Monthly Archives: November 2015

CCT Adjourns Hearing on Case Against Orubebe

The Code of Conduct Tribunal this afternoon adjourned hearing of matter against former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godsday Peter Orubebe on account of disagreement on amendment of count 2, 3 & 4, in the charge. Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal ruled that the application must come by motion to enable the Defence to have opportunity to come ...

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NEMA DElivers Relief to Dikwa IDPs

In continuation of efforts to bring succour to distressed inhabitants of liberated communities affected by insurgency in the North east, the Zonal Coordinator of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Maiduguri Mohammed Kanar has led a team of emergency workers and other stakeholders to deliver relief materials in Dikwa Local Government Council of Borno State. The items distributed to the ...

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What Igbos Are Planning as Obama Set to Deport Gowon’s Son, Musa

The son of Nigeria’s former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, Mr. Musa Gowon allegedly released three weeks ago from California Prisons in the United States, (U.S) will soon be deported to Nigeria by President Barak Obama administration. This is even as a group, the Igbo Mandate Congress (IMC) has revealed its plans to accord Musa Gowon a rousing welcome. The ...

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Kogi Governorship: Late Audu’s Son Set to Replace Father as APC Candidate

The All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kogi East Senatorial District, has nominated Mohammed, the first son of Abubakar Audu, to replace his father as the party’s governorship candidate. The senior Audu died on Sunday just as it became clear he was leading in the Kogi governorship election held Saturday. The APC is to conduct a fresh primary to choose a ...

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Bayelsa Governorship: Why APC Has No Candidate in December 5 Election by Fred Amakom


Chief Timipre Sylva has been nominated as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming December 5th 2015 gubernatorial election in Bayelsa state. Chief Timipre Sylva had previously been elected twice as governor of Bayelsa State namely in 2007 & 2008. The 2007 election was nullified by the court of appeal and chief Timipre Sylva contest and ...

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Biafra Protests: MASSOB Rejects Southeast Stakeholders’ Resolutions, Insists Kanu’s Release

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, (MASSOB) on Wednesday rejected resolutions reached by South East governors and stakeholders towards ending the on-going protests by MASSOB members and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) over the continued detention of the Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu and other pro-Biafra activists. Speaking to reporters on behalf of ...

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