Ughelli Women Go Nude To Protest Continued Stealing Of BEDC Armoured Cables

From Erirhe Loveth, IT Student   Women from Onoharigho Street in Otovwodo Community in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North Local Government Area from have gone nude to protest the incessant vandalization of transformers in the area by unknown vandals.   The women who came out in their numbers, chanted different songs of lamentation, raining curses on suspected cable vandals.   According to one of the protesters, who identified herself as Mrs. Comfort Ojevwe, “Residents of Onoharigho Street had suffered untold hardship over the incessant vandalization of the transformer in the…

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Estimated Billing: CRC Calls For The Scraping Of NERC

By Politicsgovernance.com A Civil Society Organisation, Civil Rights Council (CRC), has urged the federal government to scrap the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, (NERC) over its continuous failure to execute it’s core mandate of establishment. CRC in a statement by its Delta State Chairman, Comrade Agbubi Emmanuel accused the commission of conniving with electricity distribution companies, Discos, to rob Nigerians through estimated billing system. He maintained that NERC has failed in its mandate by allowing Discos to issue high and unregulated estimate bills to Nigerians, resulting from their deliberate refusal to…

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One Injured As BEDC Staff Fight Dirty Over Illegal Operations In Ughelli

By Politicsgovernance.com A staff attached to the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) is currently battling for his life at a private hospital in Ughelli, Ughelli North Local government area of Delta State, after being stabbed severally by suspected illegally constituted task force.   The injured Staff simply identified as Samuel Ojumu Adesina had engaged an illegal tax force team allegedly constituted by the Ughelli District Business Manager to monitor the activities of direct staff of the distribution company. It was gathered. An eye witness who rushed the victim to a…

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