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Confab: Itsekiri protest exclusion from delegates' list
BY EGUFE YAFUGBORHI THE Itsekiri nation trooped out in protest Friday in Warri expressing disgust at exclusion from the listed delegates to partake in the National Dialogue being instituted by President Goodluck Jonathan.
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Navy rescues 3 kidnapped Indian
THE Nigeria Navy, Friday, rescued three Indian nationals working for C F Offshore, kidnapped in Bayelsa State , March 5 , from a criminal hideout in Ajudaigbo, Warri South West Local Government Area, Delta State.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
JTF arrests 8 suspected oil thieves in Rivers, Bayelsa, Delta and Edo
Joint Task Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, on Sunday said that it arrested eight suspected oil thieves and destroyed 17 illegal refineries in multiple raids.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Nigeria: My Problem With Northern Leaders, By Oritsejafor
PRESIDENT of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayodele Oritsejafor, has said that his problem with most Northern political and religious leaders was that they were not doing enough to dissuade Boko Haram terrorists from the spate of unprovoked attacks on Christians and the country in general.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Pillars' fear looms as Bayelsa, Warri Wolves jet out
The fear of an early ouster still holds sway in Nigeria as Warri Wolves and Bayelsa United get set to debut in this year's CAF Confederation Cup this week end.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Presidency: N-Delta activists urge North to wait till 2019
Human rights activists in the Niger Delta have advised the North to exercise patience till 2019 to retake power from the South.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Fuel scarcity hits Auchi, environs, Kwara warns marketers against hoarding
Major petrol Stations in Auchi, Etsako-West Local Government Area of Edo, have closed down for businesses following fuel scarcity in the area.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Couple arrested in Nigeria accused of buying and selling babies
Police in Nigeria's Delta State have arrested a couple accused of buying and selling children, including a day-old girl, officials said.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Uneasy calm in EGTL as Chevron evacuates workers
THERE was uneasy calm, weekend, at the Chevron Nigeria Limited operated Escravos Gas-To-Liquid, EGTL, project in Ugborodo, Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, after soldiers, Saturday, fired tear gas at aggrieved Nigerian workers and chased them out of the camp.
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The Nigerian Army has produced a good number of officers whose overall contributions during and after their sojourn in the service have continued to withstand the test of time.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Nigeria: Delta Unveils Warri Maternal, Childcare Centre
The State Governor Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan said the free maternal and child care schemes were borne out of the high premium government placed on the health of women and children.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
NNPC Group Managing Director Engr. Andrew Yakubu speaks about alleged ...
Today, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation is pleased to present further clarification on all outstanding issues relating to the non-remittance of US$10.87billion.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Many wounded in renewed Ugborodo factional clash
The relative peace enjoyed in Ugborodo community in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, was shattered Sunday, as several indigenes of the community were allegedly injured in renewed factional fight in the Federal Government Export Processing Zone, EPZ, project host community.
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Boat capsizes in reservoir in eastern India, at least 22 drowned
A boat overcrowded with about 150 picnic guests capsized on a vast reservoir in India's eastern Orissa state and at least 22 people drowned, officials said Monday.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Oritsejafor urged to lead prayers for peace in Itsekiri land
President of Christian Association of Nigeria , Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, has been tasked to lead other Christian leaders of Itsekiri extraction to declare 14 days of fasting and prayers for peace in Ugborodo and Itsekiri land.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Delta Hotel fracas: Police, Navy at daggers drawn
N O love lost: Clearly, there is more than meet the eyes to last Thursday' brouhaha at the Kayriott Hotel and Suites, Effurun, near Warri, Delta State, where a team of naval personnel reportedly invaded the guesthouse, brutalized hotel officials, disarmed and abducted two policemen on guard duty in the hotel following a heated disagreement with a ... (more)