Good morning and welcome to Brainnews daily news updates for this morning, Wednesday, January 6, 2021.
Below are all the latest news this morning on Brainnews;
1. Federal Govt Increases Electricity Tariffs Again
The Federal Government of Nigeria has again increased the electricity tariff payable by power consumers across the country.
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) approved the price hike saying the increase varies based on different consumer classes and took effect from January 1, 2021. CONTINUE READING..
2. North East Elders To President Buhari: “Retaining Service Chiefs Years After Their Retirement Is Unconstitutional”
The group of Northern elders known as The Coalition of North East Elders for Peace and Development (CNEPD), in a statement by its national coordinator, Zana Goni, said the inability of President Muhammadu Buhari to announce the removal of service chiefs in his new year message was a sign that the Nigerian leader didn’t acknowledge the insecurity situation in the country. CONTINUE READING WITH PHOTOS..
3. [PHOTOS] Man Butchers His Baby Mama Over Food In Imo
Porcia, a mother-of-two, was attacked on Saturday, January 2, at about 1am, shortly after returning from a trip to the village with her baby daddy.
According to reports, Chukwuma’s younger sister served him food but didn’t serve the mother of his children. Porcia then went after the man’s younger sister and took a piece of chicken from her but the younger woman grabbed it back. CONTINUE READING WITH PHOTOS..
4. Omoyele Sowore Taken To Court In Handcuffs Over Bail Application (Photos)
On Monday, January 4, Omoyele was arraigned alongside four others on a three-count charge bordering on conspiracy, unlawful assembly and incitement. The Magistrate, Mabel Segun-Bello, had ordered the remand of the defendants at the Kuje correctional centre.
Sowore and his co-defendants were brought to the court at about 10:28am with a handcuff on his hand. CONTINUE READING WITH PHOTOS..
5. [VIDEO] Nigerian Taxi Driver Self-Service, Then Released His Load While Carrying Some Women In His Car
A video making rounds online has shown moment a Nigerian taxi driver self-serviced and released his load while carrying some women in his car.
In the video, one of the ladies was heard questioning the driver on why he brought out his joystick while also asking if it is wrong for women to walk in the streets. CONTINUE READING WITH VIDEO..