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Eagles at Aso Rock

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By Mfon James How Nsima Ekere and Godswill Akpabio are masterminding the return of Akwa Ibom to the mainstream of Nigerian politics Even though it is a season of “loyalty” visits to...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Quit stealing oil, Navy warns

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By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—Nigerian Navy has enjoined oil thieves to quit the illicit act, saying anyone caught will be made to face the full weight of the law. Commissioning of new gunboats...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

APC’ll produce next Delta governor—Maku-Eyituoyo

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By Onozure Dania Koko—A chieftain of All Progressive Congress, APC, in Warri North Local Government Area, Delta State, Chief Francis Maku-Eyituoyo, has expressed optimism that the party will...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

FLOOD: 12 states under water, Osinbajo raises alarm

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By Festus Ahon, Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu ASABA-VICE-President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, lamented that twelve states were under water, saying, the Federal Government would work with the affected...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s foreign debt rises by 17% H1’18 to $22.1bn

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday, said that Nigeria’s foreign debt at the end of the first half of 2018 (H1’18) stood at $22.08 billion. This...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

All my 45 Churches affected by flood—Bishop, Mbamili Diocese

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By Vincent Ujumadu & Chimaobi Nwaiwu Bishop, Diocese of Mbamili, Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Rt Rev. Henry Okeke yesterday said that all the 45 Churches in his Diocese were...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Flooding: Community leader appeals to govt, NPDC

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By Jeremiah Erowayino Warri—A community leader in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta state, Sir Emmanuel Ejewino has called on the Delta State government and the management of the...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Nwaoboshi refutes being invited by any panel

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Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi representing Delta North in the Senate has said that he was never invited before any panel contrary to rumour circulating in the media. Reports in some online media on...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Kano State Govt. approves N100m to support flood victims

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By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano Kano state government has announced a direct financial assistance of N100 million to the victims of flood disaster in the state calling on the federal government to...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Flooding : Osinbajo, Okowa inspects ravaged communities

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… As Osinbajo lauds Okowa for taking Proactive steps to check effects of flood NIGERIA’S Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

FG pledges to deploy more resources to areas affected by flood in Anambra

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The Federal Government has pledged to deploy more relief materials to ameliorate the plight of flood victims in Umueze Anam in Anambra West Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra state. The Vice...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Okowa hails Pinnick’s re-election as NFF president

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Delta State Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated, Mr. Amaju Pinnick on his re-election on Thursday, as President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). In a statement issued in Asaba...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

NFF Crisis: Sack Dalong Now, Clark tells FG

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information and South South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has reiterated his call on President Muhammadu Buhari to as a matter of urgency, sack...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

FG secures arrest warrant against Sen. Nwaoboshi

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The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has secured a warrant of arrest against embattled Delta senator, Peter Nwaoboshi, for alleged conspiracy, diversion...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian, West African sub-regional bikers storm Abakaliki from Sept. 28

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Abakaliki – Nigerian and West African sub-regional motorcycle bikers numbering over 200 are expected in Abakaliki from Sept. 28 to Oct. 1 for their annual convention, their association said...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →