South South

Late Mrs Imo Isemin

Former Akwa Ibom first lady, Imo Isemin, is dead

Until her death, Mrs. Isemin was a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. [Photo credit: YouTube]

Foundation donates 10 classrooms to two Edo community schools

Schools also lamented a shortage of teachers.

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Speak up against Buhari govt’s illegal actions, Wike tells Church

The Rivers governor says the government has skewed the fight against corruption to oppress opponents.

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike  swearing-in  Commissioners at the Government House Port Harcourt on Wednesday.

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, assigns portfolios to 20 new commissioners

The governor had on August 30 sworn in 14 of the commissioners, but did not assign them portfolios.

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa [Photo: Ebal's Blog]

Delta govt hands over state transport company to private managers

The company had been badly run over the years.

A market [Photo Credit: Daily Post]

Prices of food drop in Asaba

Some farmers said the reduction in the prices was due to the bumper harvest.

Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson

Governor Dickson redeploys Bayelsa SSG

The former SSG is now head of Bayelsa State Development and Investment Corporation, BDIC.

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state. [Photo credit: Nairaland]

Governor Wike warns IPOB, says Rivers people subscribe to Nigeria’s corporate existence, indivisibility

The Rivers State government is seriously concerned with the recent activities of the Indigenous Peoples Of Biafra, he says.

Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron

Host community protest new management for Maritime Academy of Nigeria

The federal government recently inaugurated an interim management committee for the school.

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade

Police move to restore peace in Cross River communities

The dispute has led to destruction of properties, crops and loss of lives.

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Nigerian govt, NLNG, sign N120 billion contract to construct Bonny-Bodo road

“The project portrays the commitment of the government to clean and build up as well as reposition the Niger Delta region.”

[Photo credit: Daily Post Nigeria]

Armed robbers strike again in Uyo

The armed robbers trailed a businessman.

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. [Photo credit: YouTube]

Edo cuts traders tax by 50%

The governor assures that newly Harmonized Local Government Tax and Levies Law would soon be amended.

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Gully erosion damages 10 houses, renders 20 homeless In Cross River

There was no recorded loss of life‎.

Gov Dickson and former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan [Photo: NAN]

Makarfi Denies Feud Between Jonathan and Dickson

There were claims that the former president was trying to hijack the PDP structure in Bayelsa State

Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson

Bayelsa to conduct local council elections in 2018 – Gov. Dickson

The governor blamed the delay in the conduct of the poll on paucity of funds.

Mock coffin dumped at the entrance of Mobil Housing Estate, Eket, Akwa Ibom State _ Photo credit_ Assam Abia

Protesters in Akwa Ibom dump coffins at entrance to Mobil’s facilities

The youth are protesting Mobil’s refusal to relocate its head office to the state

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel

Police, Akwa Ibom community give dreaded cult group two-week ultimatum

The group is believed to be backed by powerful politicians.

Police on patrol [Photo: Beegeagle's Blog]

Family of drowned man accuse police of forcing him ‘to jump into river’

Deceased was reportedly arrested for being in possession of Indian hemp.

Ken Saro-Wiwa, one of nine Ogoni community activists executed after an unfair trial in 1995.

Ogoni Nine: Shell’s lawyers refusing to hand over “critical” evidence – Amnesty International

The nine men, popularly referred to as ‘Ogoni Nine’ were executed in 1995 by Nigeria’s military regime.

Gas flaring [Photo credit: The Huffington Post]

Nigerian Govt. To End Gas Flaring In Niger Delta Soon – Boroh

The presidential aide said the programme will generate thousands of job

Patrick Edet

Nigerian priest who resigned from Catholic Church launches own ministry

Mr. Edet announced his exit from the Catholic church on August 2.