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OPL 245: A most popular oil block

The Petroleum Act 1969 (as amended) grants powers to the Ministry of Petroleum, acting through the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to administer the licensing of oil blocks in the country.

Cult-related killing, plot to declare Rivers unsafe underway – Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared that there is an orchestrated plot to create the impression that the State is unsafe through the promotion of targeted cult killings.

Governor Wike urges IGP Idris not to allow politics affect fight against insecurity

Rivers State Governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has called on the Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, not to allow politics to negatively affect the fight against insecurity in the country.

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FIFA to lift ban on international football matches in Libya

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Amassoma unrest: Police arrest 18, rescue 80 corps members

The Bayelsa State Police Command has given graphic details of how its men were attacked in Amassoma community, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state over the unrest at the Niger Delta University.

Sepp Blatter: Michel Platini can still be FIFA president

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter told L'Equipe that Michel Platini can bounce back from his ban from football to take charge of the governing body.