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Tweet Finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala got tremendous applause Weeekend as she was put in the shoes of late sage Chief Obafemi Awolowo by former Abia state governor Orji Uzor Kalu.   Kalu who decried the torrent of attacks on the minister likened her role to that of  Awolowo who was released from...

Tweet The Event By our reporter, Ughelli   The Niger Delta Women Peace and Development (NDWPD), Non Governmental Organization, with a vision to empowering Women, promoting enduring peace, conflict mediation in the Niger Delta region as well as girl-child education and ecological imperatives, has joined other relevant NGOs and government agencies on the crusade against...

Tweet …Say Governor Unfair to Izombe Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha has received some knocks over a list of nominees allegedly submitted to the President for consideration and appointment to represent the State in the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, about being re constituted. Major stakeholders see the list as a maximum injustice...

Tweet The Anambra state Police Command yesterday arrested the Managing Director of one Iheanyi Ezuma Foundation, Ihiala, Ihiala LGA, Mrs Ngozi Ezuma and three members of her staff for not being able to explain how  30 pregnant teenagers came into her motherless babies ‘home . The command raided of the home on a tip-off from a concerned neighbour on their activities. Four...

Tweet The chairman House Committee on Health Hon. Godwin Ndudi Elumelu today   October 14, 2011 promise to ensure that the intending Hajj pilgrims will be adequately provided with medical experts to take care of their health matters while in the Holy Land of Mecca, he made this call while receiving the executive members of the National Hajj Commission led by its Chairman...

Tweet EGBESU MIGHTIER FRATERNITY OF IZON (IJAW) LAND  (The Water Lion)     10th October, 2011.   Dear Muslim Community in Niger Delta Region,   LEAVE OUR LAND NOW WITHIN SEVEN (7) DAYS:                                         We are compelled by the present Boko Haram merciless bombing in the country without verifiable developmental...

Tweet Today, October 12, 2011, at 1pm, the striking workers called off the three week old strike. The announcement was made today in Awka, the capital of Anambra State [Aroma Junction]. The government of Peter Obi in signed agreement with labor leaders agreed to abide with new labor act. See agreement below. The Signed Agreement 112 total views, no views today ...

Tweet Shocker may be the apt word to describe what awaits dignitaries and the rest Nigerians who would be in Amichi, Nnewi South  council of Anambra state the country home of the erstwhile Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Chief Edwin Umezoke who would be buried this morning. The remains of the former speaker who died last month in an India hospital for...

Tweet Keynote Address By His Excellency, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Gcfr, At The Public / Formal Launch Of The Youwin! Job Creation Programme On Tuesday, 11th October, 2011.       Protocol  It is with great pleasure that I formally launch one of this Administration’s key programmes targeted at youth empowerment, employment generation and wealth creation.  As...

Tweet Ozoekwe Franca Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have apprehended a 59 year old grandmother at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. The suspect was to export 1.500kg of powdery substance that tested positive to cocaine. She was arrested last weekend during the screening of British Airways passengers to London Heathrow...