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Lawmaker hails Rivers APC for adopting indirect primaries

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Sen. Andrew Uchendu (APC) Rivers South-East Senatorial District, says the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers adopting indirect primaries would check duplication of political efforts and...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Amaechi to Abe: ‘I’m not your leader; your claim cheap, shameful’

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By Anthony Ogbonna The Minister of Transportation and Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State and the South-South zone, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has repudiated...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Governance: Nigerian Christians are good complainants -Ohuabunwa

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – THE Church in Nigeria has been blamed for fueling bad governance in the nation as majority of 80million Christian population shy away from taking...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

How to clap for Buhari, Kemi, Amaechi and Ngige – Reno

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At last, Kemi Adeosun, Muhammadu Buhari’s cockney accented Minister of Finance has finally resigned. Kemi claims she did not know her National Youth Service Corps exemption certificate was...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Unanswered questions from Obong Attah’s Resource Control discourse

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Book title: Attah on Resource Control (Revised) Editor: Dele Sobowale Year of Revision: 2018 Reviewer: Udo Ibuot THIS is a 156 page publication by Obong (Arc) Victor Bassey Attah, former...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert: Niger, Edo, Anambra, others vulnerable

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People living in communities on the floodplains, especially in Niger, Edo, Jigawa, Anambra and Bayelsa state should be prepared to experience another round of flooding. The National Emergency...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Kumuyi on the wholeness of Nigeria

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Pastor Saviour Ekpe The General Superintendent and founder of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Dr. William Folorunso Kumuyi, says Nigeria, irrespective of the recent political upheavals, will...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Seven states, World Bank came to understudy OYES — Commandante

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By Judith Ufford Over 40,000 youths in Osun State have been productively engaged since the establishment of the Osun Youths Employment Scheme, OYES, began in 2011. As the Governor Rauf...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

FG mulls military action on flood, orders NEMA to declare national disaster

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12 communities sacked in Edo By Wole Mosadomi, Omeiza Ajayi and Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu Seven communities have been sacked by unending rainfall which led to the overflow of the bank of River Niger in...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

NAF acquires 30 aircraft, activates 13 in 3 years — CAS

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The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadiq Abubakar, has said that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) acquired 30 aircraft and activated 13 grounded ones in the last three years. Abubakar disclosed this...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Rivers 2019 : Avoiding the bloodfests!

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By Tony I. Uranta FOURTH Republic Politics in Rivers state has always been highly competitive and intense but, since the campaigns towards the 2015 Elections, the levels of mindless inter-party...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Amaechi’s Final Battle

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By Desmond Ekwueme Since 2014, former Rivers State governor now Transport Minister, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has been battling for the soul of oil producing Rivers state, and as well his political...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Okowa’s mesmerizing style in Delta politics

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•Enjoys Ibori’s support despite Uduaghan’s defection •Ours is to work and the people are seeing it – Gov Okowa By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South THERE are...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

IPOB sit–at-home order: Police arrest 19 IPOB members

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.Arsonists set ablaze 15 trucks, abduct four drivers in Rivers •Police arrest 19 IPOB members •Order records partial success, as IPOB claims 70% success By Vincent Ujumadu: Anayo...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari delegates NEMA to declare “National Disaster” on Flooding

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President Muhammadu Buhari has delegated authority to the Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja, to declare a “national disaster’’ in...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →