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Ohanaeze, Igbo govs to blame for BIM’s anniversary violence—IPOB

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Clampdown on agitators won’t deter us, says BIM By Vincent Ujumadu & Ugochukwu Alaribe AWKA—THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, condemned yesterday, the reported death and...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s fate in hands of journalists —Ayade

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Cross River governor, Prof Ben Ayade, has said that the fate of Nigeria in attaining growth and development lies in the hands of journalists as the media cannot be...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Biafra Day celebration turns bloody as security cracks down on BIM members

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Five Pro-Brafra agitators allegedly killed, four injured in Anambra Police arrest over 600 BIM members Biafra govt already in place—BIM By Peter Okutu, Davies Iheamnachor, Emma Una, Nwabueze...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Biafra govt already in place – C/River MASSOB Leader

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By Emma Una CALABAR- SAMUEL Okah, zonal leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, in Cross River State has said there is already a Biafra government in...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Stolen Mace: NASS c’ttee summons Omo-Agege, Ndume to appear today

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— SENATE and House of Representatives Joint Committee investigating the invation of the Senate and stealing of the Mace, has summoned former Senate Leader, Senator...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

History as Ayade test runs Africa’s first rice city project

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By Emma Unah Governor Ben Ayade of Cross Rivers State has said that he was optimistic that the state’s economy would soon record a giant leap with the expected generation of over N70 billion...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

CASUAL WORK BEGETS CASUAL PAY? ‘Our monthly take-home pay is N2, 500!’ (2)

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• They are the least paid government workers,no permanent employment, not pensionable By our reporters The first part of report was published last Sunday. The Public Relations Officer to the...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

APC state congress yet to start in Edo, Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Rivers

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The nationwide state congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) scheduled for May 19 are yet to start in the four South-South states of Edo, Akwa Ibom, Cross River and Rivers. In Edo,...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

Ebonyi, Enugu govs beg FG for refund of N45bn spent on federal roads

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By Favour Nnabugwu Two State Governors are seeking a refund of N45biliion from the federal government for the rehabilitation of federal roads in their domains. Babatunde Fashola inspect the...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

C/River Rice City project to generate over N70b yearly, says Gov. Ayade

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Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River on Friday said that the State Rice City Project is expected to generate at least N70billion yearly with full federal government patronage. Governor Ben Ayade Ayade...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

What FG must do to save Nigeria from Collapsing —PANDEF Chair, Idongesit Nkanga speaks on Niger Delta too

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EditorIn his first major interview after being elected National Chairman of the Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum, PANDEF, former Military Governor of Akwa Ibom State and former Commander of the...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

APC congress: Woman, 10 others shot in Cross River

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By Emma Una CALABAR—A woman returning from farm and 10 others have been reportedly shot in Ugep, headquarters of Yakurr Local Government Area of Cross River State on Wednesday during the...

Fri May 18th, 2018     Read More →

Gov. Ikpeazu urges Indian bizmen to set up tricycle manufacturing plant in Aba

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BY UGOCHUKWU ALARIBE ABA- Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has urged Indian businessmen to set up a factory for the manufacturing of tricycles in Aba, Abia State to boost trade between...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

Transport fare defies inflation trend, rises in April

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By Elizabeth Adegbsan Barely 24 hours after the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), reported a sustained decrease in inflation rate, the Bureau, yesterday, reported that transport fare was moving...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari yet to get petroleum bill – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency on Wednesday said that the harmonised Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the National Assembly on March 28, was yet to get to the desk...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →