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Oil spills: Bayelsa govt drags three oil multinationals to court

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By Samuel Oyadongha & Emem Idio YENAGOA—A Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State yesterday, began hearing in multiple cases filed against oil companies by the Bayelsa State...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

LASUTH doctors threaten another strike over acute shortage of personnel

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…says doctors are overworked, slumping on duty …We will resolve the problem before Monday – Management By Chioma Obinna Resident doctors at the Lagos State University Teaching...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa ex-security adviser detained over rape allegations alleges threat to life

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By Onozure Dania The detained former security adviser to Bayelsa State Government, Chief Perekeme Kpodoh, has petitioned the prison authorities, alleging conspiracy among some top prison officials...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Polls: Don’t bow to Presidency, APC pressure, PDP charges INEC chairman

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By Dirisu Yakubu & Joseph Erunke ABUJA—Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has tasked chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, to resist pressure...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Monarch, wife lead subjects to enthrone peace in Bayelsa community

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…declares November annual thanksgiving day By Samuel Oyadongha TWON – PARMOUNT ruler of Twon Brass, Brass Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, HRM King Alfred Diete-Spiff, has led...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Policies should address inequality, enhance welfare –Shamsuddeen Usman

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In his presentations, the former Minister of National Planning and Chairman of the 2019 Vanguard Economic Discourse, Dr. Shamsudeen Usman, emphasised the need for government to make policies that...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Frank warns Buhari, APC against plot to arrest Atiku

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A former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the APC, to desist from their...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Imo stakeholders endorse Uzodinma

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By Mbadiwe Emelumba The attention was not so much on what he said, though what he said was weighty; in fact too serious and thought provoking to be ignored. Uzodinma But the focus was on why he...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos APC flag-off rally revisited

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By Henry Oluwakayode Governor Akinwunmi Ambode would go down in the political history of Lagos State as a rare politician with the heart of kindness; even when an average politician would nag or...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →

How I achieved big ticket projects in Bayelsa — Gov. Dickson

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…Says public office is platform for service Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has attributed the successes of his administration in infrastructure development of the...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

ROAD TO 2019 ELECTIONS

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2019 is Buhari, Atiku’s last chance —Dan Nwanyanwu Barrister Dan Nwanyanwu is the national chairman of the newly registered Zenith Labour Party, ZLP. In this interview with our...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

El-Rufai: Kaduna divided, blasts South South governors

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has confirmed that the state was divided and needed to be united and also blasted South South governors on their position on the case against Chief Justice...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa bags “Governor of the year award “

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.. Attributes Success Stories To Partnership With Deltans, Years Of Experience In Governance DELTA State Governor Dr Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday emerged “Governor of The Year, 2018” for...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Dickson commends Buhari over appointment of Adamu as new IGP

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Bayelsa State Governor, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the choice of Mr. Muhammed Adamu as the new Inspector General of Police. Dickson breaks...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

Food prices push inflation rate higher by 0.16% in December – NBS

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…Analysts project further pressure in January By Peter Egwuatu, Emmanuel Elebeke & Elizabeth Adegbesan THE increases in food prices during the Yuletide may have significantly impacted on...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →