WAR AGAINST CORRUPTION: SEE ALL THE LOOT BUHARI HAS RECOVERED SO FAR

 The Federal Government made cash recoveries totaling N78,325,354,631.82 (Seventy eight billion, three hundred and twenty-five million, three hundred and fifty-four thousand, six hundred and thirty one Naira and eighty two kobo); $185,119,584.61 (One hundred and eight five million, one hundred and nineteen thousand, five hundred and eighty four US dollars, sixty one cents); 3,508,355.46 Pounds Sterling (Three million, five hundred and […]

“IN THIS CASE HE MADE A MISTAKE” OGONI MONARCH BERATES GOODLUCK JONATHAN FOR RENEGING ON PROMISE TO IMPLEMENT UNEP REPORT

The Chairman of the Ogoni Council of Traditional rulers, King Godwin Giniwa today expressed his displeasure at former President Goodluck Jonathan for failing to kick statrt the process of cleaning up Ogoni in line with 2011 United Nations Environment Report. Speaking at the official flag off of the implementation of the UNEP report at Bodo […]

RIVERS DEBT PROFILE TAKES ANOTHER LEAP AS STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY OKAYS WIKE’S REQUEST FOR N10 BILLION BAILOUT LOAN FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

The Rivers State House of Assembly has voted in support of Governor Wike’s request for a N10 billion loan from the bailout fund of the federal government. The Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Dabotorudima Adams said the Governor Nyesom Wike had requested for the loan to enable him pay salaries and pensions […]

PHOTO NEWS: NIGERIAN AIRFORCE ACQUIRES NEW FACILITIES, NAMES THEM AFTER PERSONNEL WHO DIED FIGHTING BOKO HARAM

In furtherance of the ongoing efforts to enhance operational effectiveness and service delivery, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has commissioned new sets of facilities in its units at Makurdi and Benin City. Some of the newly commissioned projects were named after deceased personnel who died in the ongoing counterinsurgency operation in Northeast Nigeria. Those honoured […]

CIVIL SERVANTS WORKING UNDER THE RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT ARE NOT ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NLC STRIKE- HEAD OF SERVICE

The Rivers State Head of Service, Rufus Godwin has said that the state government is bound by the order of the National Industrial Court which restrained organised labour from going ahead with the strike action, hence, no civil servant under the employ of the state government is allowed to participate. Speaking to newsmen in Port […]

NEW PUMP PRICE: SENATE BACKS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S DECISION AS INDUSTRIAL COURT RESTRAINS ORGANISED LABOUR FROM STRIKE ACTION

The partial deregulation of the petroleum downstream sector and the subsequent end of the fuel subsidy regime appears to be garnering more support from various sectors of the country.  The Nigerian Senate rising from an executive session presided over by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has thrown its weight behind the Federal Government’s decision […]

NIGER DELTA: MRS SEMENITARI VISITS UAE, SEEKS PARTNERSHIPS FOR HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT

The Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mrs Ibim Semenitari has continued  her push for human capital development as a way of triggering the development of the people of Nigeria’s oil producing communities in Nigeria. Mrs Semenitari who earlier this year gave scholarships to five female secondary school students who emerged […]

HOPE FOR LOCAL COUNCIL ELECTIONS DIMS IN RIVERS STATE AS GOV WIKE APPOINTS THIRD SET OF CARETAKER COMMITEE FOR 17 LGAs

The expectations of many grass root politicians who were already warming up to contest for councillorship or chairmanship elections in the various local councils of Rivers state were again dashed as the Rivers state House of Assembly today screened nominees sent by the Governor in Rivers State, Chief Ezebunwo Wike for appointment as caretaker chairmen […]