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Rights group wants police to arrest CCT Chairman for assaulting security guard

Human rights group, Concerned Nigerians has called for the arrest and prosecution of the Code of Conduct Tribunal Chairman, Danladi Umar over his recent assault of a security guard in Abuja. The CCT Chairman was seen publicly assaulting a security ...

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Those that want Nigeria’s break-up will not succeed – Osibanjo

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,  on Tuesday said those praying for the country’s break up will not succeed. Speaking at the Palace of the Emir of Gombe Alhaji Shehu Abubakar, during his official visit for the 27th edition of ...

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Herdsmen kill 10 in Enugu community, over 20 reported missing

A late-night attack on Obeagu Community by Fulani herders has resulted in the death of over ten persons. Community sources said that ten bodies were recovered Tuesday morning while over twenty persons were declared missing. Attacks by herders have spiked ...

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NDDC distributes vaccines, medical equipment to N’Delta states

Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has begun the distribution of vaccines, cold chains and other related medical equipment to all the nine states of the region. At the flag-off ceremony which held at the Rivers State Primary Health Care Management ...

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Rivers commissioner sacked while briefing journalists

By: Felix Ikpotor Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Tuesday sacked the State Commissioner for Environment, Dr Igbiks Tamuno. According to a statement by Kelvin Ebiri, the special assistant to the Governor on Media, the sacked Commissioner was directed to ...

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FG declares Friday, Monday Easter holidays

The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 2, and Monday, April 5, 2021, Public Holidays to mark this year’s Easter Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in ...

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Assembly confirms Amadi as new Rivers CJ

Rivers State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of Justice Simeon Chibuzor Amadi as the Chief Judge of the state. This followed a letter forwarded to the House by the Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, and read by ...

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Selfishness of lawmakers reason for delay in China loan approval – Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, says the decision by the House of Representatives to go public on the Sovereignty Immunity Clause in the Chinese loan has delayed the approval for the $5.3bn Ibadan-Kano standard gauge project. The House of Representatives ...

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Rivers NYCN: Local government coordinators declare support for new EXCO

By: Felix Ikpotor As controversy continue to trail the leadership of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) in Rivers State following the election held few days ago which produced Comrade Nwisabari Bani Samuel as the Chairman, local government area ...

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Rivers community cries out over oil spillage

Residents of Omoviri-Rumuekpe Community in the Emohua local government area of the state, have cried out over a massive oil spill that has damaged their environment, crops and polluted their river which is the only source of water and irrigation ...

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