Category: News & Investigation

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PDP Relapses into Crises Again as George Calls for Makarfi’s Resignation

BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja• The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) maybe heading back to another crisis as a former Deputy National Chairman of the party and who’s a...

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Online Group Mourns Ekwueme, Says He Lived A Life of Service

PRESS RELEASE• A media group, the Oriental Online Publishers Forum (OOPF) has empathised with the family of the elder statesman, Dr Alex Ekwueme, Second Republic vice...

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NEITI: Nigeria Earned N69.2bn from Solid Minerals Sector in 2015

BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja•  Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has said in a recent report that the country earned about N69.2 billion...

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Accolades as Jonathan Clocks 60

Accolades have continued to pour in as the former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan marked his 60th birthday celebration in Otuoke, Bayelsa State. A statement...

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Group Commends Nigerian Military, Says OPSH Brought Peace

 BY SULE ADAMSON in Jos• Coalition of Civil Society for Peace and Good Governance (COSPAG), on Sunday, commended the Commander of the Special Military Task Force...

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Rivers APC Slams PDP’s Call for Amaechi’s Arrest

…Urges IGP not to be intimidated by the PDP propagandists• BY CHIDUBEM UKAMAKA in Port Harcourt• Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the...

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Jonathan Blasts Social Media, Says I’m Not at War with Dickson 

It’s the handiwork of political jobbers, says Bayelsa governor•  BY CHIDUBEM UKAMAKA in Port Harcourt• Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday doused...

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Nnamdi Kanu Remains Our Leader, IPOB Replies Critics

BY OSOLOKA NNAMDI in Awka• The Directorate of State of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is the indisputable leader of IPOB and...

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Deaths of 26 Nigerians: N’Assembly Wants Urgent Action on Illegal Migration

BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja• Following the death of some alleged young Nigerians at the Mediterranean, the National Assembly has called on the Federal Government to...

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PDP BoT Says No Automatic Ticket for Atiku

BY BUHARI YAKUBU in Kaduna• The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees (BoT), has warned that former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar would not be granted...

PRESIDENT BUHARI PRESENTS 2018 BUDGET A. R-L; ON ARRIVAL. President Muhammadu Buhari,  Deputy Speaker, Rt Hon Yusuf Sulaiman Lasun, Senate leader Senator Lawan Ahmed, Clerk of the National Assembly Alhaji Mohammed Sani Omolori and House Leader Hon Femi Gbajabiamila as President Arrival for the 2018 Budget Presentation at the National Assembly in Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE/STATE HOUSE. NOV 7 2017

Buhari Inducts the Armed Forces Council, to Visit Ebonyi State

BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja• President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the Armed Forces Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, just as he prepared for a...

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Take Advantage of Whistle Blowing Policy, Magu Tells Nigerians

•Ikoyi billions: court orders forfeiture of apartment where cash was stashed• BY EMEKA AGU with agency report• The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)...

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Why Nigeria Moved up in World Bank’s Ease of Doping Business Index, Says Osinbajo

BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja•  Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has stated that Nigeria scaled up 24 places in the recent World Bank Ease of Doing...

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Obiano Steps Up Campaign, Promises Better Working Condition for Workers

BY OSOLOKA NNAMDI in Awka• Stepping up his election campaign on Wednesday, Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State promised to commence a N500 million Housing Estate...

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PDP Chairmanship Aspirants: Group Applauds Makarfi, BOT Members on Fairplay

BY OLAJIRE ADEMOLA in Ibadan• A socio-political group, the Southwest Patriotic Forum (SPF) has applauded the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

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IPOB Accuses Army of Holding Nnamdi Kanu

Slams Financial Times over ‘negative report on Biafra•’ BY OSOLOKA NNAMDI in Awka• The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Wednesday accused the...

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AITEO Not Selling Stake in OML 29, Says Management

Aiteo Group has said it did not announce the commencement of any plans to sell off any of its stake in OML 29. The management on Wednesday said “It has come to our...

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Niger Delta Militants to Resume Attacks, Warns there will Be Blood

To the international oil companies working in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, a militant cease-fire is officially over, the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) said Friday....

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IPOB Angry, Says Ohaneze Ndigbo, Aso Rock Lied with UN Visit to Enugu

Says ‘Ibn Mohammed Chambas is Ghanaian of Hausa/Fulani extraction• BY CHIDUBEM UKAMAKA in Port Harcourt• Contrary to beliefs, the United Nations delegation...

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World Bank Doing Business Report on Nigeria Fantastic, Says Osinbajo

Despite Nigeria’s latest impressive ranking in the World Bank’s latest ‘Doing Business’ report, the Buhari administration will continue to...