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We’re doing our best to keep Akpabio but…-PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- Amidst media report that Senate Minority Leader and former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Senator Godswill Akpabio is set to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

Conference of Speakers elects Obasa as new chairman

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Lagos – The Conference of Speakers of the State Legislatures of Nigeria has elected Mr Mudashiru Obasa, the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly as its new chairman. The conference...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

Heatwave: France shuts down 4th nuclear reactor

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France has shut down a fourth nuclear reactor at the country’s oldest nuclear plant at Fessenheim in eastern part of the country. The French energy company EDF said in a statement that it...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

AGHORO OIL SPILL: The help my constituents need now, by Hon. Fred Agbedi

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By Samuel Oyadongha, Yenagoa Hon Fred Agbedi is the member representing Sagbama-Ekeremor Federal Constituency in the National Assembly. He spoke on the recent crude oil spill that devastated the...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

I will be governor, rescue Kwara from system failures — Issa Aremu

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Comrade Issa Aremu, Member, National Institute, Kuru, Jos (MNI) and Vice President, IndustriALL Global Union, recently declared his intention to be the governor of Kwara State through the 2019...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

Expect a new beginning

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By Funmi Komolafe Brethren, I congratulate you. God in his mercy has given us the grace to witness the month of August, the month of a new beginning. By the grace of God, as we witnessed the end...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Rivers youths vow to vote governor Wike, defend their votes

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Rivers Youths in Eleme Local Government Area have vowed to re-elect Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for a second term, declaring that they will defend their votes in 2019. s : Rivers...

Sat Aug 4th, 2018     Read More →

OAS Orwell rewards mothers for exclusively breastfeeding for six months

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L-R: Mr. Johnson Ubong, Pilgrims Africa Health Foundation; Mr. Chinda Manjor, AOS Orwell; Mrs. Ngozi Oheachesi, Pilgrims Africa Health Foundation; Dr. Mekele Igwe, Rivers State Health Management...

Sat Aug 4th, 2018     Read More →

Over 50 suspected cultists from Rivers arrested in Imo

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Suspected cultists numbering 50 said to be on their way to a burial ceremony in Isiala Mbano local government area in Imo state, were yesterday arrested by the police,...

Sat Aug 4th, 2018     Read More →

Prophet Abam murdered in Port Harcourt

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – FLAMBOYANT man of God, Prophet Thankgod Abam has been reported assassinated in his Port Harcourt, Rivers state, residence. Prophet Abam Abam was said to...

Fri Aug 3rd, 2018     Read More →

FRSC vows to deal with erring driving schools

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By Theodore Opara THE Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi said that the agency would no longer tolerate erring driving school operators. The FRSC boss who frowned...

Fri Aug 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Rivers United FC partners Fox-Lion of Belgium on talent discovery

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Messrs De-Brunye Bart and James Stomne of Belgium’s Fox-Lion with Rivers Sports Commissioner, Boma Iyaye and other officials of the sports ministry after signing a partnership agreement on...

Fri Aug 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Court upholds Nwafor as Rivers APC counsel

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—A Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has held that Mr. Nwafor Felix is the legal representative of All Progressives Congress, APC, in the...

Fri Aug 3rd, 2018     Read More →

GRIDLOCK: Apapa corridor of Lagos-Ibadan rail project begins next week – FG

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni & Monsuru Olowoopejo LAGOS — THE Federal Government, yesterday, assured that work on the Apapa corridor of the Lagos-Ibadan Rail project would commence next...

Fri Aug 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Saraki becomes National Leader of PDP

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By Henry Umoru & Dirisu Yakubu Thanks party for accepting returnees Attempt to impeach Saraki’ll be resisted— Tambuwal Saraki, Ortom, Kwankwaso, others attend PDP NEC...

Fri Aug 3rd, 2018     Read More →