Archives for August 17th, 2016

Robbery Attack On Warri NUJ Secretariat: Police Nab 4 Suspects

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...We Will Fish Out All Perpetrators - DPO The Nigerian Police (B division), Warri has arrested four suspects allegedly involved in a robbery incidence at the Secretariat of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Warri Correspondents' Chapel. IGP Ibrahim Kpotum Idris The suspects were apprehended at a hideout around the marine quarters in Warri where they were cooling off. The suspects ...

PDP Extends Caretaker Committee’s Tenure

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Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday extended the tenure of Senator Ahmed Markafi- led caretaker committee by one year. The party reconvened at its Rivers State secretariat in Port Harcourt after armed security operatives sealed off the Sharks International Stadium venue of the convention. Elections of national officers were removed from the day’s business after the Minority ...

ACTIVIST BLAMES JONATHAN FOR UNDERDEVELOPMENT IN NIGER DELTA REGION

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By Francis Sadhere The much talked about physical underdevelopment of the oil-rich Niger Delta region, in recent times, has been attributed to the failure of the immediate past Nigerian president, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, to articulate a categorical plan for the region. Goodluck Jonathan The Convener of the South-South Reawakening Group (SSRG), Comrade Joseph Ambakederemo, who gave this ...

DELTA STATE PDP LEGAL ADVISER MAKES CASE FOR IMMUNITY CLAUSE

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*Says, it should cover the three arms for balanced government. By: Ovedhe Jerry Delta State People’s Democratic Party Legal Adviser, Barr. Bernard Odior has supported immunity clause for the Senate President and his deputy. He said the immunity clause will give them enough time to attend to legislative matters and also to carry out their oversight function without ...

Crisis Rocks Ondo APC Over Tinubu’s Attempt To Impose Governorship Candidate

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Watchers of Ondo politics have said that there is palpable rancour between a faction of the All Progressives Congress ( APC) in the state and the National Leader of the party Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The reason for the rancour they say, is the National Leader's plans to hand-pick a candidate for the party ...

Group to Gov Okowa: Don’t kill DESOPADEC

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By Our Correspondent OIL bearing communities in Delta State have warned Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and the state House of Assembly against alleged plans to cripple the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC and divert its fund. Governor Ifeanyi Okowa Delta State Oil and Gas Stakeholders Group, DOGSG, which is comprised of Itsekiri, Ijaw, Urhobo, Isoko and Ndokwa ...