South South

What Dakuku Peterside actually said about ex-Governor Odili, wife — Rivers APC

The Rivers APC clarifies the controversial comment credited to its governorship candidate

Odigie-Oyegun Meets Akwa Ibom APC Delegation Over Supreme Court Judgement

Mr. Odigie-Oyegun says APC is waiting for the Supreme Court to give reasons for the decision.

Cross River Government condemns burning of cocoa estate

Some unidentified youth from the area set the plantation and hundreds of building in the settlement on fire.

APC asks Buhari to probe Supreme Court judgment on Akwa Ibom election

“We believe such enquiry is inevitable to address the possible consequences of the Supreme Court judgment.”

Mama-put operators, onion sellers, barbers, others to get loans without collateral in Rivers — Gov. Wike

“The aim of this empowerment programme  is to  reach the mama-put operator, the onion seller, the barber…”

Federal High Court

Edo council boss, 5 others arraigned for contract scam

The accused are standing trial fraudulent contract awards.

Akwa Ibom APC guber candidate, Umana, reacts to Supreme Court ruling

Mr. Umana thanks his supporters for support.

Nigerian Army ‘arrests suspects behind Agip, Escravos pipeline blasts’

Recent blasts on oil pipelines resulted in ​the ​closure of Warri and Port Harcourt refineries​.​

Brave shop owner in Bayelsa locks up two gun-wielding robbers

The robbers were promptly arrested and the exhibits recovered.

Rivers APC leaders lament party’s bad fortune in state, seek meeting with Buhari

The Rivers APC leaders say they have been exposed to undue attacks hatred and discrimination for supporting Mr. Buhari

Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas, NLNG

Nigeria LNG offers to pay 50% construction cost of N60 billion Bonny-Bodo road

The company says it is administering several economically beneficial programmes to Rivers State and Bonny Local Government.

EFCC to go after NDDC contractors

NDDC assured the EFCC of cooperation and support.

37 killed in 118 road crashes in Akwa Ibom

The number of road crashes reduced from previous year.

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, NIMASA Boss

APC vows to win all 36 national, state assemblies seats in Rivers re-run election

Dakuku Peterside to lead APC’s campaign in the state

Nigerian Army arrests suspected Boko Haram member in Delta

The suspect, Bukar Abacha, was arrested shortly after he arrived the popular Hausa quarters in Sapele.

Rivers Election: How Wike’s lawyers argued, won at Supreme Court

The court will give details of the ruling at a later date.

Buhari reaffirms commitment to clean-up of Ogoni

The president seeks UN support.

Rivers PDP dedicates Wike’s victory to God

The party called on people to support the governor irrespective of political leaning.

APC tasks Niger Delta Minister on completion of East-West Road

The contract for the construction of the East-West Road was first awarded in 2006.

Delta to receive N3.3billion additional grant from EU – Official

Delta is receiving N7.9 billion in total.

Gunmen storm Bayelsa community, abduct one

A clergy was shot and wounded.

Nigerian navy ship

Nigerian Navy discovers illegal oil bunkering site on government facility

“Following intelligence tip-off, we raided the area and discovered seven different storage facilities…”

Many job seekers in Akwa Ibom holding fake govt. employment letters – Gov. Emmanuel

The state civil service is the major employer of labour in Akwa Ibom state.

Edo state map

PDP Governors’ Forum coordinator joins Edo governorship race

As a first step in the race, Mr. Onaiwu will seek the ticket of his party, the PDP.

Lassa Fever: Cross River govt. warns residents against ‘drinking garri’

Poor storage could allow rats access to garri and other food items.