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Be patient with us, suspend nationwide strike – FG begs labour

By: Admin Nigerian government on Saturday appealed to organized labour to suspend its planned nationwide strike over the increase in petrol price and electricity tariff. This comes after the government had earlier secured two court injunctions to stop the unions ...

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‘Ondo is not Rivers’, Akeredolu warns Wike

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has cautioned the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike against interfering in the upcoming Ondo Governorship election. Akeredolu who spoke through the state Commissioner for Information, Mr. Donald Ojogor, said there would not be any room ...

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Rivers sets taskforce as schools reopen

By: Admin The Rivers State government has set up a taskforce to enforce COVID-19 compliance in schools in Rivers State. This is as the State Executive Council has approved the reopening of schools in the State with effect from Monday ...

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Wike angry over slow pace of work on Ogoni/Andoni/Opobo unity road

Rivers State Government has expressed displeasure over the slow pace of work done by  Raffoul Nigeria Limited the contractor  handling the Ogoni-Andoni-Opobo Unity Road. The State Governor, Nyesom Wike, who inspected the road, decried the work rate despite paying 80 ...

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Edo: Buhari accepts blame for APC’s defeat

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday accepted responsibility for the loss of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), at the governorship poll in Edo State. But he said it was important for him to develop in the country a political ...

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2023: Don’t deny South-East right to presidency – APC group

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, the Conference of 2019 South-East All Progressives Congress, APC, House of Assembly Candidates has called on the political to respect the existing zoning arrangement  in the country. The group, which is made up of ...

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EFCC probe: Magu kicks over Malami’s refusal to appear before panel

The suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has concluded his defence before the Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the activities of the anti-graft agency. But, Magu was shocked that Minister of Justice and Attorney-General ...

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Ogoni Clean-Up: FG hands over seven completed sites for verification

By: Felix Ikpotor The Federal Government has handed over seven completed remediated oil spill polluted sites in Ogoniland in Rivers State to the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) for scientific certification. The sites are among the first ...

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Ondo Election: APC putting pressure on INEC – Wike cries out

…Explains role of UK, EU in Obaseki’s victory By: Admin Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State says there are alleged plans by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to compromise the Ondo governorship election. Wike made the allegation in a post ...

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Group asks Buhari to resign, fixes October 1 for nationwide protest

The Coalition for Revolution is now calling on Nigerians to participate in a peaceful protest against the anti-people policies of the Nigerian Government on October 1, 2020. The group in a statement on Thursday also called for the immediate resignation ...

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