Wednesday , August 21 2019

Two Nigeria-Born Players Made The Major League Soccer ‘Team Of The Week’

There are just two months left until the 2019 Major League Soccer season comes to an end. Looking back at performances last week, the league has released a list of players who made the ‘Team of the Week‘, and it features two Nigeria-born players: Ike Opara and Nedum Onuoha. A defender, …

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Delta govt to rid communities of criminal herdsmen

By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—DELTA State government is  to set up community vigilantes to  protect women going to farms  from criminal  herdsmen attack. Herdsmen Senior Special Assistant to the governor of the state, Mr Daniel Ezekiel, disclosed this in Warri, warning herdsmen in the state with a mind for criminal activities, …

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Pirates, violent herdsmen, others urged to steer clear of Delta

Criminals such as sea pirates, violent herdsmen, cultists and others have been urged to steer clear of Delta State for their own good. The warning came from the Senior Special Assistant on Security to Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, Comrade Ezekiel Daniel, at his maiden press briefing after …

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Billionaire Kenneth Bramor from Warri allegedly buys car for his new girlfriend

– Popular Warri billionaire Kenneth Bramor allegedly buys his new girlfriend a brand new car – The billionaire, who is known for spending on his partners, seems to have found love again after his breakup – Bramor was once married to popular interior designer, Ehi Ogbehor Well-known Nigerian businessman, Kenneth …

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Warri port channel: NNPC sets up committee

By Godfrey Bivbere FOLLOWING complaints about the absence of channel management outfit for maintenance dredging of Warri port and the shallow channel of the port caused by the pipelines belonging to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, the Corporation’s management has constituted a committee to find lasting solutions to the problem. …

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Stakeholders fault Federal Government’s plan for repairs of Enugu airport

The planned closure of Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu State, by the Federal Government to give way for contractors to fix the runway, is not going down well with stakeholders from the South East. For some time now, the runway has been in a state of disrepair; hence government has …

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Enugu Airport Renovation: S-East Govs ask for postponement

—Demand Julius Berger as contractor By Dennis Agbo ENUGU- GOVERNORS in the South East have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to postpone the scheduled renovation of tarmac for Akanu Ibiam International airport Enugu to October. File: Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. The Governors also demanded that the contract for the renovation …

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Paul Pogba: Man United promise action against fans who racially abused midfielder ▷ Nigeria news

– Paul Pogba has become the latest victim of racist abuse after missing a penalty against Wolves – Man United have urged social media companies to take action against the perpetrators – Pogba’s penalty miss proved costly as Man United missed out on a vital win away from home Man …

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Delta Government To Create Wealth, Employment Through CBN Oil Palm Development Initiative (OPDI) Project

The Delta State Government has reiterated its commitment to key into the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Oil Palm Development Initiative (OPDI), to increase wealth and to promote economic growth in the state. The Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr Julius Egbedi stated this at the stakeholders meeting of …

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Delta Govt. earmarks 33,000 hectares for oil palm cultivation

Delta Government has earmarked over 33,000 hectares of land in 28 communities across the state for commercial cultivation of oil palm. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the state’s decision to establish large scale oil palm production was in line with Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Oil Palm …

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