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Our boys are losing patience, Clarke tells Buhari

Ijaw national leader, Edwin Clark, has warned the Federal Government to take the issue of dialogue with the Niger Delta people more seriously as militants are losing patience. Clark gave the warning on Thursday, January 5, at a meeting of

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Nigeria Police sacks 6 officers linked to Governor Wike

The Nigeria Police Force on Friday dismissed six officers attached to the Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State over alleged professional misconducts during legislative rerun elections that held in the oil-rich state last year, the spokesperson for the force said.

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NCC arrests 25 suspected pirates, seizes goods worth N76.5m in 2016

The Lagos Zonal Office of the Nigerian Copyright Commission says it arrested 25 suspected pirates and seized goods worth N76.6 million in 2016. Mr Obi Ezielo, the Zonal Manager of the commission told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on

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Gombe screens 2,698 persons for N-power programme

No fewer than 2,689 persons have been screened in Gombe State for the first batch of the N-power programme, an official has said. The Focal Officer of N-power in Gombe, Hajiya Maryam Mele, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen

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NCC strengthens Police IT unit with equipment

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Thursday in Ibadan donated computer accessories to the Nigeria Police Force, Oyo, to strengthen the command’s intelligence and information gathering unit. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mrs Hafsat Lawal from the

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Farming: Kaduna employs 10,000 youths

The Kaduna State Government has begun the cultivation of 10,000 hectares of land to create job opportunities for 10,000 youths. The Executive Secretary of the Kaduna State Industrialisation and Micro-Credit Management Board, Alhaji Sabi’u Sani-Isma’ila, disclosed this on Thursday. He

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Niger Delta sabotage cuts OPEC output

OPEC oil output in December fell from a record high ahead of a deal to cut production, a Reuters survey has found . The survey published today said the output cut was assisted by attacks on Nigeria’s oil industry and

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‘You are liars,’ Aisha Buhari reacts to Sahara Reporters’ allegation of abuse of office

Press Release: AISHA BUHARI’s LINKAGE TO AN ALLEGED BLEEDING OF NIGERIAN HIGH COMMISSION IN LONDON: A TRAVESTY OF INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM The attention of the Wife of the President, Hajia Aisha Buhari has been drawn to a report in Sahara Reporters

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FG to build, revive 360 dams, lakes

The Federal Government says it will construct no fewer than 10 lakes and dams each in the 36 states of the federation to boost irrigation farming in 2017. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, disclosed the

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Operation Delta Safe embarks on Exercise Safety Check in the creeks

By Asare Asare, Calabar Operation Delta Safe (OPDS), made up of personnel from different security agencies including the Nigerian military, has combed the creeks of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States in an effort to rout remnants

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