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Nigeria Security Tracker 2019: October 1 to October 15

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By Rasheed Sobowale Here are some cases of crime incidents reported by Vanguard since the beginning till 15th of the month of October in 2019. This is part of Vanguard’s Nigeria Security...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kwale Industrial Park: Delta will provide $10m counterpart fund to investors – Okowa

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Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday said the state government was ready to provide 10 million dollars counterpart fund for prospective investors towards the construction of Kwale Industrial...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Ministry of Niger Delta yet to receive funds for Capital Expenditure in 2019 budget- Apkabio

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Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, said the ministry was yet to receive funds for Capital Expenditure in the 2019 budget. Apkabio said this while defending the...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Why FG can’t stop doctors from leaving Nigeria —Health Minister

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By Luminous Jannamike – Abuja Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has said the Federal Government cannot stop the migration of medical doctors away from Nigeria because of limited...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Okowa warns against disruption of oil production in Delta

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Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday warned against an attempt by workers to disrupt oil production activities at the Shell Petroleum Development Company’s (SPDC) Forcados Export Terminal...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

2020 Budget: Osun monarch calls for increase budgetary allocation to Army

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By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo Olowu of Kuta, His Royal Highness, Oba Adekunle Makama, has lent his voice to the comment by the chairman of the Senate Committee on the Army, Senator Ali Ndume,...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Ex-Agitators threaten to resume hostility over database distortion

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…Asks Buhari to overhaul amnesty programme By Chris Ochayi The ex- agitators in the Niger Delta region have threatened to return to creeks in protest over alleged database distortion and...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Why EFCC visited Diezani, Ogiri forfeited properties in Port Harcourt

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By Egufe Yafugborhi – Port Harcourt The Port Harcourt, Rivers state palatial home forfeited to Federal Government (FG) by former Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Director of Finance...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kogi PDP: It’s fallacy describing crises as family affairs ― Abubakar Idris

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By Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja A governorship aspirant under the PDP in Kogi State, Abubakar Idris has described as a fallacy the family colouration the PDP is painting the crises rocking the...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Woman, 3 children accused of killing ex- husband threaten journalist

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By Onozure Dania, Lagos A retired Police officer’s wife, Mrs.Taiwo Idehen, and her three children, accused of killing her husband Mr. Joseph Idehen, a retired Superintendent of Police,...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Disaster victims receives cash donation from Delta Govt 

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By Festus Ahon Delta State Government, Tuesday gave cash assistance to about 300 victims of natural disasters from across four communities in the state. Ifeanyi Okowa The benefitting communities...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kanu’s mother died of affliction —MASSOB

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By Chinonso Alozie – Owerri The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, led by Mazi Uchenna Madu, yesterday linked the death of Sally Okwu Kanu, mother of...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa Guber: Alamieyeseigha’s kinsmen, royal fathers back PDP candidate

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By Samuel Oyadongha – Yenagoa Over 1,000 kinsmen of the first civilian governor of Bayelsa State, late Chief DSP Alamieyeseigha in Amassoma community on Monday threw their weight behind the...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

2023: Why we picked Gbagi as gubernatorial flag bearer – Obofukoro

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Leaders of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, say they endorsed former Minister of Education (State), Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, for the 2023...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

BREAKING: EFCC shows stakeholders assets forfeited by Deziani, Ogiri in Port Harcourt

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By Egufe Yafugborhi THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has taken anti-corruption stakeholders around some forfeited properties belonging to former petroleum minister, Diezani...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →