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Yellow fever persists, 80 deaths, 4,100 cases in Nigeria since 2017

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By Chioma Obinna Nigeria maintains unenviable position as one of the countries with risk of yellow fever transmission. recording 364 suspected cases in 177 Local Government Areas, from 1st January...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Chibok girls: Reflection of all that’s wrong with Nigeria – Aisha Abu

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We believe Leah will come back one day – Presidency By Olayinka Ajayi Conveners of Bring back our girls has lamented over the spate of insecurity and killings that has ravaged lives and...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

How FG, States, LGs shared N8tr in 2018

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… as FG received N3.4tr, States/LGs N4.5tr … Delta led states with N285tr, Lagos N260bn, Kano N188bn By Emmanuel Elebeke The Federal Government, 36 states and the 774 local...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

VIDEO: Woman gives birth on hospital floor as nurses watch while taking tea

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Kenyans have been angered after a viral video of a woman giving birth on the floor of a hospital as nurses’ on break watch while taking tea. The incident happened at Athi Rivers Shalom...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Amaechi preaches inter-party coexistence to rebuild Rivers

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT—MINISTER of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, like his arch political rival, Governor Nyesom Wike, has challenged Rivers State people to rise above partisan...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Fresh oil spills in Ogoni kill 2, as Army invades community

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…Oil thieves set spill site ablaze …We didn’t invade community—Army By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—AT least two persons have been killed in Kegbara-Dere...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

APC insists on Gbajabiamila as defiant APC members-elect fight on

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu To them, the scenario is one of nostalgia and de javu. It is a familiar terrain, unfortunately, the infamous one. They trod the path in 2015 and ended up shooting themselves...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

How 6 hours old baby was sold for N850,000 in Imo

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The Imo state police command has paraded one Mrs Chinonye Oparaocha, 23-year-old, alongside other suspects for allegedly selling her six hours old baby boy to the tune...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

South-south elders, chiefs condemn military invasion of Ateke’s home

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…seek apology for Amanyanabo By Davies Iheamnachor Ateke Tom: South-South Chiefs and Elders and Opinion Leaders Network Association of Nigerian, have condemned the invasion of the residence...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

How new couples can sustain their marriages–Cleric

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Rev. James Amadi, the President, Rivers State Union, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has urged new couples to continue to live in the fear of God in order to sustain their...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

Searching for Love?

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Sponsorship/ Networking •A lady 26, from Osun State, but resides in Sapele Delta State, needs a hotel job with SSCE result in Warri.08142192898,07089093611 •Joyce, needs financial...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

I challenge Buhari to swear with Quran, Bible that he did not rig the election – Buba Galadima

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By Nwafor Sunday Spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential campaign organization, Buba Galadima, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari, openly to come out and swear with the...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Dogo Na Hauwa: Nine years after the genocide!

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – On March 7, 2010, residents of Dyemburuk, widely known as Dogo Na Hauwa were woken to an unpleasant experience which would alter the course of their lives...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Easter: Church opens hospital, offers free services to tackle maternal mortality in Niger Delta

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By Egufe Yafugborhi & Davies Iheamnachor OMEGA Power Ministries, OPM, known for Church charity has, in the spirit of Easter, opened a hospital that would offer free services to tackle...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Panic in Rivers community as policeman stab man to death

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By Davies Iheamnachor There was panic in Atali community in Ohio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State Thursday as a police officer, identified as inspector Chinedu, was said to have...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →