Police constable dismissed for alleged secret cult membership
The police in Akwa Ibom identified the dismissed officer as Mfon Esio with the service number F/NO. 513379.
Amaechi loses as court declares man from rival faction Rivers APC chairman
The APC has barred its members from appealing the judgement.
COVID-19: Security vehicles used to transport people ‘unlawfully’ into Akwa Ibom – Commissioner
The ban was put in place in place by the federal and state governments to halt the spread of coronavirus.
Edo 2020: Obaseki attends late-night screening at APC secretariat
The party had slated June 22 for its direct mode of primary in the state while Nigeria’s electoral body, INEC, had fixed September 19 for the Edo 2020 Governorship election.
Ogoni cleanup: Lockdown, land tussle responsible for delay – NOSDRA
The DG said about $380 million have been provided by the oil industry operators and less than $50 million has been spent.
Edo Governorship: APC ‘refused to screen Obaseki’ – Aide
The governor’s spokesperson said the committee deliberately exempted Mr Obaseki from the screening process.
COVID-19: Cross River begins mass production of PPE ahead school resumption
The state government says it is planning a trial resumption of public schools.
Edo Governorship: Obaseki-Oshiomhole feud thickens as forgery allegation trail aspirant’s credentials
Mr Obaseki’s Bachelor of Arts degree in Classical Studies from the institution in 1979, alongside other aspirants were pasted for public scrutiny at the party’s secretariat in Abuja on Monday.
Rivers: Senate wades into mysterious deaths on Bonny Island
The suspected environmental poisoning in that area of Rivers State.
Alleged N40bn Fraud: Senators receive update on probe of NDDC
The Senate has extended the tenure of the ad-hoc committee investigating the allegation by four weeks
11 Edo communities benefit from N18bn erosion control projects
Some of the beneficiaries include Edo College, Ogiso, Urora, Ibore, Emu, Fugar and Agenebode communities
Obaseki discloses ‘the bottom line’ of his quarrel with Oshiomhole
The protracted quarrel between the two has the potential to thwart the governor’s second term ambition.
Senator reacts to NDDC’s contract fraud allegation
The senator accuses the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, of “being the greatest beneficiary of contract awards and looter of the commission”.
COVID-19: Edo records five new deaths as confirmed cases exceed 400
Most of the deaths recorded in the state are persons above the age of 60, an official said.
Edo Governorship: APC displays aspirants’ credentials, speaks on Obaseki-Oshiomhole feud
Despite the obvious evidence, APC’s spokesperson insists there is no crisis in party
NDDC says senator used 11 companies to secure N3.6 billion contracts from commission
The disclosure appears to be a response to a revelation that Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, inserted N500 million worth of projects in the 2017 budget.
How Oshiomhole once denounced as untrustworthy man he now wants as governor
Mr Ize-Iyamu’s return to APC has been a major threat to Mr Obaseki’s second term ambition.
Student amputated after being shot by Nigerian soldier seeks help
The Nigerian Army said it “cannot be vicariously liable for the actions of its personnel when they act on a frolic of their own.”
Two months old baby diagnosed with COVID-19 in Delta
“No one should doubt that COVID-19 is real; there are confirmed cases in 13 local government areas of the state.”
Edo Governorship: APC seeks public verification of aspirants’ records
The party lost big recently when its governor in Bayelsa was sacked over false documents.