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RECONCILIATION: All is not well in APC — Idahosa

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I think it is most unfortunate that in a country where the percentage of illiteracy is very high that is where people like Obasanjo thrive. To me, it is very depressing, irritating and...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

BENUE MASSACRE: Why powerful people’re afraid to kill me — Gov Ortom

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I felt so sad when the Minister of Defence and the IG of police were acting the script of Miyetti Allah instead of doing the jobs for which they are collecting tax payers money every month. If...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

Restructuring, key to Nigeria’s unity, stability, economic prosperity – Dickson

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The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, Monday, reaffirmed his position that restructuring holds the key to preserving the unity, stability and economic prosperity of the...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

Patience Jonathan begs EFCC: Let’s Settle

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Former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan appears to be tired of fighting the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in court and has asked for out-of-court settlement. EFCC boss Magu and...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

Dickson lauded for appointing youths into cabinet

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By Kelechukwu Iruoma ASABA—The Not Too Young To Lead, a youth initiative to mainstream youths into leadership positions in Nigeria, has commended Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

Super Falcons arrive Abidjan for WAFU Cup of Nations

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Nigeria’s senior women national team, the Super Falcons, have landed in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan for the 2018 WAFU Cup of Nations tournament starting on Wednesday. [email protected]_Falcons...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

State Police‘ll curb farmers/herdsmen crisis —Bayelsa Rep

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA—House of Representatives member, representing Kolokuma, Opokuma federal constituency in Bayelsa State, Douye Diri, has said the creation of state Police will curb...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

Private corporations can’t be trusted with Lagos water — Rights groups, activists

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Last week, rights groups, labour leaders and activists got together in a rountable to examine moves by Lagos State Government to privatise water distribution in the state, especially the Adiyan II...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

We’ve laid foundation for Bayelsa’s greatness — Dickson

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, yesterday, declared that the six years of his administration has been used to place the state on the path of...

Mon Feb 12th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Asiwaju Tinubu cannot do magic because … -Timi Frank

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Timi Frank, has expressed reservation at the ability of anyone to reconcile all...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen to now carry ID cards in Delta

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By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI – HERDSMEN grazing their herds within and around Ughelli South local government area of Delta State, would henceforth from today, bear Identity Cards after having...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Police confirm assassination of NULGE Chairman in Bayelsa

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The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the killing of Mr Okaye Igali, the Southern Ijaw branch Chairman of Nigerian Union of Local Government Employee (NULGE) by unidentified assassins. DSP...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Gunmen kill NULGE LG chair in Bayelsa

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By Samuel Oyadongha & Emem Idio YENAGOA-UNKNOWN gunmen suspected to be assassins have killed the Southern Ijaw Council chapter of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE Mr....

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

The people of Kogi State have keyed into cattle ranch project 100% – Bello

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….our people adequately sensitized, compensation process on By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA – The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, Friday, disclosed that the State has commenced cattle...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Disquieting time for Amnesty Coordinator as ex-militants demand his sack

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•Ex-agitators allege powerful northerners‘ve hijacked Amnesty Programme •Those calling for Boroh’s sack‘re funded by angry politicians- Egbesu Fighters, Red Scorpion...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →