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Niger Delta: Diaspora group hails Buhari for sustaining amnesty programme

– President Muhammadu Buhari has been commended for sustaining the amnesty programme in the Niger Delta – The commendation was made by the Nigerian Diaspora Professionals Forum during an assessment visit to the region – It is expected that a confidential report shall be submitted to the president, the National …

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FG approves $5.3bn for Ibadan-Kano standard rail project – Amaechi

The minister disclosed this in a statement issued on Thursday in Abuja by his media aide, Mr Israel Ibeleme after the 3rd Maritime Stakeholders Interactive Forum held in Lagos. “Yesterday, we got approval to complete the 5.3billion dollar Ibadan to Kano rail project and we have also applied for funding …

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Buhari: PDP Supporter Stabs APC Loyalist For Celebrating Tribunal Victory

APC vs PDP cartoon   A middle-aged supporter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Best Uduophori, has allegedly stabbed a loyalist of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Elvis Omoiri, for celebrating the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential election petitions tribunal. According to an eyewitness, Omoiri, had gone …

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Gov Okowa, Ehanire decry Nigeria’s global maternal, child mortality ranking

– Nigeria’s ranking as the country with the highest maternal and child mortality rate in the world is still a source of worry – Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and the minister of health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire have expressed concerns over the situation – They made their positions known …

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Delta APC hails Presidential Election Petition Tribunal for uncommon courage

Imonina said the chairman and members of the tribunal had written their names in gold. “This is in view of the fact that in spite the media trial of the petition by the opposition party, they were not deterred in doing justice in accordance with the law. “In the course of the hearing …

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Group urges Niger Deltans to support new board of NDDC

BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME A group, Warri Urhobo Democratic Alliance has called on Niger Deltans to support the new board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to achieve the  development goals of the commission in the region. NDDC A statement signed by Professor Douglas Ewharute , Engr Justin Akpobaro  and …

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NDDC BOARD: Isoko people hail Erue’s appointment

By Festus Ahon ASABA- Isoko people under the aegis of the Isoko Ethnic Nationality Movement, have described the appointment of Prophet Jones Ode Erue as Commissioner representing Delta State in the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC as well deserved. NDDC The group in a statement by Mr …

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Niger Delta Ex-Militants reject appointment of N……

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru  FORMER Niger Delta agitators under the auspices of ex-Niger Delta militant in the riverine community of Okoloba-Bomadi local government Area of Delta State have kicked against the appointment of Mr. Bernard Okumagba as Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)  The group while kicking against the …

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Ndokwa-Ndoshimili communities protest over NDDC appointments

Hundreds of protesters from Ndokwa and Oshimili communities in Delta North stormed the state’s Government House and House of Assembly in Asaba, urging the governor and the state legislature to intervene in the perceived lopsided appointments into the Niger Delta Development Commission. In a letter presented to the governor and …

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Niger Delta Ex-Militants reject appointment of NDDC MD

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru  FORMER Niger Delta agitators under the auspices of ex-Niger Delta militant in the riverine community of Okoloba-Bomadi local government Area of Delta State have kicked against the appointment of Mr. Bernard Okumagba as Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)  The group while kicking against the …

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