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RIVERS GUBER CANDIDATE, KIRIKA, FLAYS FG OVER OGONI CLEAN-UP, SAYS PDP, APC HAVE FAILED RIVERS PEOPLE

The governorship candidate of the National Rescue Movement Party (NRMP), in Rivers State Prince Victor Kirika has accused the Federal Government of deceiving the people on the burning issue of Ogoni clean up. Kirika said what was going on in Ogoni land was epileptic, saying that if elected as governor of the state in 2019, he will bring the international community closer and ensure that … Continue reading RIVERS GUBER CANDIDATE, KIRIKA, FLAYS FG OVER OGONI CLEAN-UP, SAYS PDP, APC HAVE FAILED RIVERS PEOPLE

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ONE HOUR WITH JOHN CARDINAL ONAIYEKAN AND CHIEF DUMO LULU-BRIGGS IN HOLY MASS – By Sotonye Ijuye-Dagogo

  The day was Friday, November 2, 2018 and the time was 7pm. The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, His Eminence, John Cardinal Olorunfemi Onaiyekan was scheduled to celebrate an evening Mass in his chapel at the Pope John Paul II Center, Abuja. In the congregation was a non-Catholic Christian, Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs who had requested the Cardinal to celebrate the Mass on his behalf on … Continue reading ONE HOUR WITH JOHN CARDINAL ONAIYEKAN AND CHIEF DUMO LULU-BRIGGS IN HOLY MASS – By Sotonye Ijuye-Dagogo

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FAKE NEWS, 2019 ELECTIONS, AWARDS TOP ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION AGENDA, AS DELTA ONLINE PUBLISHERS HONOUR ALAIBE, ADJOGBE, UKAH, UGWUMADU, OTHERS IN ASABA

Baring any unforseen last minute obstacles, the Delta Online Publishers Forum, DOPF will on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, roll out the drums to celebrate its Anniversary, with a loaded convention event which will feature robust discussions on the scourge of fake news and the 2019 elections, an awards ceremony and special inductions of outstanding statesmen and women into the Niger Delta Media Hall of Fame. … Continue reading FAKE NEWS, 2019 ELECTIONS, AWARDS TOP ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION AGENDA, AS DELTA ONLINE PUBLISHERS HONOUR ALAIBE, ADJOGBE, UKAH, UGWUMADU, OTHERS IN ASABA

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Kpomah Declares Intention to Vie for DTHA in Udu, Promises Quality Representation

Pastor Kpomah Ejiro has declared his intention to contest for Delta State House of Assembly, Udu Constituency, under the platform of Democratic People’s Party DPP, with a vow to give dynamic and quality representation to the constituents, if elected. Declaring his intentions in Otur-Udu on Thursday Kpomah said, “Delta State has not been making progress because wrong party the PDP has been in power since … Continue reading Kpomah Declares Intention to Vie for DTHA in Udu, Promises Quality Representation

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NIGERIAN BIRMINGHAM STAR, SOLOMON-OTABOR, EYES SUPER EAGLES CALL UP OVER THREE LIONS

Nigerian forward Viv Solomon-Otabor has turned down a chance to represent for England for Super Eagles in the nearest future. The 22-year-old London born was called up for England’s U21 2019 UEFA European Championship qualifiers against Andorra and Scotland which they won 7-0 and 2-0 respectively but the Birmingham City winger has reportedly declined Aidy Boothroyd’s call-up. Solomon-Otabor who has been Amaju Pinnick led Nigeria … Continue reading NIGERIAN BIRMINGHAM STAR, SOLOMON-OTABOR, EYES SUPER EAGLES CALL UP OVER THREE LIONS

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NWAOBOSHI IS AUTHENTIC, INEC NOMINATED PDP SENATORIAL CANDIDATE FOR DELTA NORTH – Adigwe

Reported by Andie Onyemeziem ATTENTION ANIOMA PEOPLE!!! The chairman, *SPON* Campaign Organisations, Hon. Pascal Adigwe has stated that he was unhappy about what he read concerning the nomination of his principal, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi. In a press release availabe to the media, he said that it was unfortunate that some persons could just go to the media with falsehood, thereby misleading our innocent Anioma citizens. … Continue reading NWAOBOSHI IS AUTHENTIC, INEC NOMINATED PDP SENATORIAL CANDIDATE FOR DELTA NORTH – Adigwe

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2019: Onyekachukwu Pledges Quality Representation for Aniocha North in DTHA

The House of Assembly candidate for Aniocha North LGA 11, on the platform of the Nigerian Peoples Congress NPC, Mr. Onyekachukwu Kenneth has promised to promote bills that will enhance the empowerment, growth and development of the youths, women and the vulnerable people in the state, stressing that he has passion for the development of youths. Addressing journalists shortly after the submission of his nomination … Continue reading 2019: Onyekachukwu Pledges Quality Representation for Aniocha North in DTHA

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EKWEREMADU: “I am still in the PDP,” Says DSP

Deputy Senate President and a leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South East, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has reacted to speculations making the rounds that he was on the verge of decamping to the All Progressives Congress, APC. There were reports that the lawmaker was leaving the party following some decisions taken by the PDP leadership which were not in his favour. There … Continue reading EKWEREMADU: “I am still in the PDP,” Says DSP

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FLOOD: Red Cross Donates Relief Materials to Over 170 Displaced Families, Other IDPs in Delta State, As Ogwezzy Calls For More Support For Victims

The Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) has extended its humanitarian and Philanthropist service to victims of the recent flood disaster in Delta State who are being sheltered at the various Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps across the State. The presentation of the relief materials which included food and non-food items to over 1700 families in the State, was inaugurated at the Oneh Camp Asaba which … Continue reading FLOOD: Red Cross Donates Relief Materials to Over 170 Displaced Families, Other IDPs in Delta State, As Ogwezzy Calls For More Support For Victims

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2019 Governorship Polls: PDP Delta Force Vows To Mobilize Massive Support For Okowa’s Return

-By Albert OGRAKA The Delta state government has expressed its desire to collaborate with formidable political pressure groups that are desirous of utilizing their genuine strategies towards the successful re-election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in the 2019 governorship election in the state. The pledge was made by the Director of Protocol, Government House, Hon. Ifeanyi Eboigbe, when he received stakeholders and members of the Peoples … Continue reading 2019 Governorship Polls: PDP Delta Force Vows To Mobilize Massive Support For Okowa’s Return

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NWAOBOSHI, OBORO, MANAGER MAKE INEC LIST AS DELTA PDP SENATORIAL CANDIDATES FOR 2019

Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, representing Delta North Senatorial zone, Hon. Evelyn Oboro, representing Delta Central Senatorial zone and Senator James Manager, representing Delta South Senatorial zone, have all been nominated and listed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as the duly qualified Senatorial candidates of Delta state Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 general elections. Their names were submitted to INEC as the elected … Continue reading NWAOBOSHI, OBORO, MANAGER MAKE INEC LIST AS DELTA PDP SENATORIAL CANDIDATES FOR 2019

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Breaking: ELUMELU, PONDI, EREYITOMI, OTHERS, MAKE INEC LIST AS DELTA PDP FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES

Former Member who represented Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency, in the Federal House of Representative, Rt. Hon. Ndudi Elumelu is among the Delta State PDP Candidates, who emerged victorious in the recent party primaries for the Federal Constituency Seats in the state, whose names were duly captured in the list of nominated candidates by the PDP National Working Committee that conducted the primaries and submitted the names … Continue reading Breaking: ELUMELU, PONDI, EREYITOMI, OTHERS, MAKE INEC LIST AS DELTA PDP FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES

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ATIKU ABUBAKAR OR MUHAMMADU BUHARI? – By Uche Woke

As Nigerians, we have the tendency of assessing growth and development on the basis of amenities and infrastructural improvement. Recently, corruption and security have formed the administrative agenda and has largely determined the scope of governance because clearly they are real issues troubling our nation. Yes, hunger is part of the Nigeria’s reality today. And obviously, the PDP will not relent in making it a … Continue reading ATIKU ABUBAKAR OR MUHAMMADU BUHARI? – By Uche Woke

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Okowa Presents N367, 09 Billion Budget Proposal For 2019 Fiscal Year

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on Wednesday, 17/10/18, presented a budget proposal of N367, 095,083,451 to the State House of Assembly for the 2019 fiscal year. According to the governor, capital expenditure in the projected budget will gulp the sum of N209, 999,054,198 which is 57.21 while the sum of N157, 096,029,253 or 42.79 per cent of the budget would be spent on … Continue reading Okowa Presents N367, 09 Billion Budget Proposal For 2019 Fiscal Year

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PIGB: Media Stake-holders Urge Quick Accent, to Fast-track Reforms, Enhance Investment in Oil/Gas Industry

Media Executives drawn from across the country, have called on Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, to give his accent to the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), in order to accelerate much needed reforms in the Oil/Gas sector and send the right signals to willing investors eager to participate in the Nigerian petroleum industry. A communique issued by the Media Executives at the end of the parley … Continue reading PIGB: Media Stake-holders Urge Quick Accent, to Fast-track Reforms, Enhance Investment in Oil/Gas Industry

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2019: Kimeku Vows to Free Deltans from Slavery, As Okpegwa Sues for Unity in DPP

The gubernatorial candidate of the Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) in Delta State, Mr. Richard Kimeku, a technocrat, has said the forthcoming general elections will be a turning point for the people of Delta State as they will be set free from poverty and slavery they have been subjected to by the ruling class, declaring that he will be elected and will be sworn in as … Continue reading 2019: Kimeku Vows to Free Deltans from Slavery, As Okpegwa Sues for Unity in DPP

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DELTA PDP PRIMARIES: Ugbomah Congratulates Party, Okowa for Job Well Done

One of the aspirants in the recently conducted Peoples Democratic Party, PDP primaries, Engr. Philip Ugbomah has congratulated the leadership of the party, the state governor, and the party faithful from Ndokwa East constituency for a successful exercise in the area. Engr. Ugbomah, in a statement after the exercise, said that the contest was a family affair, and a winner must emerge, in any election, … Continue reading DELTA PDP PRIMARIES: Ugbomah Congratulates Party, Okowa for Job Well Done

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TAMBUWAL CONGRATULATES ATIKU

October 8, 2018. His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, GCON, (Wazirin Adamawa) Former Vice President Federal Republic of Nigeria LETTER OF CONGRATULATIONS On behalf of my humble self, my family, and millions of my supporters from across the length and breadth of the country, I heartily rejoice with and congratulate Your Excellency on your emergence as the standard flag bearer of our great political party, the … Continue reading TAMBUWAL CONGRATULATES ATIKU

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2019: Isichei Expresses Confidence in INEC

A philanthropist and the House of Assembly candidate for Oshimili South State Constituency in the platform of the Labour Party LP, Mr. Somonu Taju Isichei has expressed confidence that the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, will adhere strictly to the provision of the electoral act, even as he commended the umpire for observing party primaries. Speaking during the labour party primaries where he amongst other … Continue reading 2019: Isichei Expresses Confidence in INEC

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ATIKU KICKS-OFF ‘THANK YOU TOUR’, VISITS WIKE IN GOVT. HOUSE PORT HARCOURT

Newly elected Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has paid a thank you visit to the governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, at the State’s Government House in Port Harcourt. In a move regarded by many as a gallant and responsible show of sportsmanship and maturity, the PDP Presidential standard bearer put aside whatever may have transpired during the PDP Presidential primary convention, … Continue reading ATIKU KICKS-OFF ‘THANK YOU TOUR’, VISITS WIKE IN GOVT. HOUSE PORT HARCOURT

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OBASANJO CONGRATULATES ATIKU

David Diai Former Nigeria President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has reportedly congratulated his former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, on his emergence as the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the forthcoming 2019 general elections in Nigeria. A terse statement, sourced from a usually reliably social media portal, credited Chief Obasanjo with the congratulatory message, in which the former President described Alhaji Atiku … Continue reading OBASANJO CONGRATULATES ATIKU

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JONATHAN CONGRATULATES ATIKU ABUBAKAR AS PDP PRESIDENTIAL FLAGBEARER

Immediate past Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has warmly congratulated the newly elected Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Presidential candidate, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, on his resounding victory in the PDP elective delegates convention to select a flag bearer for the party in the 2019 Presidential elections in Nigeria. Dr. Jonathan, who had stayed up all night to witness and participate as a delegate in the … Continue reading JONATHAN CONGRATULATES ATIKU ABUBAKAR AS PDP PRESIDENTIAL FLAGBEARER

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ATIKU ABUBAKAR IS PDP 2019 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

Wazirin Adamawa, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Presidential flag bearer for the 2019 Presidential elections in Nigeria. Alhaji Atiku scored 1, 532 votes to come tops amongst 12 Presidential ticket aspirants, who had slugged it out to the end in their quest to pick the sole ticket to represent the PDP in the 2019 general elections. The former Nigeria Vice President, … Continue reading ATIKU ABUBAKAR IS PDP 2019 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

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WE NEED A NEW BROOM IN LAGOS ISLAND – Deborah Ibijoke Rufai

“I am not contesting for personal gain but in the larger interests of society” says All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for the Lagos State House of Assembly, Lagos Island Constituency 1, Mrs. Deborah Ibijoke Rafai. She also described the incumbent as an unacceptable option. “I don’t want to assess him. The public should do that. I am not in the race because of him. We … Continue reading WE NEED A NEW BROOM IN LAGOS ISLAND – Deborah Ibijoke Rufai

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2019: NPC Will Field Credible Candidates – Mamuzo

The Delta State Chairman of the Nigeria People’s Congress NPC, Mr. Gabriel Mamuzo has assured Deltans that his party will field credible candidates in the 2019 general elections to be able to actualise its vision for the masses, even as he urged Nigerians to prepare to use their Permanent Voters Cards PVC, to vote in to power credible individuals irrespective of party inclination, so as … Continue reading 2019: NPC Will Field Credible Candidates – Mamuzo

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Battle to Represent Ndokwa East State Constituency: Who Among the Lot Gets PDP Ticket?

By Emmanuel Enebeli The People of Ndokwa East are desperately yearning for development, as the area which is abode of the wealth of the Nigerian state, with its numerous oil and gas deposit, has no better definition to describe it as a modern state, as virtually all it will take to modernity is lacking, despite the source of power supply to the seat of government … Continue reading Battle to Represent Ndokwa East State Constituency: Who Among the Lot Gets PDP Ticket?

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Delta 2019: Wrestling Power from PDP is A Joke, Nmalagu Tells Uduaghan

By Emma Enebeli The former governor of Delta state, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has been criticised for the recently stated view which was accredited to him, that he had been causing the opposition All Progressives Congress Party, APC, to loose election in the state, and they are now ready to turn the table, to take power from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Reacting to the statement, … Continue reading Delta 2019: Wrestling Power from PDP is A Joke, Nmalagu Tells Uduaghan

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OKOWA IN PORT-HARCOURT, ENDORSE ADOKIYE AMIESIMAKA STADIUM FOR PDP NATIONAL CONVENTION

Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt, Rivers State has been chosen as the venue for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Convention, Chairman of the planning committee for the event, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has said. Senator Okowa who is also the governor of Delta State, made the disclosure on 01/10/18, after the Committee had inspected different venues and agreed on Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, saying it … Continue reading OKOWA IN PORT-HARCOURT, ENDORSE ADOKIYE AMIESIMAKA STADIUM FOR PDP NATIONAL CONVENTION

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Breaking: DUMO LULU-BRIGGS DEMANDS POSTPONEMENT OF RIVERS APC GOVERNORSHIP PRIMARY SLATED FOR SEPTEMBER 30

David Diai Chief Dumo Lulu- Briggs, the top contender for the All Progressives Congress, APC, Rivers state governorship ticket and prominent member of the party in Rivers State, has demanded for the postponement of the Governorship primary in the state, slated for Sunday September 30, 2018. The demand for postponement of the APC Rivers Gubernatorial primary was contained in a Press statement issued by Mr. … Continue reading Breaking: DUMO LULU-BRIGGS DEMANDS POSTPONEMENT OF RIVERS APC GOVERNORSHIP PRIMARY SLATED FOR SEPTEMBER 30

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Campaign for Good Governance, CSOs, Others Caution Oshiomhole Over Attacks on Okowa

Campaign for Good Governance (CGG), in collaboration with the Civil Society Organisations, Non-governmental Organisations and ex-militants in Delta State have warned that they would deployed their combined strengths and resources to ward off any unwarranted attack on the nation democracy, noting that they will resist any attempt by external forces aimed at altering the political arrangements in Delta state through illegitimate means or intimidate the … Continue reading Campaign for Good Governance, CSOs, Others Caution Oshiomhole Over Attacks on Okowa

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2019: NPC Set to Deliver Good Governance to Deltans

An aspirant for Ughelli South constituency in the 2019 general elections under the platform of the Nigeria People’s Congress NPC, Dr. Stanley Onosigho has pledged to give effective representation and contribute immensely to the growths and development of the constituency when elected. Onosigho who made this promise when he visited the NPC State Secretariat in Asaba to obtain his nomination form, said his decision to … Continue reading 2019: NPC Set to Deliver Good Governance to Deltans

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UGBOMAH CONGRATULATES OKOWA ON APPOINTMENT AS PDP CONVENTION CHAIRMAN, HAILS DELTA GOV. ON GOOD GOVERNANCE AWARD

The recent appointment and inauguration of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, as the chairman of the Special National Convention Planning Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has been commended by a frontrunner of the Ndokwa East Constituency Seat of the party, Engr. Philip Ugbomah. In a in reaction to the appointment, Engr. Ugbomah said the selection of Governor Okowa is in recognition of … Continue reading UGBOMAH CONGRATULATES OKOWA ON APPOINTMENT AS PDP CONVENTION CHAIRMAN, HAILS DELTA GOV. ON GOOD GOVERNANCE AWARD

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DELTA PDP ACCUSES APC OF PLAYING DIABOLICAL POLITICS WITH BAILOUT FUNDS FOR COUNCIL WORKERS

The Delta State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted strongly to a press statement issued by the All Progressives Congress, APC in the state, accusing the opposition party of playing diabolical politics with its allegation that Governor Okowa’s decision to release N5 billion from the Paris and London club refund allocation accruing to Delta state, was politics of deceit. A press release … Continue reading DELTA PDP ACCUSES APC OF PLAYING DIABOLICAL POLITICS WITH BAILOUT FUNDS FOR COUNCIL WORKERS

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Nmalagu Calls for Unified PDP After Screening, Congress for Presidential Candidate

Ahead of the screening of Presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and the subsequent party congress that will produce the presidential candidate of the party for the 2019 general elections, and in anticipation of the speculated fallout from selecting one out of the numerous aspirants vying for the single ticket, on the political structure of the country, a Cleric, Bishop Greatman Nmalagu, has … Continue reading Nmalagu Calls for Unified PDP After Screening, Congress for Presidential Candidate

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DUMO LULU-BRIGGS MAKES PASSIONATE APPEAL TO RIVERS APC MEMBERS, SOLICITS FOR DELEGATES VOTES IN FORTH-COMING RIVERS APC GUBER PRIMARY

Ahead of the All Progressives Congress, APC Governorship primary in Rivers State, slated for Saturday, September 29, 2018, according the revised time-table released by the National Secretariat of the party, the leading contender in the race for the guber ticket, Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs, has appealed to Rivers delegates to vote for him as the candidate to fly the party’s governorship flag in the 2019 general … Continue reading DUMO LULU-BRIGGS MAKES PASSIONATE APPEAL TO RIVERS APC MEMBERS, SOLICITS FOR DELEGATES VOTES IN FORTH-COMING RIVERS APC GUBER PRIMARY

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PDP PRIMARIES: STAKEHOLDERS VOW TO RESIST IMPOSITION OF CANDIDATES, URGE PARTY TO ENSURE FREE, FAIR, CREDIBLE PROCESS FOR ALL CONTESTANTS

– By Chinwe Molokwu There is palpable anxiety and growing anger among some aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta North senatorial district (Anioma), over alleged plans to impose candidates on the party for the general elections in 2019. This feeling is laced with visible doubt and mistrust, despite repeated assurances by the state governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa who hails … Continue reading PDP PRIMARIES: STAKEHOLDERS VOW TO RESIST IMPOSITION OF CANDIDATES, URGE PARTY TO ENSURE FREE, FAIR, CREDIBLE PROCESS FOR ALL CONTESTANTS

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WHY WE REVOKED SKYE BANK LICENCE – Emefiele (Press Statement)

*(CBN Skye Bank Release)* CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA Gentlemen of the Press 1. You will recall that on 4th July 2016, we took a regulatory action on Skye bank Nigeria PLC. Specifically, this action led to the resignation of the Chairman, all Non-Executive Directors on the Board as well as the Managing Director, Deputy Managing Director, and the two longest-serving Executive Directors on the Management … Continue reading WHY WE REVOKED SKYE BANK LICENCE – Emefiele (Press Statement)

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CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE FROM CHIEF DUMO LULU-BRIGGS TO RT. HON. CHIBUIKE ROTIMI AMAECHI ON HIS REAPPOINTMENT AS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE 2019 APC PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN ORGANIZATION

*CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE FROM CHIEF DUMO LULU-BRIGGS TO RT. HON. CHIBUIKE ROTIMI AMAECHI ON HIS REAPPOINTMENT AS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE 2019 APC PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN ORGANIZATION.* Your Excellency, It is with utmost delight that I congratulate you, our party leader, on your reappointment by Mr. President as Secretary/Director General of the Presidential Campaign Organization, after you spearheaded the landmark victory in 2015. I join our party … Continue reading CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE FROM CHIEF DUMO LULU-BRIGGS TO RT. HON. CHIBUIKE ROTIMI AMAECHI ON HIS REAPPOINTMENT AS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE 2019 APC PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN ORGANIZATION

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Ex Super Eagles Star, Dickson Etuhu Charged with Bribery, Match-Fixing, Drugs Allegations in Sweden

Former Super Eagles midfielder Dickson Etuhu is in trouble with the Swedish authorities as he has reportedly been charged with bribery and a minor drugs offence. The 36-year-old former Premier League ace, denied the claim, after he was charged following an 18-month investigation in Sweden. According to reports, the former Manchester City, Preston, Norwich, Fulham, Blackburn and Sunderland midfielder has been accused of offering a … Continue reading Ex Super Eagles Star, Dickson Etuhu Charged with Bribery, Match-Fixing, Drugs Allegations in Sweden

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Ugbomah Condoles With Flood Victims in Delta

A frontrunner in the race for the Ndokwa East Constituency seat, in the Delta State House of Assembly and a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  Engr. Philip Ugbomah had condoled with victims of floods in the state, especially in Ndokwa East. Engr. Ugbomah, who condoled with them in a statement issued in Asaba, the Delta State capital, said that the flooding of lands … Continue reading Ugbomah Condoles With Flood Victims in Delta

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AMAJU PINNICK BREAKS JINX, EMERGES NFF PRESIDENT FOR SECOND TERM

David DIAI   Amaju Melvin Pinnick, the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF President, has again won the 2018 NFF’s elections which was held in Katsina, on Thursday September 20, 2018. The Delta State-born soccer technocrat and administrator, who is also the incumbent President of the Nigeria Football Federation and First Vice President of the Confederation of African Football, made history when he broke a six decade … Continue reading AMAJU PINNICK BREAKS JINX, EMERGES NFF PRESIDENT FOR SECOND TERM

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Comrade Ikeogwu, 2 Others Bag Ute-Okpu’s  Prestigious Award

By Abel Johngold The Chairman of Nigerian Union Of Journalists ( NUJ). Delta State Council, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu, the Principal Secretary to the Delta State Governor Mr. Hilary Ibegbulem and the Acting Permanent Secretary and Solicitor General, Delta State, Mr. Friday Mormah, have all been honoured with Awards of Excellence by the Ute -Okpu Youths Association, Asaba branch, for their immense contributions to the development … Continue reading Comrade Ikeogwu, 2 Others Bag Ute-Okpu’s  Prestigious Award

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DUMO LULU-BRIGGS MEETS SUPPORTERS, LOYALISTS IN PORT-HARCOURT, DECLARES INTENTION TO CONTEST RIVERS APC GOVERNORSHIP PRIMARY – by Salome Chiboka

The city of Port Harcourt went agog with great joy and jubilation, on Tuesday September 18, 2018, as the people in their massive numbers thronged the Port Harcourt International Airport to welcome one of their own and a great son of Rivers state, Chief Barr. Dumo Lulu-Briggs, as he arrived from Abuja to formally meet his people and tell them in person, that he had … Continue reading DUMO LULU-BRIGGS MEETS SUPPORTERS, LOYALISTS IN PORT-HARCOURT, DECLARES INTENTION TO CONTEST RIVERS APC GOVERNORSHIP PRIMARY – by Salome Chiboka

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DUMO LULU-BRIGGS THROWS WEIGHT BEHIND PRES. BUHARI ON DIRECT PARTY PRIMARIES, SAYS GOVERNORSHIP ASPIRATION NOT PERSONAL, BUT ABOUT WELFARE OF RIVERS PEOPLE – by David Diai

    Distinguished Rivers State legal luminary and the top contender for the Rivers State All Progressives Congress, APC, 2019 Governorship ticket, has thrown his weight solidly behind President Muhammadu Buhari’s preference and endorsement of direct primaries in the APC Party primaries to elect candidates to fly the party’s flag in the 2019 general elections, even as he has declared that his aspiration to become … Continue reading DUMO LULU-BRIGGS THROWS WEIGHT BEHIND PRES. BUHARI ON DIRECT PARTY PRIMARIES, SAYS GOVERNORSHIP ASPIRATION NOT PERSONAL, BUT ABOUT WELFARE OF RIVERS PEOPLE – by David Diai

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Ukah, Delta Info. Commissioner, Briefs Press, Reels Out Verifiable Achievements

Rounding off with this session of the Delta state Ministerial Press Briefings, organized by the Delta State Ministry of Information for Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs in the State, the Honourable Commissioner of Information, Ogbueshi Patrick Ukah took his own turn by briefing members of his immediate constituency – the Press on the achievements, expectations and other salient activities of the Ministry within the period … Continue reading Ukah, Delta Info. Commissioner, Briefs Press, Reels Out Verifiable Achievements

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PDP WIN IN HAA CONSTITUENCIES

September 17, 2018 The result was expected in Haa. There were no surprises. With the president of People’s Democratic Party, Tshering Tobgay contesting from Haa, no party was expected to spoil the party. PDP won a landslide victory in Haa. Of about 3,645 registered voters in the Sangbaykha constituency, only about 1,629 people voted on September 15. More than half of the votes went to … Continue reading PDP WIN IN HAA CONSTITUENCIES

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MY WILL TO SERVE – by Dumo Lulu-Briggs

Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs, the leading contender for the governorship ticket in Rivers state All Progressives Congress, APC, has re-stated his unshakable commitment to contest the governorship primary election of the party and stressed his total willingness to serve the people of Rivers state as their next governor come 2019. The distinguished legal luminary and front-line member of the Rivers APC, made this powerful pledge and … Continue reading MY WILL TO SERVE – by Dumo Lulu-Briggs

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Anger, Pain In Ndokwa East, As Floods Ravage Communities ***Nzekwe, Ijoma Call for Government’s Urgent Attention

Members of the Presidents and Secretary Generals Association of Ndokwa East LGA, have appealed to the Federal and Delta State Governments, Civil Society Organisations CSO, Corporate Organizations, and well meaning individuals to come to the aid of the people as floods ravaged the areas even as they expressed disappointment over what they described as ‘marginalisation and total disconnect’ between the people and the ruling class. … Continue reading Anger, Pain In Ndokwa East, As Floods Ravage Communities ***Nzekwe, Ijoma Call for Government’s Urgent Attention

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Ugbomah Hails Okowa on Promise to Construct Bridge Across the Ase River

Frontline aspirant to the Delta State House of Assembly, and member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Engr. Philip Ugbomah has hailed the Delta state Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, on his promise to construct a bridge across the Ase River in Ndokwa East. Reacting to the development, Engr. Ugbomah stated that the promise by the governor to elevate the economic potentials of the area, by … Continue reading Ugbomah Hails Okowa on Promise to Construct Bridge Across the Ase River

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Development or De-industrialisation? A New Look At Chinese Engagement With Africa – By Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

    Africa’s relations with China have been the subject of interest for decades. At a deeply personal level, my own first contact with China was almost romantic. My father was Nigeria’s Ambassador to the Peoples’ Republic of China in the early seventies and lived in Beijing, at the time of Chairman Mao and the Cultural Revolution. Later in life, reading the horrific tales from … Continue reading Development or De-industrialisation? A New Look At Chinese Engagement With Africa – By Sanusi Lamido Sanusi