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Chief Emami, Itsekiri prime minister explodes

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•Says Gov Okowa has done nothing for Itsekiri nation •Warri dead under current PDP govt in Delta •Maintains Itsekiri not against Maritime varsity, but Ijaw should do the needful...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

Man, who stabbed girl to death for refusing to date him, arrested

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A 35-year-old man, Kelvin Eyetan popularly called Osama, who allegedly stabbed Alero Eyisan, a 16-year-old girl, over her refusal to date him, on new year eve, has been arrested by the Police in...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

What will kill you is before you

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On a recent visit, a former colleagues and longtime friend, Assumpta Udoh, told me something I found very profound because of its clarity: “Franco, by the time you are 50, the health problem...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

IPAC warns against electoral violence

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THE Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, Delta State Chapter, an umbrella body of all registered political parties in the state, has warned its members against resorting to violence or creating an...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Benue killings: Take action on herdsmen or risk 2019 election – Obigwe

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The National President of Igbo youth for positive change in Nigeria, Evang Chinedu Obigwe has advised President Muhammadu Buhari, to take appropriate actions against ‘killer herdsmen’,...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

“The Nigerian Army – A journey of great strides in the eyes of observers”.

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Many will undoubtedly recall that the Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari, upon inauguration, made it clear where his priorities lie — Winning the war against terror and returning the...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Navy announces new appointments, re-appointments of officers

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The Nigerian Navy (NN) has announced new appointments and re-appointments of officers for effective and efficient service delivery. The Acting Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Navy...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Onokposa dumps APC for PDP

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Firebrand lawyer and now erstwhile chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Mr. Jesutega Onokpasa has left the party for the People’s Democratic Party, PDP. APC &...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

“You have qualities of soldiers”, Army committee tells Borno Gov.

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The House of Representatives Committee on Army has described Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima as a courageous leader with qualities inherent in soldiers at battle fronts. ‎The committee gave...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Niger Delta: Ndoma-Egba, NDSP to explore areas of synergy

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The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has expressed its willingness to develop a workable framework for partnership with the Niger Delta Support Programme (NDSP). Senator Victor Ndoma...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Killers of Kachikwu’s uncle sentenced to death by hanging

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By Festus Ahon, ASABA DELTA State High Court sitting in Issele-Uku, Aniocha North Local Government Area, has sentenced killers of Pa Felix Boise, 75 years old uncle of Dr. Ibe Kachukukwu, Minister...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

200,000 jobs in sight as Obaseki, Chinese firms seal deals for Gelegele seaport, 5,500 modular refinery

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Efforts by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration to transform Edo State into an industrial hub and create the 200,000 jobs he promised Edo electorates during his electioneering campaign...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian Navy appoints 3 new Flag Officers

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The Nigerian Navy has announced the appointment of 3 new Flag Officers Commanding (FOCs). They are Rear Admiral Akinjide Akinrinade for the Logistics Command, Oghara, Delta State, Rear Admiral...

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NYSC Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation holds in 15 camps nationwide

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Abuja – The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) 2017 Batch ‘B’ Stream II Orientation Course is to commence on Jan. 16, in only 15 camps across the country. The Director General...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

JTF nabs suspected killers of four soldiers, kidnap of 4 Britons in N/Delta

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The Joint Task Force (JTF) deployed to the Niger Delta on Friday said it had arrested a notorious suspected militant, Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo a.k.a ‘Karowei’, who in Oct. 13, 2017,...

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