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Chevron lauds Awokoya Memorial Chemistry Competition, says competition achieving objective

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  The Annual Awokoya Memorial Chemistry Competition which was initiated by Nigeria National Petroleum Company/Chevron Joint Venture to promote the study of chemistry among secondary school student in the country is now achieving its objectives, says Mr Jeffrey Ewing, Managing Director, Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL. Ewing made this observation at the weekend during the 2017  Awokoya Memorial ...

Don’t Politicize HOSTCOM- Idibra tells Isoko people

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Isoko Ethnic HOSTCOM executives led by Comr. Morrister Idibra during their inauguration By Ovedhe Jerry Chairman, HOSTCOM Isoko ethnic nationality, Comr. Morrister Idibra has called on Isoko people not to politicize HOSTCOM so that they can benefit as Oil producing ethnic group in Niger Delta. Comr. Idibra stated this recently while giving his acceptance speech after his ...

Presidential Amnesty Programme Collaborates with Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs

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Presidential Amnesty Programme is to Collaborate with the Federal Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs to solidify lasting peace in the Niger Delta Region Mr. Wabiye Idoniboyeobu, media consultant to Brig-Gen Paul Boroh in a statement in Abuja said the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme General ...

Delta LG Polls: Agbarha community protest imposition of councillorship candidate

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Residents of Agbarha Community in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta on Wednesday protested alleged imposition of councillorship  candidate on them in the forthcoming Councils poll in the state. The aggrieved protesters who were mainly from Mc Dermmott ward 2 said they can no longer tolerate the continues imposition of candidates on them, stressing that ...

Nigeria’s Foremost Digital Youth Development Platform launched in Warri 

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In commemoration with the African Youth Day, a Youth leader Comrade (Engr.) Fuludu Raphael Peremene an alumnus of  President Barrack Obama Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) on Wednesday lunched Nigeria’s Foremost Digital Youth Development Platform (35ys.com.ng). While addressing newsmen during the occasion, Peremene said that November 1st is a unique day set aside yearly by Africa ...

UN Award to Gov. Wike Is a Scam – Rivers APC

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…UN-Habitat Disowns Award   Following obvious curiosity that is trailing a reported United Nations (UN)-backed award under the platform of Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements Awards (SCAHSA) and inquiries by the Rivers State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, on the status of the purported award, the UN-Habitat Headquarters, New York, which liaises with development partners on ...

Dignitaries Flood Katsina Atiku Care Inauguration As Late Yar’Adua, Others Receive Awards

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Several dignitaries and political big wigs were on ground to witness the inauguration of executives of the Atiku Care Foundation, Katsina State, held at the Soli Center, Katsina at the weekend. A statement signed by the foundation's Director Media and Publicity, North West, Jacob Onjewu Dickson, made avaikable to newsmen in Kaduna on Tuesday informed that ...

Okowa mourns Goje’s wife

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  Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on Monday condoled with Senator Danjuma Goje over the death of his wife, Yelwa. Governor Okowa in a statement issued on Monday by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, described Goje’s late wife as a mother per excellence who supported the husband and family throughout her lifetime. “On behalf of ...

Atiku Care Foundation Kaduna Condemns Assault On North West Zonal Media Director By Army, Police

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The Chairman of Atiku Care Foundation, Kaduna, Comrade Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani has condemned the assault of its Zonal Director Media and Publicity, Jacob Onjewu Dickson by Army and Policemen at the Kaduna Polo Club on Saturday. Danfulani expressed this when he led some state executive members of the foundation on a sympathy visit to Onjewu's residence ...

Exercise crocodile smile: Troops Capture Cultists, Pirates, Drug Addicts in Niger Delta

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As Exercise  CROCODILE SMILE II progresses, successes are being recorded in 6 Division Area of Responsibility (AOR). Specifically on 13th October 2017, troops of 343 Artillery Regiment carried out a robust patrol within Brass which led to the arrest of 9 suspects who were found to be in possession of substances suspected to be cannabis ...

Delta LG Election: Warri South PDP Affirms Tidi’s candidacy 

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Comrade Michael Tidi (left) addressing PDP faithful during the occasion. By Francis Sadhere People's Democratic Party (PDP), Warri South council area of Delta State, on Friday affirmed the candidacy of Comrade Micheal Tidi for the upcoming Delta state council election. The party, who had earlier adopted Comrade Tidi as their consensus candidate, affirmed his candidacy in a ...

Okumagba emerges Orosuen of Okere kingdom

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Paul Oghenero OKumagba The people of Okere Urhobo Kingdom of Warri in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State, have chisen a new Oroseun (Ruler), Prof. Paul Okumagba. The throne of Orosuen has been enmeshed in successor struggle following exit of His Royal Majesty, Benjamin Okumagba, the last Urosuen whose reign ended in April of ...

We Have Evidence of Shehu Sani Taking Bribes To Approve Foreign Loans, Kaduna CSOs Alleges

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Shehu Sani A coalition of Kaduna State Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have alleged that Senator Representing Kaduna Central District, Comrade Shehu Sani is corruptly enriching himself by receiving inducements before approving foreign loans for them. The group expressed this at a press briefing in Kaduna on Wednesday, where they claimed to have gathered enough evidence to ...

UPU MOVES TO ESTABLISH UNIVERSITY, VISITS SITE OFFERED BY OKPE KINGDOM

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From left, Chief (Prof.) Williams Odiete, Olorogun Moses Taiga, President-General, UPU, Prof Sam Oyovwaire, Prof. Sam Iboje and Chief (Mrs.) Margaret Unukegwor at the abandoned Polytechnic Site in Deghele-Elume during a working visit to the place by the UPU. OGHENETEJIRI NYERHOVWOIn continuation of its plan to establish a University for the Urhobo Nation, the Urhobo ...

Okowa Says Delta lottery will empower Deltans

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Delta State Governor Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (middle); Chairman, Delta State Lottery, Engr. Mark Shenton (righ) and Hon. (Barr.) Daniel Mayuku, during the Official Launching of Delta State Lottery, at 10 DBS Road, Asaba Delta State. IN line with its wealth creation programme, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has launched the Delta State Lottery, expressing hope that it ...
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