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Return 63 stolen card readers to INEC, Nabena tells Bayelsa PDP

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In the aftermath of reports by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC that 63 of its Smart Card Readers were stolen during the February 23 Presidential...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Election: Egbeme-Ijaw youths to Buratai, call your Army to order

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…Warns INEC over military hijack in its statutory function By Prince Okafor Ahead of Saturday’s gubernatorial and state Assembly elections, Egbeme-Ijaw youths, has called on the Chief...

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NOSDRA not prevented from investigating explosion site — AITEO

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LAGOS—CONTRARY to media reports, oil company, Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company, AEEPCo, did not stop National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency, NOSDRA, from...

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Don’t turn N’Delta to battlefield, Ijaw tell FG

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By Emma Amaize & Perez Brisibe THE Ijaw nation, on the platform of Ijaw National Congress, INC, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government...

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Aiteo faults NOSDRA over Nembe oil well fire

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By Michael Eboh Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company, AEEPCo, yesterday faulted claims by the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency, NOSDRA, that it is trying to frustrate...

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Halting further electoral violence

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By Adewale Kupoluyi IN spite of the initial disappointment and anxiety, the presidential and national assembly elections have finally been held across the nation. A major feature of the elections...

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Army, lawyers bicker over security on polls day

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Kingsley Omonobi, Innocent Anaba, Joseph Erunke, Brisibe Perez, Henry Ojelu and Onozure Dania ABUJA — Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur...

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Nembe creek well explosion: More than meets the eye

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By Ayo Fadahunsi The predicament that played out on Friday, 1st March 2019, in Bayelsa is indeed a disaster like the others before it in the different parts of the country. The Mile 1 community...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Polls: IGP deploys 62 CPs,72 DCPs,143 ACPs, Force Hqtrs explains

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Force Headqarters has explained that the acting Inspector General of Police,Mohammed Adamu, deployed a total of 62 Commissioners of police in the...

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Governorship Polls: Steer clear of Niger Delta, PDP warns Buhari, APC

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…Says Nigerians still angry over the outcome of Presidential election By Dirisu Yakubu Ahead of Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

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Guber/state house of Assembly poll: Health practitioners support Ugwuanyi’s re-election

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – ALTERNATIVE medicine and Energy Health Practitioners in Enugu state yesterday reaffirmed their support for the reelection of Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Saturday 9th of...

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Elections: Police deploy 7 DIGs, 10 AIGs others

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Abuja – The acting Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has deployed Seven Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIGs) to the six geo-political zones across the Country. Some...

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Elections: Army sets up committee to probe alleged misconduct by troops

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The Nigeria Army said on Wednesday it had constituted a high powered committee to probe all cases of alleged misconduct by troops during the Presidential and National Assembly elections. Chief of...

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March 9: Steer clear of Niger Delta, PDP cautions Buhari, APC

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) cautions President Muhammadu Buhari and his prowling All Progressives Congress (APC) to steer clear of all PDP strongholds, particularly the Niger Delta region,...

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March 9 polls: Obey the law, withdraw Army from N’Delta, Clark tells FG

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Urges Deltans to re-elect Okowa By Emma Amaize, South-South Editor and Perez Brisibe Elder political leader and former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Clark, called on the...

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