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PDP Convention: Supporters urge delegates to shun inducement, process manipulation

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Some supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday urged delegates to the party’s national convention in Abuja to vote their choices of candidates and reject any form of...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

2019: INEC fixes Feb 16 for Presidential, N/Assembly elections, Governorship March 2

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A head of 2019 general elections in the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released possible dates for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections to hold on...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

Why present NDDC structure’ll remain disadvantageous – Reyenieju

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•Describes PDP convention as contest of equals A MEMBER of the House of Representatives, Mr. Daniel Reyenieju in this interview speaks on the tenure of the Chairman of Niger Delta Development...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

2019: INEC releases time table for Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election

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By Dennis Udoma UYO – A head of 2019 general elections in the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released possible dates for the Presidential and National...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Attah, others hail Air Peace over Abuja-Uyo service

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Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah and other dignitaries Thursday described the commencement of Air Peace’s Abuja-Uyo-Abuja flight operations as a welcome development...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Atiku replies comedian I Go Dye, says “I do not promise Eldorado or $1 = N1”

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Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has replied popular Nigerian comedian, Francis Agoda, a.k.a IGoDye, who had, on hearing about his(Atiku’s) defection from the All Progressives...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Federal Civil Service begins recruitment of OND, HND, BA/BSc

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The Federal government has commenced recruitment into ministries, departments and agencies. All qualified Nigerians with OND, HND, BA/BSc are advised to apply. This was made known by the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

PSC promotes 250 senior police officers

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Confirm Imohimi Edgal of Lagos, others By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor LAGOS—THE Police Service Commission, PSC, yesterday, approved the promotion and confirmation of acting appointments of...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Why marketers hiked petrol pump price to N158 per litre in Akwa Ibom – IPMAN

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The Akwa Ibom chapter of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says its members are currently lifting petrol at the cost of N144 per litre as against N133.28 approved...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Herdsmen sack 200 families in Cross River

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By Ike Uchechukwu NO fewer than 200 families have fled their homes at Mbiabong Ito community, in Ito South clan, Odukpani Local Government Area, Cross River State, following the invasion of the...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

UBA Essay Contest: 3 winners get N2.3m scholarship grant

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The trio, Samuella Sam-Orlu from British Nigerian Academy, Abuja; Deborah Chinwendu Innocent of Enal International Schools, Abuja and Ya-Hofon Ettah Essien from Nigerian Christian Institute, Akwa...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

FG’s hostile measures escalate tension in N’Delta — A’Ibom stakeholders

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By Chioma Onuegbu ABAK- STAKEHOLDERS at Akwa Ibom State have detected that unfriendly actions taken by the Federal Government to abate conflicts in the Niger Delta region, especially military...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Apc’s call for cancellation of A-Ibom LG poll baseless — Pdp

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By Emmanuel Ayungbe UYO—THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,Akwa Ibom state, yesterday, described as baseless calls by the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state for...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

PDP lost power in 2015 because of arrogant party leaders – Dokpesi

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By Emmanuel Ayungbe UYO – A leading Contender from the South-South extraction for the PDP National Chairmanship position in the forthcoming Saturday’s National Convention of the...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

A-Ibom: APC kicks as AKISIEC declares PDP winner of LG seats

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ALL Progressives Congress, APC, has called for the cancellation of the Local government election in Akwa Ibom State just as the Akwa Ibom Independent Electoral Commission, AKISIEC, yesterday...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →