Ogoni threaten bloodshed over oil plans

by OKORO CHINEDU, LAGOS(CAJ News) – THE tensions characterising the Ogoni people of Nigeria and energy companies could take a tragic dimension following threats by locals to resist the resumpti...

Troops slay pirates at Niger Delta

From EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIAN troops have killed four suspected sea robbers during operations in the oil-rich Niger Delta. Troops of the Operation DELTA SAFE (OPDS) ambushed t...

Tarnoy tops as African power personnel honoured

From  MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town, (CAJ News) – UNITED Kingdom entrepreneurHelen Tarnoy, has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the African Utility Week Industry Awards held...

SAP offers Africa Utility Week golden boost

By MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE global software giant, SAP, has been confirmed as the gold sponsor of the upcoming African Utility Week set for Cape Town, South Africa. Brian...

Army slays militants in Nigeria’s oil hub

From EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIAN troops have gunned down an alleged leader of a militant gang in the oil-rich Niger Delta. Soldiers repelled an attack by the gang, led by Ossy Ib...

FG aims to exploit vast solar resources

By OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA is poised to capitalize on its tremendous solar energy potential by scaling up the deployment of off-grid generation and minigrid ...

Electoral officer arraigned for Nigeria poll fraud

From EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – A SERVING Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) official has been remanded in custody for allegedly taking bribes from a now disgraced former m...

Blame apportioned as Nigerian ships sink with oil

From EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA’S Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has absolved itself from the sinking of two ships at the centre of controversy with an auctionin...