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Fighting corruption must be holistic, says Wike

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By Blessing Oyakhire Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said the fight against corruption “must be holistic and it should not be vindictive.” Governor Wike spoke during a...

Wed Sep 20th, 2017     Read More →

The hope of black man rests with the Igbo of the South East, … – Shetima

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…Lack of communication bane of Nigeria–Okorocha By Dapo Akinrefon FOLLOWING the growing tension some South East states, chairman of the Northern Governors Forum and Governor of Borno...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →

AGF initiates court process today to ban IPOB

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..South-East governors can’t kill Biafra — IPOB …Buratai: FG has final say on whether IPOB is a terror group .. Northern Govs embark on peace mission to S-East,...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →

Petrol price decreased by 1.9% in August – NBS

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By Ediri Ejoh, & Adaeze Okechukwu AVERAGE price paid for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise known as petrol last month decreased year-on-year (YoY) by 1.9 percent and 2.5 percent...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Flood control and Aregbesola’s proactive steps in Osun

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Over the years, flood in Nigeria has pushed rivers over their banks and submerged hundreds of thousands of acres of farmland. In just over five years, floods had forced 1.3 million people from...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Wike and the United Nations SDG Award

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Looking for a prophet honoured at home and abroad? Then, you have found one. His name: Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, the Rivers state governor whose acronym is NEW. Since hitting his political...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB threats: APC reassures southerners of safety in north

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Inspite of the recent attacks on people of northern extraction and their properties in Abia and Rivers States amid Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) threats, the All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

No interest should be bigger than Federal Republic of Nigeria – NGF

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In a move to promote national unity and peaceful coexistence , a high-powered delegation of the Northern Governors Forum on Monday visited Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, commending him...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

EFCC harassment: Patience Jonathan to appear before Reps probe today

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ABUJA-FORMER First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan is expected to appear before the House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions today over a petition where she alleged incessant harassment...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB mobilising to humiliate Buhari in US —Northern leaders

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Move to counter Kanu, IPOB at UN By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor ABUJA— As President Muhammadu Buhari arrives the United States to address the United Nations General Assembly,...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Youths invade Rivers community, damage cars over death of PDP leader

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—Hundreds of cars and several other valuables were destroyed, yesterday, at Rumuekini Community, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State,...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

ARMY V IPOB: Kogi youths call for caution

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—The National Youth Council of Nigeria, Kogi State chapter, has called on both the Nigeria Army and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to thread with caution to...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: IPOB mobilizing to humiliate Buhari in U.S, group raises the alarm

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As President Muhammadu Buhari arrives the United States to address the United Nations General Assembly, Northern leaders have raised the alarm that the embattled leader of the proscribed...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Group berates IPOB over crisis in Oyigbo

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BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME PORT HARCOURT – Nigeria Peace Congress, NPC, has condemned the reported violent action of members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in Oyigbo, Rivers state recently...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Team Delta wins 3rd National Youth Games

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Defending champions Team Delta on Saturday in Ilorin won the third edition of the National Youth Games (NYG), after gathering 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals. Team Akwa Ibom came second...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →