Flood: Commission, NEMA To Send Relief Materials To Affected Imo Communities

Flood: Commission, NEMA To Send Relief Materials To Affected Imo Communities

  The Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, ISOPADEC, in South East Nigeria and the National Emergency Management Agency-NEMA are to send relief materials to communities affected by flood in Ohaji/Egbema/Oguta Local Government Areas of the state. Deputy Governor of Imo State, Engr. Gerald Irona disclosed this at the weekend, while addressing a delegation […]

Buhari Tells Tribunal To Dismiss Atiku, PDP Petition On technicalities, Evidential Grounds

President Muhammadu Buhari and the APC have urged the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal to dismiss the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the Feb.23 general election on technicalities and evidential grounds. The prayers formed the gamut of other requests contained in both Buhari and APC final addresses […]

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Nigerian Politics: I’m not a mole – George Ikoli

  By Ebireri Henry Ovie   A People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Bayelsa State, Anthony George-Ikoli has dismissed reports that he is a mole working in the interest of former Bayelsa State governor, Timipre Sylva. Ikoli said the allegations are being made because of his closeness to Sylva. ‘’The only reason why this […]

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Nigerian Pilgrims’ Return Flight Begins With Lagos, Katsina

    The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Saturday began the transportation of Nigerians who performed the 2019 pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia back to Nigeria with 432 pilgrims from Lagos state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Lagos pilgrims departed the King Abdulaziz International Airport, Jeddah at about 3:00 p.m. […]

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Nigeria: C’River REC’s Resignation Unacceptable, INEC Insists

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the process in which the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River, Mr Frankland Briyai, resigned to join partisan politics, is unacceptable. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye made the clarification in a statement in Abuja. He was speaking at […]

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Nigeria Labour Congress Hails Kogi Govt. Over Utilisation of N30.8 bn Bailout, But …

National Vice President, Medical and Health Workers Union, (MHWUN)  Comrade Onu Edoka on Friday urged Kogi Government to fulfil all agreements it entered with labour prior to the release of N30.8 billion bailout fund. Edoka who is also Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Kogi chapter, made the call at the 14th Edition of Northcentral Zonal […]

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Nigeria: Ekweremadu Confirms Attack On Him By IPOB Members In Germany

  The immediate past Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Enweremadu has confirmed a physical assault on him by some members of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, in Nuremberg, Germany, on Saturday. Enweremadu confirmed the attack in a statement released on Saturday by his Media Assistant, Uche Anichukwu in Abuja. The News Agency […]

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Top DPRK Leader Guides Test-fire Of New Weapon Again – Agency Reports

Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), guided the test-fire of a new weapon again on Friday morning, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Saturday. The report said the national defence scientists, whom Kim praised for having developed the weapon in a “shortest span of time,” […]

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