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Chibok girls: Blame Shettima, not Jonathan –Diete-Spiff

Chibok girls: Blame Shettima, not Jonathan –Diete-Spiff

By Igoniko Oduma  Correspondent, Yenagoa   First Military Governor of old Rivers State, Alfred Diete-Spiff, has said that Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima and not President Goodluck Jonathan should…

Anxiety in Niger Delta over delay in Brass LNG take-off

By Igoniko Oduma  Correspondent, Yenagoa   There is anxiety in the Niger Delta region following the inability of the Federal Government to bring the multi-billion dollar Brass Liquefied Natural Gas…

Court stops NURTW from collection of levies from industrialists

By John Dugbe Special Correspondent, Ughelli    A HIGH Court sitting at Otor-Udu, Udu Local Government Area, Delta State has given a judgment stopping the Delta State chapter of the…

I’ll stop violence in A’Ibom, says governorship aspirant

By Daniel Abia Snr Correspondent Port Harcourt   A governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State and first Professor Product of the University of Port Harcourt, Professor Richard King, has assured…

Oshiomhole advocates training of girl-child

By Francis Onoiribholo  /  Bureau Chief Benin   Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has called for the training and empowerment of the girl-child which he said was “the smart…

Newspapering becoming more difficult in Nigeria –Edomi

Deacon Ovie Edomi is the publisher and editor-in-chief of The South-South Magazine. In a chat with journalists in Lagos, he opens up on what attracted him to journalism and his…

Monarchs commend Ovia North East boss

By Francis Onoiribholo /  Bureau Chief Benin   The Association of Paramount Chiefs (Enigie) of Ovia North-East Local Government Area, Edo State, has commended the Local Government Area Chairman, Mrs. …

Polls: LG boss assures of APC victory

By Francis Onoiribholo /  Bureau Chief Benin   The Chairman of Etsako West Local Government Area, Edo State, Hassan Kadiri, has assured members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the…

Edo to renovate school in Idumuebo

By Francis Onoiribholo  -  Bureau Chief Benin   Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has assured the people of Idumuebo Community in Ubiaja, Esan South-East Local Government Area of the state…

When NGO, Onicha-Ugbo people united against diabetes

By Eberechi Obiagwam Special Correspondent, Lagos In the bid to enhance the health status of people in their environs, the people of Onicha-Ugbo, living at the Alimosho area of Lagos…

Ominimini lauds Uduaghan’s achievements

By Sam Akadoro Special Correspondent Sapele The Commissioner representing Ughelli North and Ethiope East areas on the board of DESOPADEC, Chief Ominimini Obuovwevbi, has commended Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan on his…

Tompolo urges Uduaghan to establish hospitals in coastal communities

By Harris-Okon Emmanuel  Correspondent,. Warri A clarion call has gone out to the Delta State government to establish hospitals in rural riverside communities of the oil-rich state. Founder of Tompolo Foundation,…

Ugborodo crisis: Navy tasks leaders on peace

By Harris-Okon Emmanuel Correspondent, Warri. The crisis rocking the Ugborodo community in Warri South West council of Delta State has shown no sign of abating at least for now. Commander, Nigerian…

Rep commends Oshiomhole’s developmental stride

By Francis Onoiribholo  /  Bureau Chief Benin   The Chairman, House Committee on Education, Aminu Suleiman, has  described the contributions of Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, to the development of modern…

‘Uduaghan has restored peace, security to Delta’

Joel Bisina is a community leader and Niger Delta activist. In this interview with journalists in Warri, he talks on sundry topical issues, including the amnesty programme, President Goodlucl Jonathan’s…

Aziza served Nigeria with integrity – Olejeme

By Sam Akadoro   / Special Correspondent     The death of Major General Patrick Aziza (rtd) has deprived Nigerians, particularly Deltans of the services of one of the most consistent…

Afemai group raises alarm over Edo North erosion menace

By Francis Onoiribholo  / Bureau Chief Benin   Following the erosion menace now ravaging the entire Edo North, a body known as “Save Afemai Group” has  called on the state Governor,…

FG workers in A’Ibom lament unpaid salaries

By Idongesit Ashameri  / Correspondent, Uyo    Staff of federal establishments in Akwa Ibom State have expressed frustration over the non-payment of their salaries in 2012 following a system failure in…

Ebola: Customs distribute hand gloves to officers

By Godwin Egba / Special Correspondent, Port Harcourt   Officers and men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) in Port Harcourt Area I command have been sensitized on the need to…

Olejeme lauds Uduaghan’s development initiative

By Sam Akadoro  /  Special Correspondent Sapele   The Chairman, Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, Dr. Ngozi Olejeme, has lauded the Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, for setting high…

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