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Revolution Protest: Rumpus, as DSS gets order to detain Sowore for 45 days

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•Detention order renewable after 45 days, says judge •Afenifere, Ohanaeze, PANDEF, Osuntokun, Gbagi flay court ruling •It’s bad news for genuine democracy —...

Fri Aug 9th, 2019     Read More →

Ijaw youths demand 50% derivation to oil states

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Ijaw youths By Emma Amaize Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, yesterday, demanded increase in the derivation to oil producing states in Niger Delta from 13 to 50 percent, as it were in the...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Child trafficking: Mind who you release your children to, Delta govt warns parents

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Child trafficking By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State government has advised parents and guardians to be mindful of who they release their children and wards to, even as it urged the public not...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

First E&P announces recruitment of community personnel as trainees on its FPSO

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FPSO As part of our commitment to enhance economic livelihood within our neighbouring communities, the NNPC/FIRST E&P OMLs 83 & 85 Joint Venture (“JV”) is pleased to announce...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Development: Okowa advocates FG, States collaboration

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Commission market at Bayelsa DELTA Governor Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for greater collaboration between the Federal and State governments to attract positive development to the people at the...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Olumba urges leaders to allow God end insecurity

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BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME WARRI: FOUNDER, Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, BCS, Olumba Olumba Obu has lamented insecurity in the country, urging leaders to turn to God to redress the challenge. At a...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Sowore: Gbagi advises FG to tread cautiously

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By Emma Amaize FORMER Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, Wednesday, urged the Federal Government to march guardedly on the Convener of RevolutionNow, Mr Omoyele Sowore,...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

14-yr-old commit suicide in Ughelli over failed relationship with boyfriend

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By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI – A 14-year-old Senior Secondary School 1 of Kess College, in the Ekredjebor area of Ughelli headquarters of Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, on...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s Nigeria: One day, many troubles

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GROWING up, I read Professor Anezi Okoro’s seminal 112-page book, One Week, One Trouble, in which the author, one of the country’s finest fiction writers of his generation, regaled the...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

STUDENT’S RAPE: No attempt to sweep case under carpet — Ondo Police

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE Ondo State Police Command, yesterday, dispelled insinuations that security agencies in the state planned to sweep the rape case against soldiers under the...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dennerby invites 30 Falcons for Algeria

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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Ahead of the first round of the African qualifying race for the Women’s Football Tournament of next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Super Falcons’ Head Coach,...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Clark to Wike: Support Belema people to take OML 25 from Shell

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By Egufe Yafugborhi Clark PORT HARCOURT—IJAW Leader, Chief Edwin Clark has appealed to Governor Nyesom Wike to support the faction of Belema and neighboring communities in their relentless...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

How Nigeria, others can tackle employment crisis – ILO DG

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By Victor Ahiuma- Young THE Director General, DG, of International Labour Organisation, Guy Ryder , was in Nigeria for the Global Youth Employment Forum. During the visit, the DG had an...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa urged to reject call to amend Delta State Child Rights Law 2008

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By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—GOVEROR Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has been told not to be misled into amending the Delta State Child Right Law 2008 by child traffickers operating under the...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Dickson launches New Yenagoa City

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…presents lands to Jonathan, Abubakar, others By Samuel Oyadongha THE New Yenagoa City project was, yesterday, launched by Governor Seriake Dickson with the presentation of land to former...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →