Sunday , September 22 2019

TOP CELEBS TO STORM SILVERBIRD GALLERIA FOR ‘MIRRO BOY’ PREMIERE

Beyond the premiere of ‘Mirror Boy’, the movie profiled internationally as the future of Nollywood, Silverbird Galleria will on Friday, August 5, 2011 become another stars arcade as the line up of stars and celebrities expected at the event is almost endless. With increasing buzz and expectation as count down …

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Nigeria: 40 Rehabilitated Ex-Militants Secure Employment

Yunus Abdulhamid 2 August 2011 Following the completion of their vocational training, 40 ex-militants trained as seafarers in South Africa and the Petroleum Trust Institute (PTI) Warri have been engaged by Century Group, an outfit looking for skilled artisans to improve its business. These 40 youths are the first beneficiaries …

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Nigeria: Sylvester Monye – Square Peg in Square Hole

Chuks Iloegbunam 2 August 2011 opinion PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan appointed two new Special Advisers last week. They are Professor Sylvester Monye, the Special Adviser on Monitoring and Evaluation and Dr. Nwanze Okidegbe, the Chief Economic Adviser. During their swearing-in ceremony at the Presidential Villa, the President made a telling statement. …

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45-yr-old woman beheaded in Bomadi

ByFestus Ahon UGHELLI—A middle aged man, weekend, beheaded a 45-year-old woman in Bomadi, headquarters of Bomadi Local Government Area, Delta State. The woman, identified as Mrs Trust-Ere College, was allegedly killed in her farm at about 9am, Saturday. According to a source, the suspect was apprehended by the Police and …

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‘Nollywood Love’: Nigerian blockbusters for the internet generation

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) — How to make money from movies online is a question vexing studio executives the world over. But a Nigerian tech entrepreneur claims to have the answer — for his country’s burgeoning film industry at least. Jason Njoku is the managing director of Nollywood Love, an online …

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Boko Haram: ‘The hand of Esau, voice of Jacob’

Chief Prebor Nakpose King-Jerry hails from Bomadi in Delta State. He is the National President of Niger Delta for Credible and Visionary Leadership. In this concluding part of the interview with SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT Sunday Apah, he unveils his contributions to the Niger Delta struggle and the need for the Boko …

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NDDC Takes Over Utor Bridge Project, Budgets N15b

ASABA – Mr. Emmanuel Ogidi, the Commissioner representing Delta on the board of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has announced that the commission has taken over the completion of Utor Bridge project on the Ebu-Uromi Federal highway. Ogidi said a budgetary provision of N15 billion had been made by the …

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Govt to raise refineries capacity to 95%

Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke To make petroleum products available in the country, the Federal Government has said it is committed to raising the capacity of the four refineries in the country to 95 per cent. Currently, the refining capacity of refineries (Port Harcourt (old), Port Harcourt (new), Kaduna and Warri) is …

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