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  • NDDC Partners Un Agency In $60M Agric Programme

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    The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is partnering with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), on a $60 million (about N21 billion) job creation programme, which will help reduce youth unemployment in the Niger Delta region. The managing director of the NDDC, Mr. Nsima Ekere, who disclosed this when IFAD officials paid a courtesy…

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  • Tributes Pour In For The Late Ogbemudia

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    It was rain of tributes for the former military administrator of the old Bendel state, Dr. Samuel OsaigbovoOgbemudia, whom Nigerians describe as a man of character. The late Ogbemudia died on Friday at the age of 84, after brief illness. Since the news of his death filters, Nigerians from all walks of life have continued…

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  • Wike Congratulates Tor Tiv On Successful Coronation

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    Rivers State governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike has congratulated the Tor Tiv, His Majesty, Orchivirigh Professor James Ortese Ayatse, on his successful coronation as Tor Tiv V, the traditional ruler of the Tiv nation. Wike, in a congratulatory message to Ayatse, said he is confident that the traditional ruler will bring his wealth of experience …

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  • Rivers Rerun: Court Grants Bail To 4 Detained PDP Chieftains

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    A Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Port Harcourt,  Rivers State, has granted bail to four chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),  who were arrested by security agencies last Saturday, for various offences during the concluding rerun elections in Etche local government area of Rivers State. The accused persons were the state publicity secretary of…

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  • Ohaneze To FG: Stop Hounding Pro-Biafra Agitators

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    The apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohaneze-Ndigbo World-wide, has advised the federal government to go into dialogue with pro-Biafra agitators, especially members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), rather than  detaining and killing them. This is as it called on Igbos who…

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  • NYSC Refuses To Participate In Rivers Rerun

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    The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said none of its members will participate in the conclusion of the legislative rerun election in Etche and Omuma local government areas of Rivers State on Saturday, February 25, 2017. This development, LEADERSHIP observed may not be unconnected with the violence that trailed March, 19 and December 10,…

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  • NYSC Refuses To Participate In Rivers Rerun

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    The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said none of its members will participate in the conclusion of the legislative rerun election in Etche and Omuma local government areas of Rivers State on Saturday, February 25, 2017. This development, LEADERSHIP observed may not be unconnected with the violence that trailed March, 19 and December 10,…

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