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It’s wrong to say election was militarised, says Gen Buratai, Chief of Army Staff

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The Nigerian Army has been in the eye of the storm over the conduct of soldiers deployed to provide security during the 2019 elections. The soldiers have been roundly accused in several quarters...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Okowa’s victory is ordained by Allah— Delta Muslims

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Muslim residents in Delta State under the aegis of Nigeria Supreme Council For Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, Delta State Chapter, have congratulated Ifeanyi Okowa, governor of Delta State on his...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Polls: I couldn’t have manipulated election results – Adjogbe

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By Festus Ahon ASABA-THE Acting Executive Director Projects, EDP on the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Engr Samuel Adjogbe has denied allegation of manipulation of election results in...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Herdsmen kill LG scribe in Enugu

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By : Chinenyeh Ozor Nsukka – Uneasy calm pervade communities in Uzo-Uwani local government area of Enugu State as herdsmen on Wednesday allegedly shot dead the secretary of the local...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Making CBN’s palm oil boost package work

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AHEAD of the anticipated inauguration of the second tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has taken another bold step towards the actualisation of the...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Delta Assembly approves N7.9bn for road construction, Delta Line

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—Delta State House of Assembly has approved a short term loan facility of N7.9 billion for Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to finance priority road projects in the state and...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Ohanaeze to investigate ownership of oil blocs, composition of MDAs

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By Chioma Gabriel Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo said it will collect data on all positions and their distributions in all federal ministries, agencies and parastattals...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police kill 4 robbers that shot NYSC members in Delta

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By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI—FOUR suspected robbers reported to have shot three members of the Nigeria Youth Service Corps, NYSC, have been killed by a combined team of policemen and local...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

What we want from Okowa — Ohanaeze

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By Perez Brisibe MEMBERS of apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo in Delta Central and Delta South senatorial districts of Delta State, have asked Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to do more for...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Don’t bench Balogun, Brighton boss tells Rohr

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Brighton & Hove coach Chris Hughton has sent a message to Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr, urging him to play defender Leon Balogun in Friday’s Africa Cup of Nations group E qualifier...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

NGO clears Warri streets of drug addicts

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By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—Drug addicts and idle youths in Warri, Delta State, have been trained in various vocational skills by the Effurun chapter of Rotary Club in partnership with Shola...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Female-owned businesses hold key to growth, stability of economy — Herbert Wigwe

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•As Access, Diamond Bank hold Women’s Day conference In the wake of their ongoing merger, Access and Diamond banks commemorated the International Women’s Day by hosting female...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Militarisation of 2019 elections

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Excesses of overzealous soldiers undermined credibility of elections — CSOs, elder statesmen, lawyers, etc. Deployment of soldiers to secure elections dangerous to our...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Supplementary Polls: Nigerians will treat thugs in military uniforms as fake soldiers – PDP

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…Accuses APC of relying on vote-buying, ballot snatching By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said Nigerians will treat All Progressives Congress, APC, thugs dressed...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

AFCON qualifier: Super Eagles intensify training in Asaba

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Asaba – The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Wednesday intensified their training at the Stephen Keshi Stadium Asaba, Delta, ahead of the Friday encounter with Seychelles national team in the 2019...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →