Tuesday , July 16 2019

Confusion over Onokpite’s death

By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South FOR about two weeks running, controversy has continued to dog the death, November, 26, of the former gubernatorial candidate of the Citizens Popular Party, CPP, in Delta State, Chief Ogbe Onokpite, who was shot dead by the police in Warri, Delta State, allegedly in …

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Nigeria : Senate to NFF – Focus On Home-Based Players, Grassroots Dev

8 December 2011 The Sports and Social Development Committee of the Senate yesterday admonished the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to re-strategize and focus more on home-based players, while also re-orientating players who represent Nigeria on the need for patriotic fervour and total commitment. Speaking during a parley with the leadership …

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I Owe My Success To Kennis Music–Goldie

Sweet face songstress, Goldie, is indisputably Nigeria’s pop diva. She is what many would call, ‘Nigeria Lady Gaga’ with her eccentric fashion choice. In an exclusive interview with Entertainment Rendezvous, she attributed her successes to Kennis Music. ‘I have won several awards this year. As at November 11 this year, …

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Why Super Four Was Cancelled

| Print | E-mail Written by Saturday, 10 December 2011 Share Facts have emerged why the Nigeria Premier League (NPL) put off the 2010/11 Super Four initially billed to take place in Lagos. The top four finishers on the log after the regular season, Dolphins, Sunshine Stars, Warri Wolves and Kano Pillars were to take …

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Police DIG Faults Recruitment Process

| Print | E-mail Written by Sylvester Idowu, Warri Saturday, 10 December 2011 Share DEPUTY Inspector General of Police (DIG) in charge of the South-South, Mohammed Yesufu, on Thursday, acknowledged that it was only in the Nigerian Police that a mad man could get recruited and rise in ranks. Addressing officers and men of the …

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How 3 people died,100 injured as community clashes with security agents

By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor,       South-South UZERE kingdom in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State is the second place oil was found in Nigeria in 1958 after Olobiri in Bayelsa State and like Olobiri, its story in the past 53 years has been that of lamentation. According to …

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Pa Egbunike for burial December 16

A community leader, Pa Joseph Oknma Egbunike, is dead. He will be buried on  Friday, December 16, 2011 at his hometown, Ezi, in the Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State. Fondly called Npinpi by admireres and neighbours, Egbunike, who was born on March 19, 1926, died on November …

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Shocker: Sale Of Pubic, Albino Hair Booms In Delta

Sale of pubic and Albino hair has become big business in Delta State, even as used pants, finger nails are also used in the preparation of a charm called ‘love soap’. LEADERSHIP WEEKEND gathered that the police have arrested six native doctors in connection to the bizarre business. Our investigation …

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