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New Petroleum Industry Bill: Matters arising

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The passage of the nation’s Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) appears to have been jinxed for over 20 years now, going by the range of disputes hovering over the proposed law. Yet, its...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

CCB probes Akpabio over alleged N100m bribe

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Akpabio • May declare NDDC boss wanted over asset declaration Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) is probing Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Godswill Akpabio, for allegedly bribing its...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Abiodun urges FG to flush out criminals from forests

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Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has urged the Federal Government to act swiftly to rid the country’s forests of criminals launching attacks on innocent citizens. Abiodun, who stated this,...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Cleric blames insecurity on governors’ helplessness, seeks state police, restructuring

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ECWA Church, Airport Road, Kano. PHOTO: MURTALA ADEWALE National President of the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Reverend Stephen Baba Panya, has lamented that governors are unable to...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Difficult terrain, funding, threaten APC registration exercise in Cross River

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Minister of, Federal Ministry of Power, Goddy Jedy-Agba Difficult terrain, funding, lack of materials are threatening the ongoing registration and revalidation exercise of the All Progressives...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Gunmen kill Governor Okowa’s aide in Sapele

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Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa. Photo; IAOKOWA Gov mourns, orders investigation of killing Gunmen reportedly shot and killed a Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Youth...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

NDDC to train unemployed youths at Innoson Motors

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nddc The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says all is now set for the training of indigent Niger Delta youths on technical skills at Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company. This is...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

645 new infections, 18 deaths in one day in Nigeria

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A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria May 7, 2020. Picture taken May 7, 2020....

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Kudos, complaints as APC ‘identifies’ its members

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Buni • Buni’s Revalidation Overpowers Opposition When in June 2020, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) was created...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Shell says allegations of involvement in ‘Oil theft’ at its Terminal is misleading

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PHOTO: GOOGLEThe Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) says allegations of involvement in oil theft at its Bonny Crude Export Terminal is misleading. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Sat Feb 20th, 2021     Read More →

Okowa has distinguished himself in roads, infrastructure delivery – PDP

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Ifeanyi Okowa The Delta chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday declared that available records have shown that Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa has distinguished himself in infrastructure...

Sat Feb 20th, 2021     Read More →

CALL ON UNARMED NIGERIANS TO DEFEND THEMSELVES:Magashi, defence minister under fire

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Kindly Share This Story: •He should’ve been fired by now – Gbagi, HM Ayemi-Botu, HRM Whiskey •YCE, Afenifere, Agbekoya blast him •Magashi said nothing wrong –...

Sat Feb 20th, 2021     Read More →

Kagara abduction: Governor assures of imminent freedom

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Four days after the attack and abduction of 42 students, staff and their relatives at Government Science College in Kagara, Rafi Council of Niger State by armed bandits, the town remained in...

Sat Feb 20th, 2021     Read More →

Gunmen storm Ughelli church, kill policeman

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Unknown gunmen on Sunday killed a police officer in a church in Ughelli, Delta. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Delta Command, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya confirmed the development to...

Sun Feb 14th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 1,143 new infections, 13 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,143 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 145,664. The NCDC disclosed this on its...

Sun Feb 14th, 2021     Read More →