Bayelsa govt seals Chinese firm over N109 million tax liability
The government said the company owed tax from 2013.
Help, Governor Ayade is after my life, ex-senator alleges
The governor has denied the allegation by the former lawmaker.
Don’t make me speak about your wife, Amaechi tells Wike
“If Wike does not close his mouth and talk about my wife anymore, I will bring out his wife.”
APC reacts to alleged feud between Amaechi, Magnus Abe
“All members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) leadership in Rivers State are intact,” the chairman said.
Akwa Ibom govt, NDDC bicker over project execution
The MD of the commission, a native of Akwa Ibom, is locked in a political battle with Gov. Emmanuel.
Wike brands Lagos, Kogi, others kidnappers’ states
“Look at what is happening in Lagos, Kogi, Kaduna and Kano and you will realize that this state is the safest.”
Cross River awards N1.16 billion banana farm contract
About 250 hectares of land was allocated for the project in the state.
Foreign Studies: Bayelsa pays N250 million balance to American University
Some of the students already graduated, the governor said.
Gov. Dickson to Shell: You must have some ‘respectable presence’ in Bayelsa
Shell’s head office is in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The company also has offices in Lagos, Abuja and in Warri, Delta State.
Asking Igbos to quit northern Nigeria is ‘high level of insult’ – Akwa Ibom Speaker
The lawmaker calls on northern leaders to condemn the ultimatum.
Top INEC official docked for allegedly receiving N185 million bribe
The money was part of the alleged $115 million bribe paid by ex-minister Diezani Alison-Madueke
Akwa Ibom govt gives traders 31 days ultimatum to reduce price of foodstuff
The government blamed market unions for the high cost of food
Professor indicted for sexual assault nominated for SAN award; civic group kicks
A Court of Appeal judgement indicted the university professor.
Don’t leave PDP, Governor Dickson begs party members
Many PDP leaders and members have been decamping to the APC.
Osinbajo explains Buhari’s ‘new vision’ for Niger Delta
The acting president laments that only 12 per cent completion rate was recorded by NDDC in the past years.
Akwa Ibom leaders condemn Mobil’s position on office relocation
The leaders say Mobil is afraid of living in an environment it has badly polluted.
Commission registers 7,200 Bakassi returnees, pledges help
“The situation on ground is disheartening, honestly, I did not believe the condition I met this people.”
Ministry asks Nigerians to report cases of abandoned Niger Delta projects
Mr. Usani recently revealed that only 12 per cent of his ministry’s projects in the Niger Delta were completed in six years.
Nigerian govt endorses Cross River’s 260km super highway
Environmental activists have, however, kicked against the project.
Nigerian troops kill four “sea pirates” in Rivers – Army
The operation led to the recovery of two AK-47 rifles, three AK-47 magazines, and others.