Mob attack staff of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company over power outage

Three officials of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) were attacked by some irate youths of Esa-Oke community in Obokun local government area of Osun State, over two days of power outage. According to sources, youths of the town, who were said to have been worried by the outage, attacked officials of the power company with… Read More Mob attack staff of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company over power outage

Bus carrying flood relief volunteers crash in Louisiana killing two and injuring dozens

Two people died and 41 more were injured when a bus carrying volunteers to help with Louisiana flood relief spun out of control near New Orleans, local media reported on Sunday. St. John the Baptist Fire District Chief Spencer Chauvin died on Sunday morning after the charter bus slammed into him as he tried to… Read More Bus carrying flood relief volunteers crash in Louisiana killing two and injuring dozens

Southwest Airlines flight makes emergency landing in New Orleans due to engine failure

A Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Orlando was forced to make an emergency landing when one of the engines failed, the airline said. None of the 99 passengers or five crew members was hurt, Southwest said. The plane, Southwest Flight 3472, diverted to Pensacola when the crew declared an emergency, the Federal Aviation… Read More Southwest Airlines flight makes emergency landing in New Orleans due to engine failure

Iran arrests nuclear negotiator for espionage suspicion

Iran has arrested a member of the negotiating team that reached a landmark nuclear deal with world powers on suspicion of spying, a judiciary spokesman said on Sunday. The suspect was released on bail after a few days in jail but is still under investigation, Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei said at a weekly news conference, calling… Read More Iran arrests nuclear negotiator for espionage suspicion