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SPINAL CORD INJURY DAY: Govt tasked on good roads

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By Jimitota Onoyume PORT HARCOURT—As the World Health Organisation, WHO, marks Spinal Cord Injury Day, government at all levels in the country have been urged to deliver good roads for safe...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Cultists kill siblings, one other in Rivers

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—THREE persons, were, yesterday, killed by suspected cultists in Ipoo community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State. Vanguard learned that the...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Stakeholders becoming agitated over FG’s rhetoric on N’Delta devt — IYC

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—IJAW youths from the states of the Niger Delta region have raised the alarm over the rising restlessness and impatience over the Federal Government delay on the...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Igbo Day: Ohanaeze submits agitation, marginalisation, other worries to God

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU— OHANAEZE Ndigbo said it has decided to use the 2017 Igbo Day celebration to submit their worries, agitations and marginalization to God. The apex Igbo body said Ndigbo...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

Belema: Protesters still in control, scuttle oil production

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Barely two weeks after, protesters are still in control of Oil Mining Lease, OML 25, thus preventing Shell Petroleum Development company from producing and exporting commercial oil from the area....

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

NIA celebrates excellence in architecture in Port Harcourt

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AS part of its bid to celebrate excellence in architecture in Nigeria and in the diaspora and with quest for qualitative and sustainable design for Nigerians, The Nigerian Institute of Architects,...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

I know that God will intervene in Rivers, says Dakuku Peterside

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Port Harcourt – Dr Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), on Monday urged Muslims to promote the unity of the nation. Peterside...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

‘No Retreat, No Surrender’

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With the apparent 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) crown apparently and unexpectedly going to the wire, Lagos-based MFM FC has promised to fight on till the last whistle of...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

NPFL Crown: MFM FC says “No Retreat, No Surrender’’

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With the apparent 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) crown apparently and unexpectedly going to the wire, Lagos-based MFM FC has promised to fight on till the last whistle of...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

44 assorted Police arms missing—Audit report

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A government audit report has stated that no fewer than 44 assorted arms, belonging to the Police, could not be accounted for between 2013 and 2015, raising fears the weapons could have ended up...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

PDP lauds Wike for receiving Buhari on arrival from UK

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By Onozure Dania The leadership of the Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has commended Governor Nyesom Wike of the state for being one of the senior Nigerian citizens that...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Okowa urged to boost Navy’s operations with security boats

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By Tare Youdeowei The Niger Delta Intelligence and Transparency Group, NDITG, has called on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State to support the Nigerian Navy, Army with security boats to curb...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring: What is it? In the days of Biafra, there was creativity.

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Moderator: You say Nigeria cannot establish a refinery, but what do you say of what the authorities have described as illegal refineries and in the time of the civil war we also had Ogbinigwe...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

MOSES SIASIA: From having no hope to providing hopes

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By CHARLES KUMOLU As a younger person, Moses Siasia knew quite early in life that the choice of becoming successful was solely his responsibility. Losing his father early challenged him the more...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

World Bank Projects: Monitoring team ranks Edo high on Transparency, job creation

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The World Bank Implementation Support Team, monitoring the implementation of State Employment and Expenditure for Results (SEEFOR) projects in the Niger Delta region, has ranked Edo State high on...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →