Bayelsa Poll: NGO Warns Of Danger Signals, Threats To Peaceful Polls, Sues For Restraint
The Search for Common Ground , an election process advocacy civil society group on Tuesday decried the tense political atmosphere capable of threatening a peaceful governorship elections on Nov. 16, 2019. Ms Joy Baiye, Media Advocacy Cordinator of the Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) made the observation at a press... Read more
Ahead Guber Polls, Dickson Begs Bayelsa People Not To Dump PDP
Gov Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has urged the people of Bayelsa to keep faith with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as they go to the polls on Nov 16 to elect his successor. Dickson who made the call in a radio broadcast on Sunday night monitored by in Yenagoa... Read more
FirstBank Lagos Amateur Open Golf Championship Achieves Global Acclaim, Listed In The WAGR
  Nigeria’s premier and leading financial services provider, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that the FirstBank Lagos Amateur Golf Championship scheduled to Tee-Off on Friday, 15 November 2019 is now listed amongst the golf tournaments in the World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR). The WAGR is offered by... Read more
USCIRF Advocacy for Robert Levinson Spurs New Development in Iran
. As U.S. State Department Intensifies Efforts to Free Levinson WASHINGTON, DC – Months of efforts by United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) Commissioner Andy Khawaja to determine the whereabouts of missing and presumed imprisoned U.S. citizen Robert Levinson, who disappeared in Iran in 2007, have finally... Read more
WES 2019: WorldStage Boss Advocates Innovation Hubs Across Nigeria To Rehabilitate Yahoo-yahoo Boys
Amidst growing crackdowns on internet fraudsters popularly called Yahoo-yahoo boys in Nigeria by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), the President/CEO, World Stage Limited, Mr. Segun Adeleye has advocated that government in collaboration with the private sector should set up innovation hubs in all the country’s 774 local... Read more
7th News Express Anniversary Lecture Holds In Lagos
A broad spectrum of political, business and social heavyweights are expected to storm the Main Hall of Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos, for the 7th News Express Anniversary Lecture holding this morning, Thursday, November 14, 2019. The event starts by 11:00 a.m. and is expected to last not... Read more
USCIRF Commends House Recognition of Armenian Genocide
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) commends the U.S. House of Representatives’ passage of H.Res. 296 on October 29, 2019 to officially recognize and commemorate the Armenian Genocide. The resolution affirms U.S. recognition of the atrocities committed against Armenians by the Ottoman Empire between 1915 and... Read more
NDDC has collapsed  – Gov. Wike
  . As NDDC’s Acting Executive Director of Projects, Ojougboh says a sitting Nigerian senator is handling 300 of the commission’s project.     From Dianabasi Effiong Gov. Nyesom Wike has declared that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has collapsed with lose of capacity to deliver development to... Read more
Tread With Caution, Sen Abe Urges Those Calling for MNDA Minister’s Sack
From Dianabasi Effiong Sen. Magnus Abe, former Senator representing Rivers South-East in the National Assembly, has appealed to those calling for the removal of Sen. Godswill Akpabio, the Minister, Niger Delta Affairs (MNDA), to tread with caution. He made the call on Tuesday in Port Harcourt while speaking with... Read more
Rivers CJ releases 43 inmates unconditionally, 2 others on bail at Custodial Centres
From Dianabasi Effiong The Chief Judge (CJ) of Rivers, Justice Adama Iyayi-Lamikanra, has released unconditionally, no less than 43 inmates when she visited the Ahoada and Port Harcourt Custodial Centres in the State. Their release was made known in a statement in Port Harcourt by the Deputy Superintendent of... Read more