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Wike accused of funding separatists, criminals in Niger Delta

Wike accused of funding separatists, criminals in Niger Delta

Chris Steven, Abuja Governor Nyesom Wike has been fingered as the financier of separatists and criminal elements in the Niger Delta region. This strong allegation was made by foremost civil society group, 4th Force Liberation Movement after thoroughly reviewing development in the polity in the state. In a statement signed by Boniface Tegha, Secretary General, […]

Human Rights Group Petitions National Human Rights Commission Over Coordinated Brutality On Military Personnel By Agents Of Rivers State

Human Rights Group Petitions National Human Rights Commission Over Coordinated Brutality On Military Personnel By Agents Of Rivers State

Chris Steven, Abuja Global Integrity Crusade Network (GICN), a human rights group has petitioned the National Human Rights Commission over alleged coordinated attacks on military personnel by some persons believed to be working for Rivers State Government. The human rights group specifically frowned at the role of Governor Nyeson Wike in the inhuman treatment, violent […]

Bayelsa State Govt Vindicates Nigerian Army As COAS Unveils New Barracks

Bayelsa State Govt Vindicates Nigerian Army As COAS Unveils New Barracks

Chris Steven, Abuja The Bayelsa Deputy Governor, retired Rear Admiral John Jonah has implored Nigerians not to blame the army for its involvement in the 2019 general elections. Jonah made the remark on Saturday at Elebele in Yenogoa during the inauguration of some building projects in the 16 Brigade Barracks otherwise known “Tukur Buratai Camp” […]

Ijaw Youths Disown Embattled CJN

Ijaw Youths Disown Embattled CJN

  Ijaw Youths Disown Embattled CJN, Say South-south People Are Not Corrupt Youths from Ijaw speaking part of the country have described the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen, as the Chief Justice of Nigeria, by President Muhammadu Buhari, as apt, timely and welcome development. The youth group, while declaring a persona non grata on the embattled […]

2018 EDOFEST: Edo govt firms stakeholders’ engagement for successful outing

2018 EDOFEST: Edo govt firms stakeholders’ engagement for successful outing

BY ISAAC OLAMIKAN Edo State Government has strengthened partnership with stakeholders in the state’s tourism and hospitality sector, to ensure a smooth outing for the 2018 Edo Festival of Arts and Culture (EDOFEST). Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, Mr. Osaze Osemwegie-Ero, disclosed this after the stakeholders’ meeting held at the Edo Innovation […]

Flooding: ECOWAS, Edo Govt meet to mitigate impact

Flooding: ECOWAS, Edo Govt meet to mitigate impact

Edo State Government has rescheduled the two-day National Planning Workshop for Flood Emergency Response and Management for September 17 and 18.   The government is organising the workshop in collaboration with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Early Warning Mechanism for Nigeria.   In a statement, the state government said the workshop, themed […]

Sales intensify for EDPA’s Emotan Gardens, as demand chases available units

Sales intensify for EDPA’s Emotan Gardens, as demand chases available units

BY ISAAC OLAMIKAN Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki’s affordable housing programme has stirred a mild revolution in the state’s real estate sector, as increased confidence in the administration has led to a rush for units in the state government-backed 1800-unit Emotan Gardens housing project. Emotan Gardens, an ambitious affordable real estate project, is being […]

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