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ANEEJ, CRPP condemn Obaseki’s decision to stop NDDC projects in Edo

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The African Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) and the Coalition of Registered Political Parties (CRPP) have criticised the decision of Gov. Godwin Obaseki to stop the Niger...

Sun Nov 22nd, 2020     Read More →

High cost of rice may persist as yuletide beckons

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It is gradually becoming real that majority of homes may have to celebrate the coming yuletide season without consumption of rice, which has become the usual delicacy for such period, as the price...

Sun Nov 22nd, 2020     Read More →

‘#EndSARS: Cross River State govt should talk less, listen more’

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October 23 and 24, 2020 has gone down in history as a disaster in Calabar. Not less than 100 property were looted, destroyed or touched by irate youths in the name of EndSARS protest. Men,...

Sun Nov 22nd, 2020     Read More →

ASUU Strike: End in sight as parties shift grounds

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There are indications that both the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) are determined to ensure undergraduates of public universities do not lose one academic...

Sat Nov 21st, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria opens camp for Tokyo 2020 Olympics today

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Tokyo 2020 OlympicsNigeria will begin its preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games today with prospective athletes expected to report to camps in Lagos and Abuja. The Federal Ministry of...

Fri Nov 20th, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders query credibility of FG, Southwest meeting on #EndSARS protests

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Surprise and pain define the reactions of some eminent Southwest stakeholders to the recent meeting of a delegation of President Muhammadu Buhari, governors and traditional rulers alongside...

Thu Nov 19th, 2020     Read More →

Labour in dilemma over tariff hikes

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The Nigeria labour movement appears to have finally lost the battle to stop tariff hikes in the two critical sectors of downstream petroleum and electricity. Niger-Delta Youth Council (NDYC),...

Thu Nov 19th, 2020     Read More →

Presidential delegates shun South-South governors, leaders meeting

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Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike (left); his counterparts, Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta); Udom Emmanuel (Akwa-Ibom); Ben Ayade (Cross River); Douye Diri (Bayelsa) and Godwin Obaseki (Edo) at the...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

Average price per litre of kerosene increases to N352.93 in October-NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for national household kerosene increased to N352.93 in October from N347.98 in September. The bureau...

Tue Nov 17th, 2020     Read More →

Delay in PIB passage affecting foreign investment says expert

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A financial expert, Mr Pedro Omontuemhen, says Nigeria has suffered a loss of over $30 billion investments in the oil and gas sector due to the delay in the passage of the Petroleum Industry...

Mon Nov 16th, 2020     Read More →

Ex-footballer Obodo escapes from Nigeria kidnappers

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Former Nigeria midfielder Christian Obodo, who spent over a decade in Serie A, including spells with Fiorentina and Udinese, said Monday that he had escaped from suspected kidnappers in the...

Mon Nov 16th, 2020     Read More →

Ex-footballer Christian Obodo kidnapped in Delta

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Former Nigeria midfielder Christian Obodo, who spent over a decade in Seria A, including spells with Fiorentina and Udinese, has been abducted in the country’s oil-rich Delta state, police...

Mon Nov 16th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC confirms 112 new covid-19 infections

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NCDC Director General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 112 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

Governors differ over alleged diversion of 13% oil derivation funds

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Amid mounting allegations of diversion of 13 per cent oil derivation funds levelled against oil-producing states, some governors have refused to give detailed accounts of how the money has been...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

God’s revelation of himself: Meditation for the 23rd Sunday after trinity

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Princewill O. Ireoba. Photo: FACEBOOK/PRINCEWILLIREOBA Revelation means an uncovering, removal of the veil, or a disclosure of what was previously unknown. Revelation of God is God’s...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →