Delta State

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Mar 7th, 2014
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By Christopher Isiguzo, The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday demanded the payment of N2.4 trillion as reparation and restitution from the federal government for the killings, violations, atrocities and injustices against Ndigbo in Nigeria since 1966. Although the zone...
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Jan 30th, 2014
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By Temisan Jackson I remember in those days at the Unibadan campus when we were doing out bits in campus journalism and we used to be thrilled by the breed of investigative journalists at Tell, Newswatch, and Punch who then risked their lives and defied the fangs of military dictatorship to provide t...
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Jan 27th, 2014
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Abalagada is a community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State. Abalagada is located along the River Niger and a Host Community (Land Lord) to NAOC Ltd. Since 1970 Agip has been operating in our land undisturbed. As at now, Agip has two viable oil wells in operation and many others cock...
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Nov 28th, 2013
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…MOUNTS PRESSURE ON THEM TO CONFIRM ALL INCLUDING A DEAD MAN Fejiro Oliver The fraud in Delta State reached a crescendo last week when the State Governor sent a letter to the Delta State House of Assembly asking them to screen some board members whom he had already sworn in on September 5th. In a [&h...
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Oct 8th, 2013
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By Emma Amaize & Akpokona Omafuaire EFFURUN — OGBUESHI Fidelis Tilije, three-time governorship running mate to Chief Great Ogboru in Delta State, has decamped from the Democratic Peoples Party, DPP, to All Progressives Congress, APC. He announced his move, yesterday, at a rally by APC in Effurun,...
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Oct 4th, 2013
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By Adekunle Lukman For almost two hours on Sunday 29th of September. 2013, president Goodluck Jonathan responded to questions from journalists and Nigerians on twitter on various national questions ranging from insecurity, power, 2015 elections to cost of governance, and corruption. President Jonatha...
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Sep 26th, 2013
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By Henry Ebireri Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) senatorial candidate in Delta Central, Chief Ede Dafinone Tuesday night vowed to protect the people’s rights to professional representation, sustainable economic development, quality education, job creation, improved healthcare services and poverty alle...
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Sep 20th, 2013
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Desperate to halt a probe into his finances, former Delta State Governor James Ibori tried to bribe anti-corruption boss Nuhu Ribadu in 2007 with $15m in cash in a bag so heavy one man alone could not lift it, Ribadu told a London court on Thursday. Reuters quoted Ribadu as telling the court that he ...
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Sep 19th, 2013
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former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori | credits: File copy Jailed former Delta State Governor, James Ibori, used front men and shell companies to acquire a hidden stake in privatised fertiliser company, Notore, a British police detective told a London court on Wednesday. Detective Constable ...
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Sep 18th, 2013
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5 and HALF REASONS WHY MINISTER OF NIGER DELTA SHOULD BE SACKED AND SHOULD NOT BE ELECTED A GOVERNOR PLUS AGAGU DEATH: NMA GOOFED BY CALLING FOR NATIONAL PUBLIC HOLIDAY I reject bad leadership, I reject tribalism, I reject mediocrity. I reject mis-performance. I reject a mismanaged government! Unknow...