Unease As Fulani Herdsmen Return To Enugu Community Four Years After Massacre
Apprehension and confusion have engulfed Ukpabi Nimbo Community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State over the return of herdsmen to the community, four years after  over 40 people were killed in an invasion of the community. Dr. Akachukwu Clement, one of the Spokespersons of the community in an... Read more
International Literacy Day 2020: FirstBank Set The Pace With Innovative e-learning Solutions
Covid-19 brought a huge challenge to education and literacy. First Bank of Nigeria Limited responded with a Rosetta stone of innovative e-learning initiatives that have far-reaching effects, writes Eche Munonye   Since 1967 that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) have been celebrating International Literacy Day... Read more
NOSDRA Confirms Discharge Of 45,000 Barrels Of Crude At Angiama Fields, Bayelsa
The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) on Friday confirmed the discharge of 45,000 barrels of crude at Angiama oilfields in Bayelsa. The Angiama oilfield operated by Shell Petroleum Development Com[any (SPDC) in located in the swamps of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area in Bayelsa. NOSDRA announced... Read more
Nigeria Needs Wealth Creators As Leaders – Obi
Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has stated that Nigeria needs wealth creators as leaders, if the country desired any integrated economic growth. Obi explained that Nigeria currently operates what can be described as a “consumption economy” which... Read more
Managing Director/CEO of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun Askia Ogieh has revealed that the Commission has delivered 41 projects, while 29 others in the pipeline are already awarded and in various stages of completion in the entire Isoko Nation. Bashorun Askia made the disclosure while... Read more
The British Council has launched its globally renowned digital library in Nigeria. This is part of the organisation’s efforts to make educational and entertainment resources available to all. The initiative is aimed at restoring and encouraging a reading culture among Nigerians by facilitating self-paced and convenient learning. Access to... Read more
The leadership of Isoko Development Union (IDU) and Traditional rulers of the various kingdoms in Isoko Nation have commended the efforts of the Managing Director of  Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun Askia Ogieh, for single-handedly sponsoring the Isoko language project, to save it from extinction.... Read more
Nigeria Will Suffer If Judicial Officers Are Neglected – CJN
*Commissions residences for Federal and State Judges built by Rivers State Govt The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad says Nigeria will suffer grave effect if judicial officers are consistently deprived of requisite infrastructure. Justice Muhammad made the remark at the commissioning of  20  four bedroom duplexes built... Read more
FirstBank Chairman, Awosika Stars In “Citation”, A Movie That Gives Voice To Victims Of Sexual Harassment
Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has made her debut in a movie produced by award-winning, and proudly Nigerian movie producer, Kunle Afolayan. The movie, Citation, is created to correct one of the greatest ills – rape and sexual molestation – which affects the educational system and indeed... Read more
Rivers Command Gets New Controller Of Corrections
The Newly-posted Controller of Corrections (CC), Rivers Command, Alex Odita, has taken over the mantle of leadership at the State Headquarters in Port Harcourt. A statement on Tuesday by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSC Juliet Ofoni, said Odita assumed duty on Monday after taking over from Assistant Controller... Read more