FirstBank’s Sponsored “First Class Material” Continues To Empower And Celebrate The Nigeriab Youth
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial services provider has again reinforced its commitment to Youth Empowerment and Entrepreneurship through its sponsorship of the docuseries ‘’First Class Material’’ from the stables of Linda Ikeji TV   Arguably Nigeria’s most valuable bank brand, FirstBank continues to pride... Read more
17 Sokoto Communities Relocate To Niger Republic Over Bandits’ Attacks
Over 50,000 residents of 17 communities in Sabon Birni Local Government Area have relocated to Niger Republic over incessant bandits’ attacks.  This was disclosed by the member representing Sabon Birni North constituency in the Sokoto State House of Assembly, Aminu Almustapha Boza. Boza said the villagers are currently taking... Read more
Two Methodist Priests Murdered In Benue
Two pastors have been reportedly assassinated in Ochoro community of Konshisha Local Government Area of Benue State by persons suspected to be members of the Bonta militia. The pastors, who were identified as Moses Ijoko Aleje and Ijuo Emmanuel Aleje, with the Methodist Church, Ochoro were killed on Tuesday... Read more
Wike Signs Bills On VAT Collection, Open Grazing Prohibition, Others Into Law
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has signed bills on Value Added Tax (VAT) collection, Open Grazing Prohibition in the State into law. He also maintained that the judgement of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt had sufficiently addressed the illegality perpetrated by the Federal Inland Revenue Services... Read more
Niger Delta Fishermen Applaud Buhari On Assent To PIB, Seeks Compensation For Bonga Spill
Artisanal Fishermen Association of Nigeria (ARFAN) on Tuesday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his assent to the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) Rev. Samuel Ayadi, Coordinator of ARFAN in the Niger Delta who made the commendation while reacting to the President’s assent to the PIB noted that the new law... Read more
Insurgency: Mustapha Ahmed Extols Operation Safe Corridor
The Director General of National Emergency Management Agency NEMA, Mustapha Habib Ahmed has commended Operation Safe Corridors’ accomplishments in re-integrating repentant insurgents to the society. Mr. Mustapha gave the commendation recently when the coordinator of Operation Safe Corridor, Brigadier General J.Y. Maina visited the Headquarters of the National Emergency... Read more
A Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Media Awareness and Justice Initiative (MAJI) on Wednesday urged journalists in the Niger Delta to embrace the use of data in reporting the environmental issues of oil pollution in the region.   Mr Ikechukwu Ahaka, Programme Officer , MAJI made the call while speaking... Read more
Shell Has Created 7,913 Entrepreneurs Amongst N/Delta Youths From  2003 Till Date – Official
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) on Sunday said it has cumulatively created  7,913 entrepreneurs in its youth enterprise development programme for Niger Delta youths from 2003 till date.   This is contained in a statement by Mr Bamidele Odugbesan, SPDC Media Relations Manager availed to the... Read more
Dickson Out Of EFCC After Interrogation, Says Petition Against Him Are Frivolous
Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Sen Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday said he was questioned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commision (EFCC) on Tuesday over a petition against him and allowed to return home on self recognition sameday.   According to a statement issued by Mr Fidelis Soriwei, Media... Read more
Encourage Young Farmers To Embrace Agripreneurship Agric Agencies – RSSG, Danagogo
The Secretary to Rivers State Government, Dr. Tammy Danagogo, has urged Agriculture experts in the state to develop new measures to encourage young people’s participation in agripreneur in order to address gaps in the food and agricultural sector. This was made known on Tuesday in a statement by Juliana... Read more