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SEEPCO gives succor to Delta, Bayelsa flood victims

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By Onozure Dania Sterling Oil Exploration and Energy Limited, SEEPCO, has donated relief materials to no fewer than 25 communities in Delta and Bayelsa States affected by the perennial flood as...

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Polaris Bank GMD visits Pan Ocean’s new facilitates

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The is a Group Managing Director of Polaris Bank Limited, Mr. Adetokunbo Abiru has visited Pan Ocean Oil Corporation’s OML-147 flow station at Owa- Alidinma and the Ovade-Ogharefe Gas...

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This year’s Alaghodaro Summit is about Edo people and residents – Obaseki

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…creates 77,000 jobs, migrates 7,000 teachers to digital platform …okays 24-month plan to revamp health sector Alaghodaro Summit: Benin agog as Obaseki presents scorecard to Edo...

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NDDC better positioned now for service delivery – Ekere

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By Harris Emmanuel UYO—Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Obong Nsima Ekere, has stated that the interventionist agency has been re-positioned to deliver on its...

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DSS nabs ISIS bomb expert in Adamawa

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…recovers 8 AK 47 rifles, ammunition …arrests ISIS IED expert in Adamawa By Soni Daniel, Abuja The Department of State Service on Thursday thumped its chest following the arrest and...

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Edo Govt clarifies on send-off for former HoS, Jerry Obazele, 36 Permanent Secretaries

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The Edo State Government has said that the last send-off ceremony organised for senior civil servants in the state was for former Head of Service (HoS) of the state, Mr. Jerry Obazele and 36...

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Obaseki flays theft of airport facilities, orders investigation

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has condemned the theft of part of the Instrument Landing System (ILS) being installed at the Benin Airport, and directed the Nigerian Air Force and the...

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Edo Govt bursts illegal revenue collection syndicate in Benin

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…arrests one, other members on the run In strict compliance with the directive of the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on respect for law and order, the state government has arrested...

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Oshiomhole’s tango with DSS: He is a citizen, not above the law – Senators

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- SOME Senators have described the interrogation of the National Chairman of the ruling, All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole by men of the Department of State...

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I have no hands in Oshiomhole’s travails – Amosun

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Buhari, Amosun meet in Aso Rock By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – GOVERNOR Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has denied any knowledge of the alleged grilling of the All Progressives Congress, APC,...

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2m Nigerians currently receiving AIDS treatment, says NACA

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The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says about 1,090,233 people are receiving anti-retroviral drugs in Nigeria as at June this year. Aids The Acting Director, Research, Monitoring...

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Court hears contempt charges against Total Nig. Plc Jan. 8.

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An FCT High Court, Kubwa, on Thursday fixed Jan. 8, 2019 for hearing of a case filed against Total Nigeria Plc and Odesco Oil Nigeria Ltd over alleged trespass. The plaintiff, Jude Eze, is...

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Corruption: PDP urges NIA, DSS, Interpol to track Oshiomhole

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…Mocks APC for allegedly habouring corrupt persons By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday, called on the National Intelligence Agency, NIA and INTERPOL to help...

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Name National Construction Institute after Anenih, Senate urges FG

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday, called on the Federal Government to name the National Institute of Construction Technology and Management, Uromi, Edo State after the late...

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ASUU strike: Honour agreements reached with lecturers now, Senate tells FG

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lFG hasn’t invited us for negotiation —ASUU President lAs strike takes toll on final year, post-graduate students By Henry Umoru, Dayo Adesulu & Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu...

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