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We’ll end environmental pollution by regulating mining — Gov Oyetola

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By Shina Abubakar OSOGBO—GOVERNOR Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State, yesterday, warned that mining activities will henceforth be regulated in the State adding that the form of regulation will...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ogoni backs Kula to quit SPDC from OML25

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—Ogoni ethnic group in Rivers State has backed the people of Kula Kingdom, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of the state, in their bid to quit Shell...

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Reyenieju lauds Okowa over riverine communities’ roads

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Abuja—The recent commissioning of concrete roads in two Ijaw communities of Ogunlaha and Gbaramatu in Delta State by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been described as historic in the...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Fulani herdsmen return call : Fury, as Ohanaeze, Afenifere, other groups bash NEF

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By Emma Amaize, Dapo Akinrefon & Chris Ochayi LAGOS — Angry words flowed yesterday as regional socio-political groups yesterday blasted the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, and Coalition of...

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CJN Muhammad wants better welfare for judicial officers

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Tanko Muhammad has urged the Legislative and the Executive arms of government to fully provide the Judiciary arm with what was due, to enable it discharge its...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Parents appeal to unions, govt over SSANU, NASU strike

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Some parents in Oyo State have appealed to the Federal Government and striking unions in Federal Universities to resolve the lingering crisis that has crippled academic activities since its...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

No time is too long to report rape, sexual assault

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A Professor of Health Education, Bidemi Idowu says no time is too long or stale to report rape or sexual abuse, as long as there is actually a case to answer . rape Idowu said this in an interview...

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How we intend to stop .7m tons of Mango loss to flies ― Nasir

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By Dennis Agbo THE President of National Association of Mango Producers, Processors and Marketers of Nigeria, Hon. Abudulkadir Nasir has said that his association is already working on how to stop...

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Political appointment is continuous – Okowa

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Swears-in eight Special Advisers DETERMINED to have a formidable team to build a stronger Delta State, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has sworn-in eight Special Advisers, saying that the appointments...

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‘No fraudulent person will make 2019 Hajj’

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Ekiti state government has declared that no person whose integrity cannot be guaranteed will be allowed to partake in the 2019 Hajj. File: 2018 Hajj The Secretary, State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll reward those who worked for my re-election – Okowa

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…swears in Erijo, Uzor, Yingi, five others as Special Advisers By Festus Ahon ASABA-GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Wednesday said all those who worked for his re-election would be...

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Support Okowa, he’ll do more, Otuaro urges Deltans 

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By Emma Amaize WARRI- DEPUTY Governor of Delta State, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro, Wednesday said that the administration of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa would do more for Deltans, urging the people to...

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NNL releases fixtures for Super 4 playoffs

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The Nigeria National League (NNL) on Tuesday in Abuja released fixtures for the 2018/2019 league’s playoff matches to determine the four clubs which would qualify for the NNL Super 4...

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Motorcyclist shot by herdsmen bleeds to death in Delta

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By Emma Amaize IBUSA— herdsmen invaded farmlands at Ibusa community, Oshimili Local Government Area, Delta State, last weekend, killing a 20-year-old motorcyclist and damaging crops of...

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Why not keep it simple

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By Sunny Ikhioya A RECENT news report quoted the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Alhaji Mele Kyari, as saying that selling petrol at N145 per...

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