in a combat operation that led to the death of 11 notorious rustlers with arrest of 39. In a press statement by the Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, Capt Ikechukwu Eze that made available to… Read More 11 dead, 39 bandits arrested as Army destroyed 7 rustlers enclave in Katsina

New Zealand bans novel on grounds of highly offensive language and gratuitous sexual content

New Zealand has banned its first book in 22 years after an award-winning New Zealand author’s novel was criticized for its offensive language and gratuitous sexual imagery. “Into the River,” a young adult title by New Zealand author Ted Dawe, was taken out of circulation by the country’s Film and Literature Board following complaints from… Read More New Zealand bans novel on grounds of highly offensive language and gratuitous sexual content

Queen of England, Elizabeth II breaks record to become UK’s longest reigning monarch

Queen Elizabeth II has thanked people from around the world for their messages of “great kindness” as she marked the day she becomes the longest-reigning monarch in British history. Already the country’s longest-lived monarch and the world’s oldest-serving sovereign, Elizabeth will pass the record set by her great-great- grandmother Queen Victoria around teatime on Wednesday… Read More Queen of England, Elizabeth II breaks record to become UK’s longest reigning monarch

Apple Inc. unveils IPhone 6S, IPhone 6S Plus, Apple TV and IPad Pro

Apple Inc. C.E.O, Tim Cook has unveiled two new iPhones, as well as the new Apple TV, iPad Pro and Apple Watches at San Francisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium for another one of Apple’s patented press events. iPhone The new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are the “most advanced smartphones in the world,” Cook said.… Read More Apple Inc. unveils IPhone 6S, IPhone 6S Plus, Apple TV and IPad Pro

14 injured as British Airways jet catches fire in Las Vegas

14 people had to be transported for medical care for what a fire official called “minor injuries” after fire broke out on Tuesday on an outbound British Airways flight at the Las Vegas airport. A majority of the injuries came as passengers slid down the inflatable chutes to evacuate the Boeing 777, Clark County Fire… Read More 14 injured as British Airways jet catches fire in Las Vegas

Police, in Georgia, arrest brothers who attempted to murder their parents

Yvonne Ervin, 50, called 911 on Saturday and said that her two sons were trying to kill her and her husband, Zachary Ervin, 50, according to the Gwinnett County Police Department. “They attacked me and my husband, they drugged us with Xanax, they attacked us and they’re trying to kill us. My husband distracted them,… Read More Police, in Georgia, arrest brothers who attempted to murder their parents