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Rivers guber: Court takes final decision on suit seeking to disqualify Wike

Rivers guber: Court takes final decision on suit seeking to disqualify Wike

An Abuja Federal High court on Friday dismissed the alleged birth certificate forgery suit seeking to disqualify the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike from participating in the Saturday’s governorship election in the state. The plaintiff,…

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Aiteo: Nigerian govt speaks on Nembe explosion

Aiteo: Nigerian govt speaks on Nembe explosion

The cause of the March 1 explosion from Oil Well No.7 within Nembe Creek oilfields remains unknown as the investigation into the incident enters day two, the Federal Government says. The National Oil Spills Detection…

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State elections: VON DG, Okechukwu speaks on APC using federal might in south east

State elections: VON DG, Okechukwu speaks on APC using federal might in south east

Ahead of the Saturday’s gubernatorial and State Houses of Assembly elections, the Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON) and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has allayed fears being fueled by the opposition…

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PDP vs APC: Apostle Idongesit makes shocking prediction on Akwa Ibom governorship race

PDP vs APC: Apostle Idongesit makes shocking prediction on Akwa Ibom governorship race

The Spiritual leader of the Passion of The Cross of Jesus Ministries, Senior Apostle Matthew Idongesit, has predicted a loss for the incumbent Governor of Akwa Ibom State and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate,…

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Ekpenyong speaks on Akpabio’s decision to withdraw case in court

Ekpenyong speaks on Akpabio’s decision to withdraw case in court

The senator-elect for the Akwa Ibom north west senatorial district, Engr. Chris Ekpenyong has commended Senator Godswill Akpabio whom he defeated in the recent National Assembly polls for withdrawing case he earlier filed in court.…

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EFCC arrests Kwara Chief of Staff, finance commissioner, AG, Sterling Bank officials, others

EFCC arrests Kwara Chief of Staff, finance commissioner, AG, Sterling Bank officials, others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday announced the discover of about N1billion cash withdrawal by the Kwara State Government from an account domiciled with Sterling Bank. It said the money was disbursed…

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Nigeria Elections: CDD lists 9 ‘battleground states’ to watch out for on Saturday

Nigeria Elections: CDD lists 9 ‘battleground states’ to watch out for on Saturday

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Friday called the attention of security agencies to nine `battleground states’ in the country to tackle ahead of the March 9 elections. Dr Joe Abbah, member of…

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Ateke Tom speaks on soldiers’ attack on palace, blows hot

Ateke Tom speaks on soldiers’ attack on palace, blows hot

Paramount Ruler of Okochiri Kingdom of Okrika Local Government Area (LGA) of Rivers state, HRM Ateke Tom, on Friday confirmed invasion of his palace by Army operatives on Thursday evening. He spoke through the Chief…

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Gov. Okorocha fingered as EFCC arrests Imo Accountant-General

Gov. Okorocha fingered as EFCC arrests Imo Accountant-General

The Accountant General of the Imo State Government, Uzoho Casmir, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Casmir was arrested for allegedly aiding the State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, to launder N1.05bn…

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Peterside speaks on arrest of Wike’s commissioner, Rivers guber election

Peterside speaks on arrest of Wike’s commissioner, Rivers guber election

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Dr Dakuku Peterside, says he is not behind the arrest of Rivers Commissioner for Education, Dr. Tamunosisi Gogo-Jaja. He also denied accusation that he…