Monthly Archives: March 2015

Jonathan Appoints Akau New SURE-P Chairman

In furtherance of his efforts to continuously re-energize and reposition agencies of the Federal Government for optimal service delivery, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has appointed Mr. Ishaya Dare Akau as the new Chairman of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P). Akau, whose appointment takes immediate effect, replaces Gen. Martin Luther Agwai (rtd.) who served as Chairman of the SURE-P ...

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Abducted American Woman Missionary Rescued By Nigerian Security Forces

An American woman Missionary, Rev. Phyllis Sortor, who was kidnapped has been rescued by a combined team of police, military and State Security Service officials, Premuim Times reports. Ms. Sortor, 87, was rescued at about 8:30 p.m. on Friday at a spot between Ero and Emi woro communities and was immediately taken to the state police headquarters in Lokoja, the ...

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Nigeria Decides: South West CNPP Endorses Jonathan

A coalition of political parties in Nigeria under the aegis of Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP), South West, has thrown its weight behind the candidature of President Goodluck Jonathan, who is the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in this month’s presidential election. The Secretary General of CNPP in South West, Rev. Austin Nnorom, made this known at a press ...

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Senatorial Candidate Alleges Threat To His Life

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Senatorial Candidate for Enugu North, Chief Willy Ezugwu has raised the alarm over threats to his life and those of members of his campaign organization, saying that what he once regarded as attempt to intimidate him is fast taking on a new dimension. In a statement issued on yesterday, Ezugwu disclosed that he was ...

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