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Osinbajo, Atiku, others storm Patani for Dickson’s mother funeral

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By Emem Idio & Perez Brisibe PATANI – DIGNITARIES including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Panic as tanker driver, conductor stab mortuary operator to death in Rivers

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT: An unidentified tanker driver, and his conductor have stabbed a mortuary operator, Anele Wagbara, to death in Rivers State. Knife stab The incident happened...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, PDP leaders meet in Port Harcourt

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Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday met at the PDP Campaign Office in Port Harcourt, where they discussed key issues ahead of the party’s victory during the forthcoming...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

N’Delta leaders draw battle line in Uyo

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Give parties/presidential candidates Dec 31 deadline on restructuring FG terrorizing us over restructuring – Gov Emmanuel By Emma Amaize, Editor, South-South, Harris-Okon Emmanuel &...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Rivers will be ready for All African Seniors Badminton Championship – Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the government and people of the state will provide a serene atmosphere for the 2019 All African Seniors Badminton Championships. Rivers...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Seun Kuti nominated for Grammy’s best world album

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Afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti and his Egypt 80 band, has been nominated for 61st Grammy’s best world music album for his Black Times album. seun kuti Missy Elliot nominated for Songwriters...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019: I’m committed to a government of national unity – Atiku

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…Rules out emergence of a cabal By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has pledged to form a...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Jonathan, Gana, Others Pay Tributes to Dickson’s Mother

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By Samuel Oyadongha, YENAGOA FORMER President, Goodluck Jonathan, one-time Minister of Information, Prof Jerry Gana, the Chairman of the Bayelsa State Council of Traditional Rulers and first...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Man kills pregnant girlfriend, buries her in his room

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—Operatives of Rivers State Police Command have exhumed the remains of Bertha Nwabueze, a young lady killed and buried by her lover in his bedroom. Knife...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Akwa-Ibom: Why PDP is in panic – Eyiboh

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The crisis arising from the expulsion of five members of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has raised the political tempo in the state to feverish levels. Hon. Eseme Eyiboh, Chairman Cross...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

JTF frees 7 kidnap victims, destroys 436 illegal refineries

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The Joint Military Taskforce, JTF, code-named Operation Delta Safe, said, yesterday, that it freed seven kidnapped oil workers of a multi-national firm. Kidnap Sniper causes respiratory paralyses,...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

We need to free Nigeria from corruption — Atiku Door-to-Door Connect

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By Prince Okafor The Atiku Door-to -Door Connect Campaign team, yesterday, harped on the need for a corruption free nation, stating that Nigeria needs liberation now. Former vice-President Atiku...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

State govts revenue to be strained over high debt-to-revenue ratio

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By Nkiruka Nnorom The revenue of the states in the country will be further strained in the coming months owing to their rising debt portfolio and cost of servicing those debts. Zainab Ahmed ...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Youths urged to shun cultism, robbery

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Chairman of Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr William Angandi, has charged youths in the area to shun all forms of negative behaviour, especially cultism and armed robbery, noting...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest man for alleged murder of lover

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Police Command in Rivers says it has arrested one Mr Princewill Owabiyo, 34, suspected to have murdered his lady friend. Arrested and handcuffed The command’s Spokesman, Mr Nnamdi Omoni,...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →