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US based Nigerians, APC America leaders back Osinbajo

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…Kick against attempts to ridicule him Osinbajo Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the United States have thrown their weight behind Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, kicking...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Sacked Maritime varsity lecturers sacked cry for justice

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By Emma Una Thirty academic staff of Nigeria Maritime University Warri, Delta State sacked in July are calling for justice and reinstatement as due process was not followed by the management of...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Lecturers of Nigeria Maritime University sacked without due process cry for justice

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By Emma Una Thirty academic staff of Nigeria Maritime University Warri, Delta State sacked in July are calling for justice and reinstatement as due process was not followed by the management of...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

As PDP’s Diri, APC’s Lyon get set for Bayelsa’s unpredictable guber poll

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Five days to the November 16 gubernatorial election in the oil-rich Bayelsa State, the election environment shows a very tough battle between the two arch rival political parties, the ruling...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

‘Interim management ploy to cover up corruption in NDDC’

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Olorogun Atuyota Ejughemre Olorogun Atuyota Ejughemre is erstwhile interim Secretary General of the South/South Peoples Assembly (SSPA), as well as a Second Republic Electoral Commissioner in the...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa preaches unity, urges Nigerians not to despair

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[FILES] Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. Photo; TWITTER/IAOKOWADelta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has sued for unity among Nigerians to enable the country surmount its myriad of challenges He made the...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki, Okowa, Saraki, others pay tribute to late Edevbie

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L-R: Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Delta State Deputy Governor, Kingsley Otuaro; Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, and his Delta State counterpart, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, at the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Group knocks Niger Delta states on corruption

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An anti-corruption advocacy group, Social Development Integrated Center, (SDIC), has urged Niger Delta citizens to begin the process of engaging their representatives at the state and federal...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Ayeoribe: Governors risk labour’s fury over minimum wage

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Former Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Kwara State Council, Emmanuel AyeoribeA former Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Kwara State Council, Emmanuel Ayeoribe says...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Board vs Committee: Power play could undermine NDDC operations, passage of budget

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An atmosphere of confusion now pervades the headquarters of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, yesterday, over the lingering power play that...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

117 athletes battle at Kebbi Taekwondo championships

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One hundred and seventeen athletes have confirmed participation in the maiden Kebbi Taekwondo Open Championships holding at the Hauru Abdul Stadium, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, beginning from...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

Sylva pledges to attract more federal projects to Bayelsa

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Petroleum minister Timipre Sylva. Photo; TWITTER/FMPRng The Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, yesterday said he would use his position to attract more federal projects to...

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos government warns residents against dumping of dirt in drainage channels

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Lagos State Government on Thursday warned residents against dropping dirt on drainage channels. The state’s ministry of information and strategy in a sensitisation message urged commuters to...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Reps direct agencies to clean up Delta oil spillage

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House Plenary. Photo; TWITTER/HOUSENGR The House of Representatives yesterday directed the Nigeria Energy Security Command (NESC) and the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA)...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Reinventing NDDC: President Buhari serves them a la carte menu

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The Niger Delta States of Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Delta and Bayelsa despite getting huge amounts as derivation fund from the federation account for many years – higher than all other states in...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →