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Jan 17, 2017

IDPs camp bombing shocking, unacceptable – Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières), on Tuesday ...
Jan 17, 2017

Breaking: Wike floors Amaechi as pro-PDP lawmaker emerges House Minority Leader

Rivers State Governor, Ezebuwon Nyesom Wike, has dusted Transportation ...
Jan 16, 2017

Wike 6: Fear grips other security aides

... Gov’s loyalists allege assassination plot Days after the sacking of ...
Jan 16, 2017

Crack in Rivers APC deepens

… Group calls for Ikanya’s sack over alleged fraud … ...
Jan 13, 2017

Niger Delta ex-agitators back Buhari

The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the ...
Jan 11, 2017

INEC prosecutes 61 electoral offenders

A group, “Say No Campaign (SNC)” has commended the Independent ...
Jan 11, 2017

Snake found onboard Emirates flight

Dubai-based airline, Emirates, on Monday said one of its flights from Muscat, ...
Jan 10, 2017

Malabu oil probe is designed to witch-hunt Niger Delta –IYC

Ongoing investigations into the Malabu oil deals by the Economic and Financial ...
Jan 7, 2017

We won’t accept Wike as member - APC

The All Rivers Progressives Congress, APC, says its doors will forever remain ...

Headline/News update

January 17, 2017
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Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières), on Tuesday condemned an accidental air strike by the Nigerian military on a camp
January 17, 2017
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Rivers State Governor, Ezebuwon Nyesom Wike, has dusted Transportation Minister, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, and the entire leadership of the All
January 17, 2017
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Gambia Supreme Court yesterday declined to stop Thursday’s inauguration of President-elect Adama Barrow. The Supreme Court ruling followed a

Opinion

January 18, 2017
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Dear compatriots! This is not a prophecy. I write this message to all of you at home and in Diaspora, wishing you good health and high spirit
January 16, 2017
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There are several ironic happenstances around the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, almost to
January 16, 2017
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The 2016 Christmas and 2017 New Year festivities were unequivocally interesting in the definition of recession within the Nigerian context. These two

Politics

January 16, 2017
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... Gov’s loyalists allege assassination plot Days after the sacking of the six police officers attached to Rivers State Governor, Nyesom
January 04, 2017
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Every New Year ushers in new expectations, anticipations, apprehensions, events, challenges, optimisms and sometimes scepticisms. Thus, when the
December 22, 2016
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...Some Assembly members panic...Power brokers in Okrika, Andoni set for battle The victory of former Speaker of the Rivers State House of

Interview

January 07, 2017
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Mr. Fidet Edetanlen Okhiria is the Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation, NRC, and is the man driving the expansion project of this key
December 03, 2016
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Honourable Ojukaye Flag-Amachree is a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State. He recently was granted bail by the Court of
November 03, 2016
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CC Andrew A. Kumapayi, the sector commander, Federal Road Safety Commission, Rivers State Command, in this interview with our correspondent, Joseph

Crime Watch

December 07, 2016
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A female member of staff of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Soibifaa Philips, has been murdered in cold blood by a suspected serial
August 20, 2016
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Law Review Series: Provocation as a mitigating element in murder cases in Nigeria: Shande V. The State [2005] 40 WRN 145; [2005] 12 NWLR (PT. 939)
February 23, 2016
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The police in India said on Tuesday they have arrested two men for shooting dead a 14-year-old girl who resisted their advances, in the latest case

Fashion & Style

January 07, 2017
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In what is being described as long overdue, the cast and crew of the award winning movie, 76, are heading to Ghana to engage their fans and cinema
December 15, 2016
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President Muhammadu Buhari's daughter, Zahra, in a stunning photo shoot with her would-be husband.
November 18, 2016
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Rivers State politician and prominent entrepreneur, Prince Tonye Princewill, has added another feather to his cap. The most recent recognition came

Literary Discourse

December 15, 2016
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A Nigerian resident in Awka, Anambra State, Walter Emeka Dinjos, has been officially announced as a winner in the Writers of the Future Contest. The
November 28, 2016
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There had not been such illnesses in the history of Konto Community, a history spanning over one thousand five hundred centuries, as it was
November 25, 2016
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Lecture presented at the University of Nigeria By Dakuku Adol Peterside, Ph.D IntroductionI am most grateful to the Department of

Columnist

January 12, 2017
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It's a beautiful year. Welcome to 2017. It has been seven years since I last wrote a piece as a private citizen, and it feels good to be back on the
November 23, 2016
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Two weeks ago, while the world faced the frightening prospect of a Trump presidency in the US, an equally tragic event took place thousands of
August 13, 2016
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Male rape cases have not graced the headlines they are supposed to in the media due to the male victims hardly discuss their ordeal in the hands of

Business

January 10, 2017
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Emirates airlines said it has more than 130 Nigerians in its employment list thereby debunking a recent report that only about 10 Nigerians are with
December 09, 2016
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Africa’s foremost financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, in partnership with the British Council, the UK’s international
December 07, 2016
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Mettā, a community for entrepreneurs and innovators, has opened its second flagship location in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. The new home for

Health

August 13, 2016
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Biologists have used genetic engineering since the 1980s in crop plants to alter characteristics such as; higher vitamin content, longer shelf life
August 02, 2016
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Biotechnology refers to any technique that uses living organisms ranging from virus, bacteria, plants and animals or parts of the organisms to derive
July 15, 2016
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Professor Nwaorgu Onyekwere Benjamin, a specialist otorhinolaryngologist in the Department of Ear, Nose and Throat, ENT, of the University College

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GTBank-Ogun State Principal’s Cup final holds August 2

02 August 2016
GTBank-Ogun State Principal’s Cup final holds August 2

The MKO Abiola International Stadium, Abeokuta will on Tuesday, 2nd August host the final of the GTBank-Ogun State Principal’s Cup. The much anticipated fixtures will light up the Rock City...

How much of your mother tongue do you know?

22 July 2016
How much of your mother tongue do you know?

Names of animals in the Igbo Language 1) Goat = Ewu (Male = Mkpi, Female = Nne Ewu)2) Fowl = Okuko (Male = Oke Okpa, Female = Nnekwu)3) Guinea Fowl...

Education & National Development: Lessons from Peter Obi’s model

22 July 2016
Education & National Development: Lessons from Peter Obi’s model

There is universal acknowledgement of the primacy of Education in the sustainable development of any society; and this can hardly be over-stressed. Education is the foundation on which societies are...

Tourism

Jumeirah Group unveils new state-of-the-art product

11 March 2016
Jumeirah Group unveils new state-of-the-art product

In the bid to give visitors to Dubai a luxurious and an unforgettable experience, Jumeirah Group, in collaboration with Emirates Holiday and Dubai Tourism, recently showcased its products and new...

Emirates Skywards launches complimentary miles promotion

24 April 2015
Emirates Skywards launches complimentary miles promotion

Emirates Skywards is set to reward members who fly five times when travelling on selected destinations to Asia. This reward comes in the shape of a reward ticket to Dubai....

S'Africa claims 2 of Emirates’ top 5 passenger destinations in Africa

25 March 2014
S'Africa claims 2 of Emirates’ top 5 passenger destinations in Africa

South Africa also takes top holiday spot South Africa has been announced as Emirates’ Airlines shining diamond in Africa for both passenger traffic and as a holiday destination, the airline...

Sports

Gov. Ikpeazu hails FC Ifeanyi Uba, Enugu Rangers

08 November 2016
Gov. Ikpeazu hails FC Ifeanyi Uba, Enugu Rangers

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has congratulated FC Ifeanyi Uba on their recent victory in the 2016 Federation Cup competition. Governor Ikpeazu also congratulated the management and players of...

FIFA 2018: Iwobi, Iheanacho send Zambia home crying as Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1

09 October 2016
FIFA 2018: Iwobi, Iheanacho send Zambia home crying as Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1

Two first-half goals from Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho on Sunday sent the Zambian national team home in sorrow. So, Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Sunday opened their quest for the...

Rangers slaughter El-Kanemi to win 2016 League

02 October 2016
Rangers slaughter El-Kanemi to win 2016 League

After 32 years of waiting for silverware, Rangers International Football Club of Enugu today emerged winners of the 2016 Nigerian Premier League, NPL. The Enugu Antelopes, as Rangers are known,...

Relationship

My horrible story – Read and beware of that sex predator

31 October 2016
My horrible story – Read and beware of that sex predator

"When he was done, he brought out a small blade, and he looked at me for a minute and said, this scare is going to always serve as a reminder,...

“My wife, I am sorry”

25 July 2016
“My wife, I am sorry”

He woke up in the morning and found her praying. He heard her praying for him. He stared at her. It has been a long time since he has seen...

How far are you willing to go to get your wife pregnant?

01 March 2016
How far are you willing to go to get your wife pregnant?

Just how desperate are you to have a child? After exploring all avenues available to you medically, are you willing to seek outside help? Like natural insemination? Artificial insemination is...

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