Tag: light

Mazi EmekaAugust 18, 2016

Lolade Sowoolu: Don’t sell your generators just yet

by Lolade Sowoolu NEPA has been frighteningly constant. Isn’t that supposed to be a good thing? Well, it was when it never happened. ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 17, 2016

Opinion: Fashola and his worrisome elitist agenda

By Ayo Sogunro I have not had electricity in a while. This trivial point had escaped my notice because—like some ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 25, 2016

How residents of Araromi/Mende stood up to Ikeja DISCO

When push comes to shove, people show what they are truly made of. This perhaps, best fits the story of ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 28, 2016

Femi Adesina to Nigerians: ‘Go and fight pipeline vandals if you want electricity’

Presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina has asked Nigerians to take up arms and fight pipeline vandals if they really want stable ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 10, 2016

Opinion: Whose side is Labour on as Nigerians face fuel scarcity, darkness?

The ongoing protest by the Nigerian Labour Union, National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 1, 2016

Again, court orders NERC, DISCOs to ‘halt’ electricity tariff hike

A Federal High Court in Lagos has again ordered that the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission be barred from hiking electricity tariff. ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 11, 2016

13-point agenda: How Fashola plans to improve Nigeria’s power supply

Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing has unveiled his blueprint for improving power supply in the country. During a ...

July 15, 2014

Chinedu Ekeke: This darkness we are shiaring – but isn’t it time to discuss gas?

by Chinedu Ekeke   It is doubtful that an institution as big as the Nigerian government will push for a ...

June 9, 2014

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Dora Akunyili was the light in our darkest hour

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Death is a topic that makes us uncomfortable. It brings us face to face with our own ...

April 5, 2014

6 sneaky tricks to make someone tell the truth

by Markham Heid “Cross your heart and hope to die.” It sounds childish, but asking someone to place a hand on ...

January 7, 2014

Opinion: Spending my new year without NEPA

by Dolapo Aina People’s homes are following in the footsteps of corporate firms and government parastatals that have 2-3 generating ...

November 24, 2013

Tunde Fagbenle: This Lagos Countdown is such a good idea

by Tunde Fagbenle This year’s Countdown, expected to attract about a million people over the three-week period, is starting on ...

November 8, 2013

4 (totally surprising) life lessons we all NEED to learn

by Brene Brown Guilt is good. Guilt helps us stay on track because it’s about our behavior. It occurs when ...

October 9, 2013

Awesome! Brave passenger lands aircraft after pilot falls ill at the controls, dies later

A brave aeroplane passenger was forced to take over the controls and make an emergency landing last night after the ...

October 7, 2013

Adaobi Okwy: When the world is a mosquito (Y! Superblogger)

by Adaobi Okwy ….I learnt that most insecticides in Nigeria are only toxic to humans while mosquitoes just get weakened ...

September 30, 2013

Opinion: My President must hear this

by Ayodele Kupoluyi Life truly is vanity. Agagu is gone but our President is still alive and can make the ...

August 10, 2013

2015: Why the PDP will beat APC – Presidency

The Presidency has said that if the newly registered All Progressives Congress picks a former Head of State, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu ...

January 11, 2013

How to touch a woman (The Scientific Way)

by Ricardus That said, don’t hold back too long, because eventually you will have to touch her. These are questions ...

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