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Why Nigeria is blamed for insecurity in Gulf of Guinea

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Despite having just 24 nautical miles of territorial waters, Nigeria has received the sticks from international observers over the years for insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) which spans...

Thu Dec 9th, 2021     Read More →

Varsity/Poly dichotomy: Sign bill into law, ASUP charges Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has been called upon to as a matter of urgency sign the dichotomy bill seeking to abolish the discrimination between polytechnic and university graduates into...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

Abducted four DELSU students, five others regain freedom

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Four abducted final students of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, and five others have regained freedom.They were reportedly freed Tuesday night.Recall that the victims were kidnapped along...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

NNPC, TotalEnergies OML 130 Partnership Complete 11 SDG Projects In 2021

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Energy giant TotalEnergies, in line with its corporate social responsibility, CSR, and in fulfillment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, has commissioned 11 projects across...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

Dowen College: Coroner fixes Dec 15 for preliminary meeting, police arrest three students

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FIVE students of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos, who were arrested by the police in Lagos State in connection with the death of 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni are to remain in detention pending advice...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

Omicron: Governors, Lawmakers Want UK Travel Ban Reversed

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BY JONATHAN NDA-ISAIAH, SUNDAY ISUWA, ADEBIYI ADEDAPO, EJIKE EJIKE, INNOCENT ODOH PATIENCE IHEJIRIKA, Abuja and ROYAL IBEH, Lagos Nigerian governors and federal lawmakers have called for a...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

Comparing Nembe Oil Spill To Hiroshima Mischievous – NDYC

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The Niger Delta Youth Council (NDYC) has described those comparing the Nembe oil spill to Hiroshima incident as mischievous. Addressing journalists on Tuesday in Abuja, the NDYC called on the...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Four DELSU students, others kidnapped as abductors demand N5m

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Four students of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, and five others have been abducted by yet-to-identified gunmen.The abductors are reportedly demanding N5 million as ransom to effect the...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

National Association Of Polytechnic Students Elect New Exco

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The National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS) has held its national convention where new officials were elected. The highlight of the event which was held at the FCT Education Resource...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Erring oil companies must be penalized for negligence ― Senate President

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President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has called on the Federal Government through its relevant agencies to penalize indigenous oil companies responsible for the devastation of host communities...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Omicron: Governors Reject Arbitrary Stigmatisation By UK, Others

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The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has drawn the attention of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to the arbitrary stigmatisation that is caused by the recent banning of countries from...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria Governors’ Forum protests Canada, UK ban on Nigeria

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The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Tuesday called for the intervention of the World Health Organization (WHO) over arbitrary stigmatisation of Nigeria which led to the recent banning of...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

NDDC Board Will Be Constituted At The Appropriate Time – Akpabio

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Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has assured that the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) would be constituted at the appropriate time, upon the...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria confirms additional three cases of Omicron variant

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed three more cases of COVID-19 with the B.1.1.529 SARS-CoV-2 lineage, that is, the Omicron variant, in Nigeria.The new development brings...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Omicron: NCDC Confirms 3 Additional Cases

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed three additional cases of Omicron variant (B.1.1.529 SARS-CoV-2) of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC director-general, Dr Ifedayo Adetifa,...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →