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10 injured, as youths disrupt crusade in Niger

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By Wole Mosadomi Minna—THERE was pandemonium on Monday night in Tegina,Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, leaving no fewer than 10 persons with various degrees of injuries after some...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

NNPC confident of meeting oil production target — Baru

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Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has expressed confidence that it would meet the target of 2.3 million barrels of oil per day, MBOPD, benchmark used in the 2019 Midterm Expenditure...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

DELTA APC CRISIS: Emerhor, Omo-Agege at  loggerheads  over Senate Seat

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Omo-Agege built his candidature on nothing – EMERHOR The ruling is of no consequence – OMO-AGEGE By Perez Brisibe Factional leaders of the All Progressives Congress Olorogun...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

Stop illegal militarisation of elections in Nigeria by Femi Falana

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By Femi Falana, SAN In 2014, the PDP-led government deployed platoons of armed soldiers to Ekiti State for the governorship. A week before the election the army banned two APC governors- Comrade...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

I have not, will not and will never abandon Atiku – Gbenga Daniel

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Gbenga Daniel, former director-general of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, has said that will never abandon former Vice President and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

P&G to deliver 25bn Liters of clean drinking water to families in need worldwide by 2025

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Lagos – Procter & Gamble (P&G), makers of iconic brands such as Always and Ariel, is celebrating the achievement of its 2020 goal of delivering 15 billion liters of clean drinking...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Bandits in Zamfara better equipped than the military – Yari

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…Says they have over 500 AK47 …Our people took picture with the bandits …As Katsina gov, Masari meets Security Chiefs on menace of miscreants By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA –...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s image, only reason why APC is still intact – N’Delta minister

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…Tells Oshiomhole, ‘You can’t suspend me’ By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani has lamented the way his ruling All Progressives...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Group urges FG to grow tourism sector

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Niger Delta Youth Association, NDYA, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to take advantage of the tourism sector to grow the economy. National President of NDYA, Comrade Victor James (right)...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Rivers lives also matter

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Anap Foundation has called for a Judicial Commission of enquiry to be speedily set up by the Federal Government to secure a broader thorough, professional and unbiased inquiry into the massive...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Our next target is job creation for Niger Deltans — Dokubo

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By Soni Daniel Creation of job opportunities for Niger Delta indigenes, who have been trained under the Presidential Amnesty Programme, will be vigorously pursued this year, Special Adviser to the...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ondo’s ministerial slot: Mimiko upsets permutations

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Dayo Johnson Akure THE jostle for the ministerial slot for OndoState has split the ranks of the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Olusegun Mimiko Specifically, the...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

OML 11: Ogoni people must be consulted before any decision —HOSCON

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By Michael Eboh & Ezra Ukanwa Oil producing communities, under the auspices of Host Communities of Nigeria, Producing Oil and Gas, HOSCON, yesterday, called for the suspension of the planned...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s election’ll further develop N-Delta — Group

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THE 4+4 Niger Delta Believer’s Council, a pressure group within All Progressives Congress, APC, has said the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari will further develop Niger Delta...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Group charges S-East govs to partner FG for devt

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—ETHNIC Nationality Youth Leaders Forum, ENYF, has called on governors-elect in the South East to keep party affiliation aside and co-operate with President Muhammadu...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →