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INTERVIEWS

Michael David Akpenyin, a creek boy turned international film maker in...

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Like many other children born in the Niger Delta creeks, his environment provided him with no opportunity. The government at both state and federal...

How I became best graduating student, broke 55-year-old academic record in...

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By Ebi Oboko To Engineer Fetimi Bebetebe Balogun, making money at a tender age was not his headache, in fact he never believed in going...

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BUSINESS NEWS

SPDC declares force majeure on Forcados crude exports over pipeline closure

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By Ebi Perekeme Loadings of Nigeria’s key export grade Forcados are on force majeure due to the shutdown of the Trans Forcados pipeline, terminal operator...

ENTERTAINMENT & EVENTS

Michael David Akpenyin, a creek boy turned international film maker in...

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Like many other children born in the Niger Delta creeks, his environment provided him with no opportunity. The government at both state and federal...

POLITICS

2023: Wike’s Presidential Campaign posters flood Abuja

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By Our Correspondent Posters promoting Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state, for president ahead of the 2023 general election have surfaced in the federal capital...

NEWS ACROSS THE NATION

Gbaramatu communities raise alarm over fresh oil spill from Chevron pipeline

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By Ebi Perekeme Fresh oil spills suspected to emanate from American oil giant facility - Chevron Nigeria Limited have hit more than 15 communities situated...

Tension as Niger Delta militants resurface, threaten to bomb Abuja, Lagos

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By Our Correspondent  Niger Delta militants under the aegis of Supreme Egbesu Liberation Fighters have threatened to destroy infrastructure in Lagos State and Abuja. In a...
Milliand Dikio

Presidential Amnesty office begins probe of staff, fraudulent contractors

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By Our Correspondent The Presidential Amnesty Programme has begun investigation of fraud perpetrated by some vendors and contractors to determine its spread and extent of...

Amnesty: Ex-militants threaten resumption of hostilities in Niger Delta over poor funding

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By Ebi Perekeme  Repentant militants in Akwa Ibom State have threatened to resume hostilities over the poor funding of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) by...

Death Rumour: Edwin Clark is alive, hale and hearty, says PANDEF

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By Ebi Perekeme Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, this morning, deflated rumor flying around on its National Leader and Chairman, Board of Board of Trustees,...

I have not been paid for 10-years, I am dying – Amnesty programme recipient...

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-Oleke Iyenkedi Stanley, a recipient of the federal government's 2010 amnesty programme, is crying out over the non-payment of his arrears - The complainant claims...

EDUCATION NEWS

Why schools in Bayelsa are closed – Commissioner

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By Ebi Perekeme The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Education, Gentle Emelah has explained why the state government ordered the closure of schools in the state. Emelah...

Lecturers resume in Rivers universities despite strike

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By Joshua Williams Lecturers have resumed at Rivers State-owned universities, despite the current strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The union had...
Warri Ward Crisis

Schools resume in 25 LGAs in Delta

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By Joshua Williams About 29,525 students have resumed for academic activities across various public secondary schools in the 25 local government areas of Delta State. The...

Learning in Tears: Inside the Massive Decay in Burutu Primary School (Photos)

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By Ebi Perekeme  The current state of Serikoromo Primary School, Oyangbene in Burutu Local Government of Delta State, is an eyesore given the bereft of...

Niger Delta school children in COVID-19 era

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BY JOEL BENALAYEFA FESINGHA, ETHEL EMUESIRI OGHENECHOJA, FAVOUR ESINONE AND JOSHUA WILLIAMS The CORONA VIRUS (COVID 19) has emerged as one of the deadliest virus...

Senate passes bill for Maritime University establishment

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By Ebi Perekeme  The Senate on Wednesday, passed the bill for the establishment of Nigeria Maritime University, Okerenkoko in Delta State. The bill seeking to establish...

COVID-19: FG suspends reopening of schools, students won’t write WAEC

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The Federal Government has put on hold the planned resumption of federal schools. It has also stopped students from participating in the West African Senior...

EDUCATION

Why schools in Bayelsa are closed – Commissioner

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By Ebi Perekeme The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Education, Gentle Emelah has explained why the state government ordered the closure of schools in the state. Emelah...

Schools resume in 25 LGAs in Delta

VIEW POINT

Bayelsa: Tension as Grarain Kingdom Threatens Showdown with NDPHC over Power...

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By Our Correspondent The aggrieved people of Gbarain Kingdom in the Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have threatened a showdown with the Niger...

Niger Delta: Oil spill again pollutes communities, creeks in Bayelsa

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Massive oil spill has occurred in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State polluting creeks and communities, it has been learnt. It was learnt...

What Pa Owonaro told me before he departed – Gov. Diri

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...Renames Ijaw National Academy After '12-Day Revolution' Hero Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, at the weekend, recounted his encounter with the late Captain Samuel...

Revisit disarmament phase of N’Delta amnesty programme – Gov Diri tells...

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By Ebi Perekeme As part of efforts to curb crime and criminality within the Niger-Delta region, the Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has appealed...

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