Monthly Archives: May 2017

Biafra restoration priority to all and sundry – Nnamdi Kanu

The Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and Director of Radio Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Wednesday said that the total compliance with this Sit-at-home directive he issued while still in Kuje Prison Abuja, has proven to him and Biafra … Continue reading

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31 ships laden with petrol, others expected at Lagos ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says 31 ships laden with petroleum products and other goods will arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos between May 31 and June 19. NPA, in its daily “Shipping Position” made available to the … Continue reading

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Rivers to shut illegal schools in September

Rivers Government will in September close schools operating illegally in the state, Mr David Briggs, Chairman, Rivers State Secondary Schools Board, has said. Briggs, who gave the assurance on Wednesday in Port Harcourt, urged proprietors of such schools to apply … Continue reading

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Osinbajo gives LASG go-ahead to reconstruct Lagos airport road

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has granted permission to the Lagos State Government to undertake the reconstruction of the International Airport Road from Oshodi. This is coming about two months after Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, publicly accused the Federal Ministry of Works, … Continue reading

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Gas Flaring: Host communities advocate for Regulatory Commission

Oil and Gas host communities of Niger Delta has advocated for establishment of gas Regulatory Commission to tackle menace of gas flaring that has destroyed its environment in the Niger Delta. Presenting their position paper at a one day public … Continue reading

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Gunmen kidnap lawmaker on Abuja-Kaduna highway

Kwakwaso’s political family was thrown into shock Wednesday following reports that a member representing Sumaila/Takai Federal Constituency, Garba Durbunde, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen around Abuja-Jere axis of the Abuja-Kaduna highway. Garba Durbunde, a longstanding political associate of former Governor … Continue reading

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Kebbi govt battles malaria, clears dump sites

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has launched a programme aimed at stopping malaria in the state with removal of dumping sites from public domains. Bagudu, who flag-off the exercise, on Wednesday, at the School of Nursing and Midwifery, … Continue reading

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