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Video: Saraki meets 45 political parties’ Chairmen

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Senate President Bukola Saraki has said that he is currently meeting with Chairmen of fourty five political parties in Nigeria. Saraki yestrday held a private meeting with the former military...

Thu Aug 9th, 2018     Read More →

NEMA workers mourn colleague killed by Boko Haram

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Abuja – Workers of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have been thrown into mourning, following the killing of their colleague by Boko Haram insurgents. Excavator Operator John...

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Niger Delta has benefitted immensely from Buhari administration – Southern youths

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By Akpokona Omafuaire WARRI – The Coalition of South South/South East Youths for Buhari has vowed to ensure the reelection of President Mohammed Buhari, insisting that Buhari has done...

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PANDEF commends acting President for sacking Daura

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By Emma Amaize ASABA—Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, last night commended the acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, for his “decisive step to save our hard earned democracy and the...

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In a race between man and cow

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By Josef Omorotionmwan GOVERNMENT everywhere has a responsibility to protect the lives and property of its citizens. This is apparently one area where our Government is threading the path of...

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Ijaw celebrate 20yrs of Kiama declaration

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…insist on fiscal federalism By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—IJAW Youth Council, IYC, has marked the 20th anniversary of Kiama Declaration, insisting on fiscal federalism as a panacea to...

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A-Ibom govt’s accounts frozen as Akpabio defects to APC

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•EFCC spokesman denies freezing state govt accounts •Tinubu, Oshiomhole, Lai Mohammed, others welcome Akpabio to APC •2 Reps, 2 House of Assembly members defect with...

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Bayelsa hosts 2nd NCDMB annual essay competition

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, second annual essay competition for undergraduates is scheduled to hold in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa...

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N-Delta agitators declare Operation Black September for Chevron facilities

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Niger-Delta By Gab Ejuwa Niger Delta agitators, under the aegis of Niger Delta Musketeers, have issued a 21 days ultimatum to Chevron Nigeria Limited to re-classify all VTP5/OTP2 and VTP6...

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CODAF blames slow devt in N-Delta on Nigeria’s structure

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By Ochuko Akuopha OLEH—COM-MUNITY Development Advocacy Foundation, CODAF, a non-governmental organisation, has blamed the slow pace of development in the Niger Delta region on the...

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Saraki dodges newsmen in Minna after IBB visit

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Senate President Bukola Saraki on Friday avoided journalists after holding a private meeting with the former Military President Ibrahim Babangida at his hilltop mansion in Minna, Niger...

Wed Aug 8th, 2018     Read More →

‘Petrol Piracy’ on the increase

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By Godwin Oritse Meanwhile the report has also indicated a re-emergence of petrol piracy in the Gulf of Guinea after two years of down-beat. NCS intercepts 2,200 jerry cans of smuggled...

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PDP happy to donate Godwill Akpabio to APC – PDP BOT Chairman.

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Ben Agande, Kaduna. The chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Walid Jibril has said that the party was happy “donating ” the former senate minority...

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Kaduna, Kano ICDs lobby landlocked countries for cargo

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By Godfrey Bivbere The Inland Container Depots, ICDs in Kaduna and Kano are presently lobbying neighbouring countries in the West African sub-region to use their facilities for land-lock cargo...

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Why I defected to APC – Godswill Akpabio

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Former Senate minority Leader, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, on Wednesday pledged to take the people of Akwa Ibom state and the South South to the centre for meaningful visibilty. Senator Godswill...

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