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Olu of Warri seeks stakeholders’ support for NPA

The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikewoli, on Thursday appealed to stakeholders in Delta Ports to support the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to achieve its regional transformational mandate.

Kebbi court declares notorious woman drugs dealer wanted

A Magistrate court sitting in Koko, in Koko-Besse Local Government Area of Kebbi State and presided by Magistrate Hashimu Birnin-Tudu, on Monday, declared a notorious woman drugs dealer, Habu Musa Hakoko, wanted over alleged evasion of arrest by National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).

NDLEA hunt ‘notorious’ female marijuana dealer in Kebbi

An alleged notorious female marijuana dealer in Koko, Koko-Besse Local Government Area of Kebbi State, identified as Hajia Abu Musa, has escaped arrest of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) officers in the state.

President Buhari assures of speedy development of Niger Delta

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development of the region.

President Buhari assures Niger-Delta of rapid development

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development in the region by consolidating on all ongoing projects and initiating new ones to create more economic opportunities and jobs for the people.

800 unemployed youths in Kebbi engaged to maintain roads

The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), in Kebbi, has engaged 800 unemployed youths in its Vegetation and Silt Control programme, an intervention to maintain roads and reduce accidents in the state.

95 petrol stations sanctioned for hoarding, over-pricing, diversion of products in Delta

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Warri Zonal Office has sanctioned over 95 erring petrol stations in Delta since fuel scarcity resurfaced in December 2017.

Fuel scarcity: DPR seals 15 erring petrol stations in Delta

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Warri Zonal Office, on Wednesday, said it has, in the last one week, effected the sealing of 15 erring petrol stations across Delta State.

Fire razes 30 hectares of sugarcane in Kebbi

A sugarcane field of about 30 hectares was destroyed by fire in Mai-Ramu village, Koko/Besse Local Government Area of Kebbi.

Fuel scarcity: DPR advises motorists against panic buying of petrol

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has advised motorists to desist from panic buying of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had enough in stock.

Why Nigerians engage in Illegal migration to Libya, Europe – Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has attributed the excessive quest by Nigerian youths to engage in illegal migration to poverty and unemployment.

Governor Atiku Bagudu pays condolence visit to Emir of Yauri over boat mishap

Gov. Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has paid a condolence visit to the Emir of Yauri, Dr Zayyanu Abdullahi, over the recent boat mishap and outbreak of epidemic in the emirate.

Nigerian Army’s Operation Crocodile Smile II excites Deltans

“At least we can now sleep with our eyes closed,” says, Mrs. Ejaita Okotietie, a retired primary school teacher.

Niger Delta militants ask fed govt to release licenses for 10 modular refineries

Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, and nine other militant groups have called on the Federal Government to issue 10 licences to the Host Communities of Nigeria, HOSTCOM, for the take off of modular refineries in the Niger Delta.

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New Juventus centre-back Matthijs de Ligt has refuted claims that money played a big part in his high-profile move to Italy this month.

Report: Real Madrid offered the chance to sign Juventus star by Mino Raiola

Super-agent Mino Raiola has offered the services of Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt to Real Madrid, a report from Defensa Central claims.
Arsenal are hoping to ‘nick’ Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight world title clash with Kubrat Pulev from North London rivals Tottenham, Eddie Hearn has admitted.

Coronavirus: Anthony Joshua, Kubrat Pulev heavyweight title fight postponed, promoters announce

The world heavyweight title fight between Briton Anthony Joshua and IBF’s mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev of Bulgaria originally scheduled for June 20 has been postponed, promoters Matchroom Boxing said on Friday.

Coronavirus: Nigeria private sector coalition contribution hits N19.4 billion

The Nigeria Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has so far realised N19.4 billion to help fight COVID-19 pandemic.
World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has expressed appreciation to the Consul General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, for psyching him up to reclaim his titles.

Anthony Joshua names Wladimir Klitschko hardest puncher he’s ever faced

Anthony Joshua insists Andy Ruiz Jr isn’t the hardest puncher he’s faced, despite the Mexican-American handing him his first career defeat last year.
Chelsea have reportedly made contact with the agent of Philippe Coutinho over a proposed summer move for the out-of-favour Barcelona winger.

Chelsea make contact over Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho

Chelsea have reportedly made contact with the agent of Philippe Coutinho over a proposed summer move for the out-of-favour Barcelona winger.