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Amaechi, el-Rufai sponsoring new petition against Onnoghen, CUPP alleges

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ABUJA – THE Coalition of United Political Parties,CUPP, Friday,alleged that the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Justice Danladi Umar,had concluded plans to issue bench warrant on...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

How we killed three policemen, civilian before snatching their rifles — Suspects

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By Ifeanyi Okolie In November 2018, operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence, Response Team, IRT, didn’t know that they were on the verge of unmasking killers of...

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Female scientist helps identify gene causing spread of prostate cancer

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Antonina Mitrofanova wanted to become an oncologist, but change to computer science and now she is helping to fight cancer. Currently an Assistant Professor at Rutgers School of Health...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

NIS shifts date for convocation, silver jubilee anniversary 

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The National Institute for Sports (NIS) has rescheduled the celebration of its Silver Jubilee anniversary and convocation ceremony. The event which had earlier been slated for January this year...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen kidnap Wike’s aide

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…The kidnappers came in military uniform — Police By Davies Iheamnachor Unidentified gunmen have kidnapped the Special Adviser to Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Land and...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

Onnoghen: Wike drunk, his allegations spurious, Says Amaechi

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Minister of Transport, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, has replied the Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, who had alleged that he (Amaechi) was behind the plot to destroy the Chief Justice of Nigeria,...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Sen. Abe warns against abusive language on social media

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Sen. Magnus Abe of the All Progressives Congress (APC), representing Rivers South-East Senatorial Zone, on Friday warned against the use of abusive words on the social media by aggrieved party...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Police confirm kidnap of Gov. Wike’s aide

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The Police Command in Rivers has confirmed the kidnap of Dr. Anugbom Anuoha, the Special Adviser to Gov. Nyesom Wike on Lands and Survey by unknown gunmen in military uniform. Rivers State...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

El-Rufai: Kaduna divided, blasts South South governors

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has confirmed that the state was divided and needed to be united and also blasted South South governors on their position on the case against Chief Justice...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa bags “Governor of the year award “

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.. Attributes Success Stories To Partnership With Deltans, Years Of Experience In Governance DELTA State Governor Dr Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday emerged “Governor of The Year, 2018” for...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Onnoghen’s misery and the Nigerian dilemma

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The first sign of chaos is the number of senior advocates of Nigeria who offered to take up the matter free of charge. Often, when you find that many senior lawyers falling over themselves to...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Amaechi behind plot to destroy CJN, says Wike

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By Egufe Yafugborhi Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, has said that the Minister of Transportation was behind the plot to destroy the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onoghen....

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

CHIEF LULU BRIGGS: Philanthropist with deep passion for development

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By Udo Ibuot, Awards Editor HIGH Chief Olu Benson Lulu Briggs, OON, grew up in Abonema, in Akoku Toru local government area, where he was born, and Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. Years...

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Of figures and their application

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By Jude Atupulazi MAKE no mistake about this: the greatest challenge facing the Nigerian nation today is economic. With little else to rely on for foreign exchange save her oil, which in itself is...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

UGWUANYI: Reviving the Igbo identity, making peace with all

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By Onochie Anibeze, Saturday Editor WHO lifted Ndigbo when they were down? Yes, the once vibrant tribe of Nigeria was devastated, humiliated and down after the civil war that did not only claim...

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