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Court of Appeal: Abe expresses joy on his victory

Magnus Ngei Abe, Senator representing Rivers South East Senatorial District, has expressed joy on the outcome of the Court of Appeal judgment on the December 10, 2016, Senatorial re-run election, describing it as the most contentious election in the history ...

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VCs, ASUU reject 120 cut-off mark for varsity admission

Some Vice-Chancellors and the Academic Staff Union of Universities have rejected the decision of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board to peg admission cut-off mark at 120 for universities and 100 for polytechnics, monotechnics and colleges of education. ASUU said ...

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Suspect escape: Police dismiss, arraign sergeant for complicity

By: Felix Ikpotor The Rivers State Police Command has dismissed a police sergeant, Johnbosco Okoroeze, for allegedly aiding the escape of a suspected ritual killer, Ifeanyi Dike, from the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Port Harcourt. Ifeanyi Dike, a ...

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Constituents threaten to recall Ben Bruce from national assembly

Constituents, mainly students, from the Bayelsa East Senatorial District, have threatened to recall the Senator representing the area in the National Assembly, Mr. Ben Bruce. The aggrieved constituents accused the senator of neglecting them and having no plans for his ...

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Mariah Carey admits she still struggles with low self-esteem

American singer, song writer and actress, Mariah Carey has admitted she still struggles with her self-esteem. She revealed this during an interview with the New York Post. She revealed she suffers from ‘low self-esteem.’ “I just feel like I am ...

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Shell kicks-off gas production in Niger Delta

 Royal Dutch Shell, Wednesday, said it  has started gas production from the second phase of the Gbaran-Ubie project in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region. The project is an expansion of the Gbaran-Ubie development which opened in June 2010. Shell, through its ...

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Presidency cautions opinion leaders against heating up the polity

The Presidency, Wednesday, advised Nigerian opinion leaders to choose their words rightly to avoid heating up the polity and causing acrimony across the nation. This was contained in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President Malam Garba ...

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Rooney quits international football

England’s all-time leading goalscorer, Wayne Rooney has announced his retirement from international football after turning down the chance to be part of the squad for next month’s World Cup qualifiers. The Everton striker was asked by England boss Gareth Southgate ...

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Delta Assembly Deputy Speaker, Osanebi In N757 million fraud, dragged to EFCC, ICPC by constituents

Corruption czar and fraud personified Delta State house of Assembly Deputy Speaker, Mr. Friday Osanebi is on the news again for defrauding his constituents, Delta state oil bearing communities of the Ndokwa East Local Government Area Cluster of OB3 Pipeline ...

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Court vacates order freezing Delta State’s Paris-Club bank account

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has vacated its order freezing the account of Delta State government containing proceeds of the refund of excess deductions on foreign loans and miscellaneous charges also known as Paris Club Refund domiciled with ...

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