Oil Spill: Agbura-Otuokpoti Resident In Bayelsa, SPDC Sing Discordant Tunes
The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has confirmed an oil leak incident from its facility at Agbura-Otuokpoti axis in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa as impacted communities lament the negative impact of the oil discharged by the spill.   Whereas SPDC claims to have responded swiftly, residents say... Read more
Umahi Describes Fulani Herdsmen Killings In Ebonyi As Senseless, Says Perpetrators Will Be Brought To Book
The Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Nweze Umahi has condemned Monday’s massacre of multiple number of people of Egedegede in the Ishielu Local Government Area of the State by suspected Fulani herdsmen describing the killings as “senseless”. The Governor made the condemnation when he visited the affected communities to... Read more
Herdsmen Kill Priest, Many Others In Attack On Ebonyi Communities
 . Many wounded overwhelm hospitals Several persons have been confirmed killed during a surprise Monday night attack by  suspected Fulani herdsmen on three communities in the Ishielu local government area of Ebonyi state. Also killed during the attack was a priest of the Methodist church, whose name is yet... Read more
We’re not part of Oduduwa Republic — Northern Yoruba community
Yoruba ethnic community in the 19 northern states, yesterday, said it has nothing to do with the call for the creation of Oduduwa Republic out of the present Federal Republic of Nigeria. President of the Yoruba Welfare Group Worldwide, Abdlhakeem Adegoke, told newsmen in Kaduna during a peaceful protest, that,... Read more
Rivers State Is Being Built To Compete In The 21st Century – Dangogo
THE SECRETARY TO RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT, DR. TAMMY DANAGOGO, IN AN INTERACTIVE SESSION WITH SOME JOURNALISTS MADE HIS VIEWS KNOWN ON A NUMBER OF ISSUES INCLUDING GOVERNANCE OF THE STATE, OUR CORRESPONDENT PRESENTS EXCERPTS FROM THE INTERACTION: SOME PERSONS ARE COMMENDING THE GOVERNOR ON HIS DEVELOPMENTAL STRIDES AND OTHERS ARE OF... Read more
Yoruba Nation: Radical Professor Unveils Plans For One Million-man March
The Ilana Omo Oodua has berated Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, a day after he dissociated his state from the calls for the secession of the South-West from Nigeria. The Ilana Omo Oodua, led by a renowned Professor of History, Banji Akintoye, on Tuesday tackled Governor Akeredolu, saying that... Read more
Federal Polytechnic Ekowe, Bayelsa Produces  47 HND, 314 OND Graduates
The Federal Polytechnic Ekowe, Bayelsa says it produced 47 Higher National Diploma (HND)and 314 Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in six academic sessions from 2014 to 2020. The institution located in the creeks of Nun River in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area said the graduands will feature at a virtual... Read more
Don’ Politicise Alternative Livelihood Scheme For Ogoni Women, Youths– Gov Wike
Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, has advised the Federal Government not to politicise the implementation of the alternative livelihood component of the  United Nation Environment Programme (UNEP) recommendations on the Ogoni clean up. He said that his administration is ready to partner with the Federal Ministry of Environment and... Read more
Herdsmen Allegedly Attack Sunday Igboho Mother’s Residence
Suspected herdsmen on Sunday allegedly invaded the residence of mother of Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho. Igboho’s spokesman, Olayomi Koiki, confirmed this on Sunday night via his Twitter handle. He wrote: “Chief Sunday Adeyemo’s mother’s house at Igboho was invaded by three Fulani men this evening around... Read more
South-South Governors Under Fire Over Rising Insecurity
Southsouth governors came under fire on Sunday for failing to form a regional security outfit one year after they promised to do so amid rising insecurity. The Southsouth Elders’ Forum (SEF) and the Movement for the Survival of Izon Ethnic Nationality in the Niger Delta (MOSIEND) accused the governors of... Read more