Sinkholes could open up in other areas of Auckland city – council

[ad_1] The sink hole at 3pm on Monday compared to just after 12pm Tuesday. Photo: RNZ / Delphine Herbert Diversions, detours and lane shifts are expected to be in place for months on a busy central Auckland road as the council continues to deal with a growing sinkhole, and says heavy rains could cause more … Read more

Akpabio Unveils Senate Committee Heads

[ad_1] Senate President Godswill Akpabio on Tuesday announced the heads of some standing committees, including Appropriations, Public Accounts, Ethics, and Public Petitions and Establishment. Speaking at the day’s plenary session, Akpabio revealed the chair of the Appropriations Committee to be Senator Solomon Adeola, while the Public Accounts Committee would be headed by Senator Ahmed Wadada. … Read more

President Tinubu Signs the Electricity Act 2023 Into Law

[ad_1] President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has assented to the Electricity Act 2023. The Electricity Act replaces the Electricity and Power Sector Reform Act 2005. The Act will de-monopolize the country’s electricity generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity at the National level and empower states, companies, and individuals to generate, transmit and distribute electricity. As well … Read more

Traffic woes to ease as part of Chirag Dilli flyover opens today

[ad_1] News Cities Delhi Traffic woes to ease as part of Chirag Dilli flyover opens today The PWD closed the stretch on March 12 to carry out work. Initially, the traffic police had issued an advisory saying that the flyover will be shut for 50 days, but after receiving several complaints, PWD Minister Atishi directed … Read more

‘Should have taken the Metro’: NH-48 slowdown remains

[ad_1] Starting from Delhi’s Rao Tula Ram Marg, the National Highway 48, originally meant to ease traffic for commuters travelling from the capital to Gurgaon and for intra-city movement, has plunged into chaos since the construction work commenced on the expressway. Commuters, especially office-goers travelling from South Delhi to Gurgaon, complained that they are facing … Read more

Holiday traffic builds up on main highways

[ad_1] (file picture) Photo: 123rf Holiday traffic is continuing to cause delays on main routes across the motu today. As of about 12pm, Waka Kotahi said people travelling north of Auckland on State Highway 1 from Orewa to Puhoi could expect an hour to be added to their travel time due to congestion. In the … Read more