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Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo is currently Special Adviser to The President on Niger Delta:Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP)

Charles Dokubo: Opposition parties jittery of Buhari’s footprint in Niger Delta

A Facebook user had in a post at the weekend, alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Abonnema, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State was attacked by thugs aided by Dokubo, a few hours to the postponement of the elections.

Ex-Governor Uduaghan formally joins ruling APC

The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan, has formally announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

Federal government engages Niger Delta stakeholders on security, development

The Federal Government has engaged Niger Delta stakeholders through continuous dialogues for sustained security, peace and development of the Niger Delta region and the country.

50 houses allegedly torched as soldiers search of colleague’s killers in Bayelsa community

Soldiers who are reportedly searching for persons who allegedly beheaded their colleague have purportedly burned down over 50 houses in Toru-Ndoro community, Bayelsa State.

Niger Delta youths demand sack of minister

Some Niger Delta youths under the aegis of Niger Delta Youth Governance Monitoring Group (NDYGMG) have called for the sack of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Usani Usani.

5m Niger Deltans benefited from amnesty programme – Boroh

Retired Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, says more than five million people in the Niger Delta region have benefited from the initiative since 2009.

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Deji Adeyanju

Deji Adeyanju granted bail

A Magistrate’s Court in Kano has granted political activist, Deji Adeyanju, bail after 63 days in prison.

REC: All sensitive electoral materials now in CBN custody

The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Ogun State, Prof. AbdulGaniy Raji, has said all sensitive electoral materials in the state have been returned to the Central Bank of Nigeria.

Elections: APC demands daily briefing from INEC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to be more open to Nigerians ahead of the rescheduled general elections and urged the commission to brief the nation daily on their challenges and steps being taken to address them.
Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) took to their Twitter handle to congratulate Nigeria's Flying Eagles for picking one of the four 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup tickets after defeating Niger by a lone goal at the ongoing U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.

U-20 World Cup: Christian Chukwu tasks handlers of Flying Eagles on techniques

Christian Chukwu, former Super Eagles coach, on Monday called on the technical crew of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles to improve on the finishing techniques of the team ahead of the U-20 world cup.
VAR Video Assistant Referee

CAF considering VAR Introduction ahead of 2019 AFCON

The Africa Cup of Nations tournament will welcome the introduction of the famous Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in Egypt when it kicks off June 19 to July 2.