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INSECURITY: It’s time to fight with technology — Babachir

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Kindly Share This Story:* Reconciliation in APC ‘ll be difficult * Parliamentary system, the restructuring we need By Omeiza Ajayi Engr. Babachir David Lawal was the pioneer National Vice...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Militant group blames rising crude theft on failed amnesty programme

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The Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC) has blamed rising oil theft and proliferation of illegal refineries in the Niger Delta on failure of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP). Its Spokesman,...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Living under siege of herdsmen in South-South

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Tension is on the rise across the South-South region after herdsmen recently killed more than 14 persons in Avwon, Agadama and Ohoror communities of Uwheru kingdom in Ughelli North Local...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Wike lauds NIS for introducing new e-passport with 10-year validity

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Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has urged people and residents of the state to acquire their National Identity cards for eligibility for long-term visas introduced by the Federal Government. The...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

We will always support Rivers indigenes who establish private universities ― Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that his administration will continue to support private initiatives to create access to university education in the state. Speaking during...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Protesters besiege APC secretariat, demand removal of Oshiomhole

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Progressives Congress (APC) Youths Stakeholders Forum (YSF) yesterday protested to the party’s secretariat in Abuja seeking the removal of its National Chairman, Comrade Adams...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Transport ministry seeks approval to rehabilitate Port Harcourt to Maiduguri railway

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The Ministry of Transportation is seeking President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval for the rehabilitation of the Portharcourt – Maiduguri narrow gauge. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

8 reinstated Rivers permanent secretaries plead for portfolios

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Eight permanent secretaries reinstated by the National Industrial Court (NIC) after their sack by Rivers Government are calling on Gov. Nyesome Wike to assign them portfolios. They also resolved...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Dortmund teen Haaland goes head-to-head with PSG star Mbappe

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At just 21, Kylian Mbappe is already a World Cup winner while at only 19, Erling Braut Haaland has emerged as a rising fast-star this season. As Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi approach the end...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

PDP lawmakers wants Oshiomhole prosecuted over comments on Bayelsa

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The House of Representatives Peoples Democratic Party, PDP caucus has hailed the emergence of Senator Diri Douye as governor of Bayelsa via a Supreme Court judgement last Thursday. The caucus...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Eight killed as cultists clash in Rivers community

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Kindly Share This Story:Cult clash By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT: At least eight people were weekend killed in Okporowo village in Ogbakiri clan, Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

My encounter with God and deliverance from the horrible pit of sin

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The power packed open crusade titled: “FROM SORROW TO JOY” has come and gone, but echoes of the marvellous work of God at that meeting are still reverberating. One of the outstanding...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Wike to Oshiomhole: Resign for failing to stop Gov Diri’s inauguration

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Kindly Share This Story:* Says the APC chairman can’t be trusted By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike has asked embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Nnamdi Kanu’s parents’ burial unites old Eastern Region in Umuahia

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Kindly Share This Story:Shows traditional rulers from the 11 States of South East and South-South during the burial. By Chimaobi Nwaiwu Satisfied with the successful burial of its leader Mazi...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Saudi fighter jet crashes in Yemen

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A Saudi fighter jet crashed in conflict-torn Yemen, the Riyadh-led military coalition said Saturday, as the Huthi rebels said they downed the plane. The Tornado aircraft came down on Friday in...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →