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N/Delta Group accuses journalists of witch-hunting Patience Jonathan

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A Niger Delta rights group Niger Delta Initiative for Peace and Development Association (NDPDA) has threatened to take legal action against two journalists its accused of witch-hunting Dame...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Enang calls for integration of “illegal refineries”

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Sen. Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), said it was time Nigeria embraced modular refining of oil and develop local capacity in the...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Speak out now over harassment of Jonathan’s family, Niger Delta group tells Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – SOME leaders from Niger Delta region Sunday told President Muhammadu Buhari to speak out over the alleged harassment of the family of former President Goodluck...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Okowa bags alumni Award for delivering democratic dividends

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DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has bagged the highest national award of the University of Ibadan Alumni Association, The Alumni of the Year Award, using the occasion to call for...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

How Okowa made Delta safe haven for investors

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Security of lives and property has always been the primary purpose of government in all parts of the world, because, every human activity revolves round safety. Gov. Okowa Bearing this in mind,...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Militarizing the East

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By Obi Nwakanma Last week, the first part of my column on Nigerian universities was published, and I’d planned to continue with the subsequent parts this week. But it appears that this has...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

DAFINONE: Niger Deltans should demand better performance from their govs

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What I am assured is that government has the force of character to see through the implementation and get us moving in the right track. *Dafinone The economy is import-driven. How do we reverse...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Efiawhare’s daughter hooked in traditional nuptial bliss

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Mr Godspower Nakpodia Efiawhare, fondly referred to as Grand Orator of De Federal Republic of Nigeria, has given out his beautiful daughter,Lilian, in marriage to Fred Omoru. The traditional...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Gov Okowa, others grace Ugbebor daughter’s wedding

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Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State was the special guest of honour when Joy Ucheamaka Ugbebor signed off her maiden name to Paul Eferetin Ehigiator at the St. Albert’s Catholic Church,...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Bad governance cause of agitations, youth restiveness — Gov. Okowa

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Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has said restiveness of youths and agitations from different parts of the country is a consequence of the lack-lustre performance of the ruling class....

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

New executive for Ikpide-Irri Progressive Union

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Ikpide-Irri Progressive Union (IPU) in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, Saturday, August 26, 2017 held its Annual General Meeting (nationwide) at Ikpide-Irri Town Hall, where the...

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Olu of Warri calls for unity of Niger Delta

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THE Olu of Warri, His Majesty Ogiame Ikenwoli, has called on Niger Delta neighbours to unite in order to derive maximum benefit from their God-given natural resources. •His RoyalMajesty...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Ijaws in Delta joining APC en masse, says Johnny

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A chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, High Chief Michael Johnny, has revealed that majority of Ijaws in Delta were joining the APC en masse due to their continued marginalisation by the...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB had lost its mandate by causing tension, killings – S/East Govs

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South-East governors, yesterday, justified the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB), saying the action was to douse tension and end loss of lives in the region.South-East govs...

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Urhobo HOSTCOM laments exclusion from PANDEF’s leadership

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The Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas, HOSTCOM, Urhobo chapter, Delta State, has decried not having a representative in the membership of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF/ dialogue...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →