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Police uncover plots to attack oil facilities

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The Police on Wednesday said they have uncovered plots by some persons to commence massive and coordinated attacks on oil installations across the country. IGP Abubakar Adamu IGP Force Spokesman,...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Ugborodo ends 11-day protest, to continue demand for justice

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BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME WARRI: UGBORODO communities in Warri southwest local government area, Delta has ended its eleven-day protest against Chevron Nigeria limited, demanding a better deal from the...

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Skill acquisition, entrepreneurship should be made compulsory in schools – Okowa

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… Says 50 best graduates in skill acquisition and entrepreneurship devt to be empowered annually GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa has said skill acquisition and entrepreneurship development courses...

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DELSU not the first to conduct SUG Online voting in Nigeria

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BY BOMA WARIBOR. An online news website had published a news item that positioned Delta State University (DELSU) as the first tertiary institution in Nigeria to conduct Student Union Government...

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Ex-Amnesty boss, Kuku denies being arrested in US

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By CHARLES KUMOLU Former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Niger Delta Affairs, Dr. Kingsley Kuku has dismissed reports that he was arrested in the United States of America....

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Declare state of emergency on Okpanam road, NUJ urges Okowa

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By Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha ASABA – NIGERIA Union of Journalists, NUJ, Delta State Council, has urged Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to declare a state of emergency on Okpanam Road in the...

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Cult clash : Four killed in Delta

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…Three suspects arrested By Festus Ahon ASABA-AT least four persons have been reportedly killed in a suspected violent clash between two rival cult groups in Asaba, Delta state. Cult...

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The Nigeria Entertainers group suspend protest in Abuja

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…As stakeholders meet By Chris Onuoha The National Coalition of Nigeria Entertainers has indefinitely suspended the intended protest scheduled to hold today, 15th of May, in Abuja, over the...

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NAPRI, DSPMEAN differ on bill to stop export, killing of donkeys

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By Emmanuel Ovuakporie ABUJA-THE National Animal Production Research Institute (NAPRI) and the Donkey Skin Processors, Marketers and Exporters Association of Nigeria (DSPMEAN) on Tuesday differ...

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Condition of poor Nigerians, Almajiris upsets me – Buhari

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By Emma Amaize, Ben Agande, Dapo Akinrefon, Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Dennis Agbo ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Monday night, lamented the high level of poverty in the country at present...

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Nigeria doesn’t understand Ndigbo — Okorocha 

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Apparently trying to quell the swelling agitations in the South-East region, paramount monarchs across Nigeria met in Imo State, to reassure the Igbo people that there...

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NSCDC boss commends Delta security fund

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By Onozure Dania The Delta State Security Trust Fund, DSSTF, has been commended for providing succour to security agencies operating in Delta State. Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil...

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Ogoni clean-up: NDCSC berates MOSOP splinter group over statement

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Niger Delta Civil Society Coalition, NDCSC, has expressed concern over the unending reckless statements credited to a splinter group of Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People, MOSOP, which it...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

Reps pass N346bn NDDC budget for 2019

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—THE House of Representatives, yesterday, approved N346,513,046,220.00 as budgetary proposal for Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, in 2019 fiscal year....

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For efficient customer service US stops ‘drop box’ visa applications in Nigeria

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The United States embassy in Nigeria has saud that it has suspended drop box service or interview waiver for applicants in Nigeria seeking a nonimmigrant visa to the United States. The United...

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