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IPOB reacts to Ohanaeze’s position on another civil war

Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has described the statement credited to the Ohanaeze President General, John Nwodo as “demonstration of the highest level of cowardice” and a, “sign of weakness at the heart of Igbo leadership.” IPOB, on Friday reacted ...

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Senate vows to slash N355 Million proposed by DPR for foreign trips in 2018 budget

Members of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream) where stunned on Thursday when officials of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), appeared before it with a bogus budget proposal of N355m for foreign trips in the 2018 fiscal year. This ...

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1.6 million Bonga oil spill victims drag Shell to court

Atleast, 1,686,000 victims of Bonga oil field spillage in Rivers State have dragged oil giant,  Shell Nigeria Exploration Company, SNEPCO, before a United Kingdom court over its alleged failure to pay $3,600,191,206 as compensation to them and communities affected by ...

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P-Harcourt Refinery begs community to help protect its facilities

PORT Harcourt Refining Company Limited, PHRC, has pleaded with its Eleme host communities, Eleme Local Government Area, Rivers State, to help protect oil installations in the area. PHRC made the plea Thursday  at a two-day medical outreach for the host ...

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MOSOP’s students wing petition Buhari over environmental neglect, Shell, RoboMicheal

The National Union of Ogoni Students, U.S.A has petitioned Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari over Shell’s alleged attempt to destroy Ogoniland and desert the area by sneakily handing over to one RoboMicheal Limited. The National Union of Ogoni Students (NUOS INTL) ...

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300 doctors left Nigeria in 2016-NMA

No fewer than three hundred Nigerian doctors left the shores of the country in 2016. This according to the National President, Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Prof. Mike Ogirima.. He said more doctors have joined the migration train this year. He ...

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PDP: Wike advises Secondus not to fail Nigerians

Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has said that he will always work for the stability and growth of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, because Nigerians are yearning for the party to restore the welfare of the citizenry. This was ...

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ICAN gives reason Nigerian varsities can’t produce qualified accountants

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, has given reason why some Nigerian universities cannot produce qualified accountants. This was revealed  at the body’s 2017 annual award and gala night in Port Harcourt, Rivers State where it said ICAN ...

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Amaechi spearheading national policy on Blue Economy – Peterside

 Director- General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Adol Peterside, said the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has initiated plans to create a national policy on Blue Economy. Peterside stated this in Lagos on Thursday during ...

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I’m the only agenda Wike has-Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has said that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has just one agenda, which is “Amaechi”. Amaechi, who was Rivers governor between 2007 and 2015, stated this when he featured on Question Time, a programme ...

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