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NIMASA’s contribution to consolidated fund hits N16 billion in 2019

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NIMASA Director-General, Dakuku Peterside…PHOTOS:Twitter Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), said it has contributed about N16billion to the consolidated revenue...

Thu Nov 21st, 2019     Read More →

NPDC tackles unemployment, youth unrest

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The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC), a subsidiary of NNPC, on Wednesday donated 150 tricycles (Keke Napep) to 40 host communities in Delta State, as part of efforts to reduce youth...

Thu Nov 21st, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa qualify for National Division One Handball League Kaduna semifinals

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Bayelsa State has qualified for the semifinals of the on-going National Division One Handball League Kaduna, after drawing with Benue Buffalos 27-27 points yesterday. The Bayelsa team had earlier...

Thu Nov 21st, 2019     Read More →

College of Commerce Warri set to tackle Zappa Mixed School, Asaba

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A new champion of Delta State’s secondary school football will emerge on November 28 when College of Commerce Warri meets Zappa Mixed Secondary School, Asaba in the final match of the 2019...

Wed Nov 20th, 2019     Read More →

Re-thinking national human right commission’s role in the Niger Delta

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It is a time-honoured suggestion that during a period of rapid economic growth, nations, as well as corporate organizations, must continue investing even though it may not be clear how much...

Wed Nov 20th, 2019     Read More →

Senate committee to monitor Ogoni cleanup

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Senate Chairman of the Ecological Committee in the Senate, Hassan Muhammed Gusau, at the weekend said that the committee would soon go on an oversight visit to monitor the level of clean-up...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

SERAP calls on ICC to probe APC, PDP officials over election violence

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…Says its a crime against humanity By Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called on the International Criminal Court, ICC, to investigate the...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

INEC declares APC's David Lyon as winner of Bayelsa poll

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The candidate of the All Progressives Congress David Lyon Monday was declared the winner of the Bayelsa State governorship poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission. “That Lyon...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Finance bill not only about VAT ― Senate

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Nigerian Senate Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance, Sen. Solomon Adeola has said that the Finance Bill was not only about Value Added Tax (VAT). He said that it was a composite bill seeking...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Anambra trains 300 youth entrepreneurs in partnership with UNIZIK  

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By Vincent Ujumadu The Anambra State Ministry of Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy has commenced the training of 300 youths for an empowerment programme under the Youth Entrepreneurship...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Oil-producing communities reek of poverty despite over N10t 13% derivation

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Despite the receipt of over N10t from the 13 per cent derivation principle between 2000 and 2018, by Niger Delta states, the deplorable living conditions in oil-producing communities remain...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

VIDEO: FUTO final year mechanical engineering student, test runs aeroplane he made for final year project

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A Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) final year student of mechanical engineering was spotted in a viral video test running an aeroplane prototype he built for his final year project...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest suspected killers in Kaduna, recover rustled cows

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The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested two suspects for the killing of five persons in Jamaa Council of Kaduna. The two suspects are Sadiq Umar and Umar Abubakar, both of Unguwan Nungu in...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

Appeal court affirms Okowa’s election as Delta governor

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The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday affirmed the election of Gov.Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta. The All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate Great Ogboru, is challenging the election of...

Fri Nov 15th, 2019     Read More →

‘Bayelsa guber poll must not be won by superior violence’

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Timi Alaibe Politicians in Bayelsa State have been warned to ensure that the governorship election must not be contested and won based on superiority of violence. A chieftain of the Peoples...

Fri Nov 15th, 2019     Read More →