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Benikrukru community not harbouring Ugborodo indigenes – LG boss

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The Chairman of oil-rich Benikrukru Community, Gbararmatu Kingdom in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Godwin Olufemi has dismissed allegation that some members of Ugborodo...

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We’re not shielding Ugborodo indigines from arrest —Benikrukru chair

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By Onozure Dania Chairman of oil-rich Benikrukru community, Gbararmatu Kingdom, in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Godwin Olufemi, has dismissed allegation that some...

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Scarcity or not, fuel hawkers are king

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FUEL scarcity has over the years become a recurring decimal in Nigeria, a problem that has intractably defied every solution by successive administrations in a country which is a major crude oil...

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Order of elections: Rowdy session as APC senators move against Saraki

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•Say change of election timetable targeted at Buhari •As 10 pro-Buhari senators walk out on Saraki •Senate confirms 7 RECs for INEC By Henry Umoru ABUJA —THE relative peace...

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Reps begin probe of $21bn crude oil loss

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA—THE ad-hoc committee set up by the House of Representatives to probe the loss of crude oil worth over $21 billion and huge debts owed indigenous companies by...

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London court rules Nigerians cannot pursue Shell spill claim in England

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London – Court of Appeal in London ruled on Wednesday that two Nigerian communities could not pursue Royal Dutch Shell in English courts over oil spills in the Niger Delta region. Bottled...

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Odikpo: I ignored Commonwealth scholarship to focus on making money

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WITH a great sense of fulfillment, Founder of First City Diagnosis, Dr. Iyke Odikpo explains how he rose from a young doctor, who drove cabs to become the owner of an upscale medical facility in...

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Emergency landing : Delta has not notified AIB , says commissioner

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Lagos – The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Wednesday said it had yet to get notification from Delta Air Lines regarding Tuesday’s emergency landing by its Atlanta-bound flight...

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FG/Netherlands in partnership with Voluntary Principle Initiative

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The Federal Government and Netherlands in partnership with Voluntary Principle Initiative (VPI) are working towards ensuring safety and adherence to human rights principle in the extractive...

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S/South APC Youth pass Vote of Confidence on Gen. Boro

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The leadership of the Coalition of APC Youth Support Groups, South-south zone, has passed a vote of confidence on the coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme,...

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2019: Delta APC dissolves internal groups

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DELTA State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has dissolved all pressure groups in the party in order to make the party stronger in the state. It also ordered that apart from the official...

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I have no hand in Ugbordo crisis – Otuaro

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The Deputy Governor of Delta State, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro, has denied his involvement in the ongoing crisis in Ugborodo community in Warri South-West Local Government of Delta State, saying the...

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Appeal court rules Nigerians cannot pursue Shell spill claim in England

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The Court of Appeal in London ruled on Wednesday that two Nigerian communities cannot pursue Royal Dutch Shell in English courts over oil spills in Nigeria’s Delta region. The split decision...

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Man remanded in Delta over alleged theft of 182 birds

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Asaba – An Asaba Magistrates’ Court in Delta on Wednesday remanded one James Nwaite accused of stealing 182 birds, in Ogwashi-Uku Prison, pending the advice by the Director of Public...

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DTSG signs Joint Venture Agreement for Multi-Billion Naira Agro Industrial Park

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IN line with Governor Ifeanyi Okowa administration’s commitment to harness agricultural potentials for the socio-economic development of Delta State, the state Government is to partner...

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