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Buhari orders forensic audit of NDDC

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ordered a forensic audit of the operations of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from 2001 to 2019. President Buhari in...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

P&ID: We’ll not pay $9.6BN fine, petroleum ministry tells Reps

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*Assures All Refineries Will be Fixed before 2023 By Tordue Salem, Abuja The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr Timipre Sylva, on Thursday, said the Federal government will not pay...

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Nigerian Navy arrests 8 oil vandals, impounds 81 drums of pms in Calabar

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By Emma Una Nigerian Navy Ship, Victory based in Calabar on Thursday paraded eight petroleum products vandals with eighty-one drums of petroleum products PMS laden in three wooden boats heading to...

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Minister to Reps: We’ll not pay P&ID’s $9.6bn fine

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Tordue Salem – Abuja The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, said on Thursday the Federal Government would not pay the $9.6billion judgment fine to Process and...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Appeal: A-Ibom PDP demands judgment delivered without further delay

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By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo The Akwa Ibom state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has demanded that judgement in the cases of its candidates, Senator Bassey and Albert and...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Protest: Modakeke youths reject choice of old man as new monarch

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Some youths in Modakeke, on Wednesday, staged a peaceful protested against the choice of an aged candidate as new monarch for the town. A picture of an Area in Modakeke The Osun State Government...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Updated: FEC okays N5.4b for Oil, gas parks, indoor shooting range 

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru FEC THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved about N5.4 billion for construction of Oil and Gas parks in Akwa Ibom and the Bayelsa States and indoor...

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FEC okays N5.4b for Oil, gas parks, indoor shooting range

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA- THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved about N5.4 billion for construction of Oil and Gas parks in Akwa Ibom and Bayelsa States and indoor...

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Akwa Ibom CP warns child traffickers, tasks parents on security

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By Harris Emanuel Akwa Ibom State Police Command has warned child traffickers and thieves to steer clear of the state even as he tasked parents to be security-conscious and see the security of...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Local Content: Reps Commend Buhari’s Executive Order 5

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By Tordue Salem, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari, has been commended by the House of Representatives Committee on Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring. President Buhari The Committee said...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Gov Udom calls for Int’l collaboration against insurgency, cybercrime

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…says A’Ibom is safe for investment Governor Udom Emmanuel has sued for collaboration among countries in the fight against insurgency, cybercrime and other vices that tend to dominate...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Three EFCC, ICPC officials’ impersonators remanded in prison

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A State High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, presided over by Justice Archibong Archibong on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, remanded the trio of Norbert Bassey Rampa, Gabriel Daniel Udo and...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Akwa Ibom ex-agitators allege exclusion from Amnesty training programmes

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By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo Akwa Ibom ex-agitators phase 2 have accused the presidential Amnesty office of sidelining and excluding them from the various training and empowerment programmes...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC arrests two for illegal broadcast of DSTV signal

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Monday arrested two employees of Communication Trend Limited, Prisca Isaac, who is a Sales Representative and Nwosu Precious, a Technician at 111...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Reps move to restrict Supreme Court cases

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By Tordue Salem – Abuja The House of Representatives Committee on Judiciary, said yesterday, that it would push to restrict certain cases from getting to the Supreme Court. Extant...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →