Bakassi Peninsula: Nigerian senator accuses Cameroon of violating Greentree Agreement
Nigerians living in the region allege neglect.
Publish names, prosecute suspended contractors now, ANEEJ tells NDDC
NDDC recently revoked N200 billion worth of abandoned contracts.
Magu charges CSOs to monitor Niger Delta contracts
“We must monitor how contracts are being given and how they are executed to ensure transparency and accountability.”
Police vow to arrest suspects who beheaded two brothers in Rivers
The late Emeka and Ifeanyi Wobo were said to have left home on July 10.
Akwa Ibom governor bows to opposition, dissolves state electoral commission
Opposition party had opposed the reign of former electoral boss
Uduaghan was a failure as Delta governor, Pat Utomi insists
The professor and the ex-governor have exchanged words on governance in Delta State.
Bayelsa governor proceeds on vacation, appoints deputy as acting governor
Mr. Dickson did not disclose the duration of the vacation.
Edo State University not for the poor — Vice Chancellor
The university was approved by the NUC as Nigeria’s 41st state university.
Nigerian Governor invigilates primary school exams
The governor expresses satisfaction with the comportment of the pupils.
Bakassi people ‘discover new island but Nigerian govt foot-dragging’ — Leader
The Bakassi community accuse the government of abandoning them.
Nnamdi Kanu fights bail conditions; alleges discrimination
Mr. Kanu’s bail was based on 12 major conditions, some of which require him to avoid a crowd of more than 10 people.
No more automatic promotion for Edo workers – Gov. Obaseki
The governor said that henceforth promotion would be based on performance.
NDDC rice mill will help end rice importation – Minister
“Before the Buhari-led administration took office, the Federal Government spent five million dollars daily.”
APC makes U-turn, says it is now willing to participate in Akwa Ibom council elections
“APC has very strong reservations about the status, character, integrity, and probity of the leadership of AKISIEC.”
Nine people confirmed dead in Calabar tank farm explosion
Several other persons, who sustained injuries, are currently being treated in one of the hospitals in Calabar.
Police commissioner moved from Akwa Ibom after six months in office
Police commissioners have no fixed tenures, and their postings are usually at the pleasure of the inspector-general of police.
Why I don’t use new bullet-proof vehicle – Governor Obaseki
The governor denied that the state government owed pensioners.
Pix: Gov. Obaseki
317 ex-Niger Delta militants graduate from U.S., UK universities in 2017 – Boroh
The figure is for the first seven months of the year.
Gowon commends Dickson’s educational programmes, commissions Ijaw National Academy
The former military ruler described the facilities at the academy as impressive.