2012-02-28 07:51:29Gas Explosion - Jonathan Orders Minister, Chevron to Pay Compensation[Leadership]
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday ordered the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Dieazani Alison-Madueke and management of Chevron Nigerian Limited to kick-start a process for the payment of compensation to the affected indigenes of the Koluama 1 and 2 communities of the Southern Ijaw Local Government area of Bayelsa State over the damage caused the January 16th explosion from a gas rig in the area.
Monday, 01-26-15, 16:57New Round of Peace Talks Begins[UN News]Libyan parties have gathered in Geneva, Switzerland, today for a new round of United Nations-facilitated talks aimed at resolving the North African nation's political crisis.
Monday, 01-26-15, 16:56Mubarak's Sons Released[Deutsche Welle]The sons of deposed Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak have been freed from a southern Cario prison, nearly four years after they were first incarcerated. Like their father, both still face a retrial in a corruption case.
Monday, 01-26-15, 16:48Mourids Protest December 30 Attack[Daily Observer]The Mourid community in The Gambia Sunday joined the global condemnation of the December 30th terrorist attack on State House. The Khalifa general of the Mourid, Pap Demba Jobe, led the condemnation that came in the form of a protest march at the Kanifing Municipal Council.