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INSIDE BAYELSA IDPs CAMPS: Officials, youths steal relief materials at night, sell at dawn

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*They threatened to evict me from camp because I confronted them —Egebgi, IDP *How we’re catering for IDPs —NEMA, SEMA coordinators By Emem Idio AMASSOMA- BY virtue of the...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Why schools in Bayelsa remain shut —Dickson

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA— GOVERNOR Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has given reasons schools in the predominantly riverine state which were closed on September 29, 2018, as a result of...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Ortom’s wife trains over 500 Benue women in arts and crafts

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By Peter Duru 50,000 others get free medical care in 100 council wards in seven months Makurdi – Over 500 indigent Benue women have been trained in various skills, arts and craft and...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Shaku-Shaku : Osinbajo under fire from Peter Obi, Murray-Bruce

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor and Omeiza Ajayi Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been put to task for placing shaku-shaku dance rehearsals as a priority at a time his government has...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Tension in Bayelsa as Igbo factions disagree over cultural day celebration

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Yenagoa – Baring any last minute intervention by the Bayelsa Government and security agencies in the state, two factions of Ohaneze Ndigbo may clash during the ongoing celebration of Igbo...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian agricultural commodities are rejected abroad because of hygiene, pesticides – Osunkwo

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By Princewill Ekwujuru Pro Uche Osunkwo, a lecturer at the University of Abuja, is the President of the Nigeria Society for Toxicological Sciences (NSTS). Osunkwo In this interview, granted on the...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Mike Igini: Ideal Electoral Commissioner

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By Tonnie Iredia On Thursday October 14, 2018, the 14th All Nigeria Editors’ Conference opened in Asaba, Delta State. Professor Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman Independent National Electoral...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Hunters become the hunted in N-Delta

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…as gangsters KILL policemen, cart away their arms • Delta: Officers maimed, AK 47 rifles stolen • Cross River: Bandits, cultists execute cops, run off with guns • Akwa Ibom,...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

S’South APC Chairmen pass vote of confidence on Oshiomhole

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‘Those fighting him, are indirectly fighting Buhari’ By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Chairmen of the All Progressives Congress APC in the six states of the South South have passed a vote...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

How unhealthy narratives hurt the Nigerian girl child

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By Morenike Taire October 11- the world came together yet again to draw attention to the plight of the girl child once again, and all over the world. While women are shattering glass ceilings...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

Lara George, Glowreeyan Braimah, others to headline Just Worship —-Krisitilere

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…urges women not to panic By Ebun Sessou Gospel songstress Lara George among others has been billed to headline the 2018 Just Worship organised by the Shepherdhill Baptist Church. Other...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

WIMBIZ: A precursor to public service for women

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By Josephine Agbonkhese In 2001 when a group of individuals co-founded the Women in Management, Business and Public Service, WIMBIZ, a nonprofit organisation with focus on women’s protection...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

Flood: NEMA distributes relief items to IDPs in Rivers

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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has distributed food and other items to more than 800 people displaced by flood in five local government areas of Rivers. Mr Yakubu Suleiman,...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Gunmen abduct five Catholic nuns in Delta

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By Festus Ahon, ASABA SUSPECTED gunmen, Friday abducted five Catholic nuns of the Order of the Missionary of Martha and Mary in Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area, Delta State under the...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Coastline ex-agitators back Atiku

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Ex-Niger Delta agitators have stated their support for former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate in the 2019 elections. In a statement...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →