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Ekweremadu’s attack: Nigerians abroad disenchanted with govt

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By Emma Amaize ASABA- A former Commissioner in Delta State, Dr Chris Ekiyor, has said the recent attack on former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu by the Indigenous People of...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

HOSTCOM backs Omo-Agege on N-Delta devt

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By Onozure Dania Chairman, Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas, HOSTCOM, Bishop Mike Emuh, has commended the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, for giving qualitative...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

El-Zakzaky: Dem swear for this government ?

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El-Zakzaky: WHEN Warri folks can no longer analyse a man’s behaviour, their retort is always “dem swear for am?” It is the same question I am asking about our government today on...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Ekweremadu’s attackers’ll face German laws, says embassy

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By Chioma Gabriel, Anayo Okoli, Omeiza Ajayi & Chinonso Alozie The Nigerian Embassy in Germany has said the attackers of Ike Ekweremadu, former Deputy Senate President, will be prosecuted...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Communities vow to continue shutdown of three flow stations

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By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—HOST communities of OML 42 that shut down three flow stations operated by Nigerian Petroleum Development Company Ltd, NPDC/Neconde JV since Thursday last week, have...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Lessons from Nuremberg

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By Femi Fani-Kayode What happened to my friend and brother Senator Ike Ekweremadu in Nuremberg, Germany at the hands of IPOB is an eye-opener and a clear signal to every political leader in...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Electricity: 4,000MW of installed capacity stranded — NDPHC CEO

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By Sebastine Obasi While Nigerians grapple with inadequate and unstable power supply, the Managing Director of Niger Delta Power Holding Company, Mr Chiedu Ugbo stated that a major challenge is...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

N’Delta Ministry, NDDC not working, says King Ayemi-Botu

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By Emma Amaize WARRI—PARAMOUNT Ruler of Seimbiri Kingdom, Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State, King Charles Ayemi-Botu, lamented, yesterday, that both the Ministry of Niger Delta and...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Gas flaring: NPDC to generate power supply for host communities

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By Ochuko Akuopha OZORO—THE Nigeria Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, has said that plans were at advanced stage to commence the construction of electricity turbines to generate power for...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Polls: PDP screens Wada, Dino, Alaibe for Bayelsa, Kogi

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…As Makinde rules out preferential treatment for any aspirant By Dirisu Yakubu Governorship Polls: The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Monday began screening of its governorship aspirants...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

FLOOD: Delta Govt to dredge three rivers in Asaba

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…as Augoye Asaba-Ase people to be patient By Festus Ahon ASABA-DETERMINED to address the problem of flooding in the state, the Delta State Government Monday said it would dredge the Anwai,...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

FLOOD: Delta Govt to dredge three rivers in Asaba

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Flood By Festus Ahon ASABA- DETERMINED to address the problem of flooding in the Asaba capital city, the Delta State Government, Monday said it would dredge the Anwai, Iyiabi and Amilimocha river...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

African Games: Injury stopped my participation, says 2018 Youth Olympics silver medalist

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African Games As the 12th African Games begin in Morocco, Oritsemeyiwa Ineh, a silver medallist at the 2018 Youth Olympics Games says he feels sad being absent from the ongoing competition due to...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: FG wrong on Ruga — Col Ogbebor

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu Col Paul Osakpamwan Ogbebor, retd, is a businessman, a leader in the Niger Delta and founding member of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF. He was a pioneer cadet of the...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Curb herdsmen menace now, Okowa tells FG

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…Warns against irregular migration, child-trafficking By Festus Ahon & Theresa Ugbobu ASABA—WORRIED by the havoc being wrecked by the ravaging killer herdsmen in Nigeria, Governor...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →