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Group: Ibe Kachikwu conniving with PDP to kill APC in Delta

A group, Buhari Movement for Change (BMC) has alleged that Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, is working hand-in-hand with the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to ensure that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will not take over the reins of government in the state in 2019.
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2019: We won’t support Muhammadu Buhari – Ex-Niger Delta militants

National Coalition of Niger Delta Ex-Agitators, (NCNDE-A), under the leadership of Eshanekpe Israel, has said it would not support President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.
MR SIMBI WABOTE, RIGHT, EXECUTIVE SECRETARY,NIGERRIAN CONTENT DEVELOPMENT AND MONITORING BOARD, AND MR EBIPATEI APAINGOLO, BAYELSA COMMISIONER FOR ENVIRONMENT TAKE A CONNOE RIDE IN ASSESMENT OF ONGOING FLOOD IN TOMBIA COMMUNITY IN BAYELSA

Nigerian Content Board donates relief materials to Bayelsa flood victims

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Sunday urged oil firms operating in the Niger Delta to assist people displaced by flood in the region.
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Muhammadu Buhari urges military to protect democracy, civil authority

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday reminded members of the Armed Forces to protect Nigeria’s democracy and subject themselves to civil authority.
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Rivers guber: APC’s Tonye Cole picks Victor Giadom as running mate

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Pastor Tonye Cole, has picked the Deputy National Secretary of APC, Chief Victor Giadom, as his running mate for the 2019 election in the Niger Delta state.
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Niger Delta youths defend Ibe Kachikwu over media attacks

A coalition of youth groups in the Niger Delta region under the aegis of Niger Delta Youth Coalition for Peace and Progress (NDYCPP) has risen in defense of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, over the recent media attacks on the minister.
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Muhammadu Buhari urges military to protect Nigeria’s democracy

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday reminded members of the Armed Forces to protect Nigeria’s democracy and subject themselves to civil authority.
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Niger Delta youths call for more funding of Amnesty programme

Niger Delta youths have reiterated calls for the Federal Government to increase funding for the office of the Presidential Amnesty Programme.
Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo is currently Special Adviser to The President on Niger Delta:Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP)

Ex-Niger Delta militants call for sack of Charles Dokubo over non payment of bursary

Ex Niger Delta militants and graduands of Benson Idahosa University, Benin, on the Federal Government’s Amnesty Program on Friday protested alleged segregation, neglect and inhuman treatment meted on them by the amnesty office in Abuja.
Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo is currently Special Adviser to The President on Niger Delta:Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP)

Amnesty office unveils fresh initiatives for beneficiaries

The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof. Charles Dokubo, has rolled out a fresh initiative to seamlessly engage beneficiaries of the programme from training to job placement.

Udoma Udoma: Nigeria’s economy moving in positive direction under Muhammadu Buhari

Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, Thursday, in Indonesia told a global audience that the implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP 2017 – 2020) was moving Nigeria’s economy in a positive direction.

Federal government, oil suppliers partner to sanitise sector

The Federal Government is seeking collaboration with oil suppliers to end unwholesome practices and sanitise the oil and gas sector of the Nigerian economy.

Delta South: I’ll sponsor bills to legalise local refineries – Emmanuel Uduaghan

The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress for Delta South Senatorial District, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has promised to work towards the enactment of a law legalising local refineries, if elected.
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Emmanuel Uduaghan backs operations of illegal refineries in Niger Delta

Immediate past governor of Delta State and All Progressive Congress (APC) senatorial candidate for Delta South in 2019, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has, again, echoed the need to encourage youths engaged in illegal refining of petroleum products by giving them official recognition through licensing.

Four abducted oil workers in Bayelsa regain freedom

Abducted four members of a Joint Investigation Team probing the cause of an oil spill at Agip’s facility in Azuzuama, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa, have regained their freedom.

Gunmen abduct four oil workers in Bayelsa

Suspected kidnappers operating in the creeks of Bayelsa State have reportedly abducted four oil workers along the waterways of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area.

Expert: Why federal government needs more borrowing to fund capital projects

As huge revenue shortfall dogs the 2018 budget, it has been revealed why the Federal Government needs more loans to fund the capital projects.
Former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar (R) is congratulated by runners-up Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal (L) and Senate President Bukola Saraki (C) after winning the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari who is seeking a second term in presidential polls scheduled for February 2019. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP

South-South group asks Atiku Abubakar to apologise over 2015 elections

Some youth leaders from the South-South geo-political zone, under the auspices of Niger Delta Coalition for Peace and Progress (NDCPP), has congratulated Alhaji Atiku Abubakar over his victory at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential primaries.

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Group: Ibe Kachikwu conniving with PDP to kill APC in Delta

A group, Buhari Movement for Change (BMC) has alleged that Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, is working hand-in-hand with the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to ensure that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will not take over the reins of government in the state in 2019.
Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar on Thursday met in Abeokuta with former president Olusegun Obasanjo, David Oyedepo, others.

Mathew Kukah: I did not endorse Atiku Abubakar

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Rev. Dr. Matthew Kukah, says the meeting with Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, was to witness the reconciliation of a prolonged dispute between the two leaders.

University of Ilorin promotes 1,019 staff

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has approved the promotion of 1,019 members of staff of the university.

Ibrahim Idris orders detention, investigation of alleged killer cops

The Inspector General of Police (IG) Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the detention and investigation of the policemen said to be involved in the incident that led to the death of Miss Anita Akapson.
Scores of Enugu residents on Saturday, expressed joy, as the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, named former governor of Anambra, Mr Peter Obi, his running mate for the 2019 presidential election.

Coalition: Selfish interest behind reason for rejecting Peter Obi as Atiku Abubakar’s running mate

A coalition of 20 human rights, public governance accountability and pro-democracy advocacy groups, based in South East of the country, on Monday, indentified Politics of dichotomy, pecuniary and selfish interests as the real reasons behind the rejection of Mr. Peter Obi as Atiku’s running mate by some South East Governors and political leaders