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Tension brews between Binis and Ijaws

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The prevailing tension in Ijaw communities in Edo state is heightening each day and the war songs between the Binis and the Ijaws have continued to increase. The crisis over the ownership of Ijaw...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

I have seen true meaning of a woman being a helper – Dr. Attai

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Dr. Elisha Attai is an ardent advocate for the development and advancement of the African Woman. He is the President and Founder of the African Women in Leadership Organisation (AWLO) and the...

Fri Dec 15th, 2017     Read More →

Attah flays ministers, govs, NASS over federal roads

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By Favour Nnabugwu Former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, yesterday, said corrupt ministers, governors, National Assembly members and state governors contribute to the increasing...

Thu Dec 14th, 2017     Read More →

NUJ, CLO condemn DSS attack on journalists at A-Ibom Govt House

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By Emmanuel Ayungbe & Chioma Onuegbu UYO—CONDE-MNATIONS have continued to trail Tuesday’s attack on five journalists from the Correspondents’ Chapel of Akwa Ibom State...

Thu Dec 14th, 2017     Read More →

Boundary crisis: A-Ibom community seeks reconciliation

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—RESIDENTS of Obot Itu community in Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State have appealed for peaceful reconciliation between them and their neighbouring Obodio...

Wed Dec 13th, 2017     Read More →

Addax/NNPC to invest $3.5bn in onshore, offshore operations

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ADDAX Petroleum Development Limited, in collaboration with the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC plans to investment about $3-5 billion to optimize its operations in Nigeria and...

Tue Dec 12th, 2017     Read More →

Groups train A’Ibom women in snail farming to stop husbands from hunting monkeys

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Emmanuel Ayungbe UYO- THE Tropical Research and Conservation Centre, TRCC, and Biodiversity Preservation Center, BPC, have initiated training of women of Mbiakong communities, Urian Local...

Tue Dec 12th, 2017     Read More →

Let’s stamp out corruption for a better Nigeria, Magu begs Nigerians

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As part of activities to mark the 2017 International Anti-Corruption Day celebration, staff of Nigeria’s leading anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,...

Mon Dec 11th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian businesses are always upfront and loud — Burge, CEO, Commonwealth Council

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I think the government still got to continue carrying on with promotional activities. But what we also got to recognize that what any government does when it is doing promotional activities is to...

Mon Dec 11th, 2017     Read More →

2 students drown in Qua Iboe River

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We agreed to stay away from the deep middle— Colleague They were murdered— Family member; It was an accident—Police By Emmanuel Ayungbe UYO—The lifeless bodies of two...

Mon Dec 11th, 2017     Read More →

Wike, Boroh, Emefiele, others to bag South-South Leadership Award

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – In a bid to motivate and appreciate Nigerians who have demonstrated remarkable sense of productivity, excellence and good governance, Good Dreams Multimedia...

Sun Dec 10th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Emmanuel cautions LG chairmen

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Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has cautioned council chairmen against using their positions as platform for gratification or for engagement in conspicuous consumption to the detriment...

Sun Dec 10th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria sinking under APC say Jonathan, Atiku, others

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Prominent Nigerians including former President, Goodluck Jonathan and erstwhile Vice President, Atiku Abubakar Saturday, took the All Progressives Congress (APC)...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

PDP National Convention: Roll Call

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By Henry Umoru Senator Ahmed Makarfi Former President Goodluck Jonathan Former Vice President Namadi Sambo Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Depute Senate President Ike Ekweremadu Former Senate...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

PDP convention: George deserved to be treated with respect, dignity – Seriake

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Abuja Gov. Dickson Seriake of Bayelsa, has said that Chief Olabode George deserved to be treated with respect and dignity as a stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a man that had put...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →