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The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has frowned at comments by the Rivers state government where he linked the name of Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi to the comments by the Prime Minister of UK, David Cameron, that Nigeria is fantastically corrupt. The APC in the state said the statement credited…

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has lamented that in just one year of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government of President Mohammadu Buhari, the country’s economy was ruined so much that States could no longer pay workers’ salaries, stating that millions of jobs were lost, prices of essential commodities skyrocketed to the extent that Nigerians…

In the early hours of Sunday morning, troops of 343 Artillery Regiment of 2 Brigade, 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, carried out patrol within the general area of Gulobokri and Eweleso, around Brass area in Bayelsa State. Army spokesman, Sani Usman, in a statement said during the exercise, the patrol team had an encounter…

President Muhammadu has described the resurgence of the Niger Delta militancy as a plot by vested interests to cause chaos and divisions in the country. President Buhari this morning in his Democracy Day nationwide broadcast, bemoaned the recent spate of attacks by militants disrupting oil and power installations in the Niger Delta region. A group…

By Omon-Julius Onabu in Asaba Leader of the defunct Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), Chief Government Ekpemupolo, better known as Tompolo, has appealed to members of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), the emergent militant group that has carried out a series of explosive attacks on oil facilities in the Niger Delta,…

Kwara state governor , Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Sunday attributed the current  attacks being perpetrated by Fulani herdsmen in some parts of the country to the non-inclusion of livestock agriculture  in the nation’s agricultural policy by the federal government Speaking with journalists in Ilorin on Sunday  to commemorate Democracy Day, the governor explained that the reported incessant herdsmen/farmers clashes…