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It’s all about political bargaining, Odigie-Oyegun dubs nPDP,s moves

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The new Peoples Democratic Party nPDP bloc within the All Progressives Congress APC recently announced its decision to pull out of further talks with the presidency, citing among others, continued...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

NNPC Announces New Environment Policy

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced a new environment policy to enhance its waste management practice and reduce pollution across its areas of operation. NNPC This was...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

World Cup: Putin bans protests, alcohol, barbecue

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Keen to prevent a repeat of ugly scenes from previous tournaments, authorities in Russia have imposed draconian measures during the World Cup, cracking down on everything from public protests and...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

Wike emerges Patron/Honorary Fellow of NIPR

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The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Rivers State chapter, has enthroned Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, as a patron of the institute. The NIPR also honoured the Rivers State...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

NDDC MD urges traditional rulers to protect Nigeria’s democracy

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT— MANAGING Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Nsima Ekere, has charged traditional rulers to help promote enduring democracy in Nigeria...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

Oyegun’s inauguration of new Rivers APC exco won’t stand —Ex-Attorney-General

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT— FORMER Rivers State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Worgu Boms, has described the inauguration of Ojukaye Flag-Amachree’s new...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

Are the First ladies winning?

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By Gambo Dori THE sight of President Muhammadu Buhari recently in a meeting with those dainty ladies, the wives of the 36 state governors, assured us that they have at last won his regard as to...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

I never received bribes for Naval chiefs —Community leader

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HAR-COURT—A community leader in Okirika, Rivers State, Mr. Dagogo Gilbert, has denied serving as a middle man who receives bribes for top military officers in the...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Rivers APC chair, Ojukaye, invites Abe, others for reconciliation

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HAR-COURT—The new state Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Mr Ojukaye Flag-Amachree, has extended invitation to Senator Magnus Abe and...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

OVH Energy partners African Clean-up initiative in fight against malaria

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L-R: Dr. Oyet Gogomary, GM, EHSSQ OVH Energy; HRH, Chief Sunday Jiala, Paramount Ruler of Ekara, Onne and Chairman of Onne Council of Chiefs (representing HRH, Dr. (Barr) John Osaronu, the Clan...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Oyegun never told us not to inaugurate excos-Lagos APC chairman

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The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC)in Lagos ,Alhaji Tunde Balogun on Tuesday night denied any directive from the National Chairman of the party,Chief John Odigie-Oyegun stopping...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →

‘Oyegun never told us not to inaugurate excos’

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The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos ,Alhaji Tunde Balogun on Tuesday night denied any directive from the National Chairman of the party,Chief John Odigie-Oyegun stopping...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →

APC accuses Wike of running Rivers with LGA funds

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HAR-COURT— The All Progressives Congress, APC in Rivers State has accused Governor Nyesom Wike of using local government allocations to run the affairs of the...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →

How Buhari-led administration has contained militancy in Niger Delta, Iyamu explains

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Abuja – Mr Edobor Iyamu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, on Tuesday said that militancy in the Niger Delta region was being contained by the present...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Rivers govt commissions new doctors quarters

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Rivers State Government has commissioned the magnificent New Doctors Quarters constructed by the administration of Governor Nyesom Wike at the Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital in Port...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →