Gunmen Attack More Police Stations In Akwa Ibom, Two Feared Dead

Unidentified gunmen have attacked a police station in Iwukem, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state and two people have been feared dead. Reports have that the gunmen also razed Ika police station. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Odiko...

Eid: Buhari Asks Christians and Muslims to pray for the country

President Muhammadu Buhari in his Eid-el-Fitr message to Nigerians has asked both Christians and Muslims to unite and jointly pray against tragic incidents of kidnapping and banditry happening in the country. President Buhari has called on Nigerians to show acts of...

Edo Police kill three kidnappers, rescue seven abductees

The Edo State Police Command has killed three suspected kidnappers and rescued seven abducted victims in the state. In a statement released on Monday by the police spokesman in Edo state, SP Kontongs Bello, the victims were rescued after security operatives combed the...

FG Declares Wednesday, Thursday As Public Holidays To Celebrate Eid-El-Fitr

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, 12th May and Thursday, 13th May 2021 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Mr Rauf Aregbesola, who is the Minister of Interior, made the declaration on Monday in Abuja on behalf of the...

Akwa United Defeat Ondo’s Sunshine Stars in Unbeaten Run

Akwa United secure 2-1 win over Sunshine Stars and extend the unbeaten run of the Promise Keepers to ten matches as action resumed in Nigeria Professional Football League. Mayi who was voted the club’s best midfielder in the first stanza of the league confirmed his...

Edwin Clark applauds NDDC for embarking on life-touching projects

The Ijaw National leader and Chairman of Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Chief Edwin Clark, has applauded the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, for embarking on projects and programmes that are impacting positively on the lives of the people of the Niger Delta...

NDDC provides Science equipment to 46 Niger Delta Schools

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has flagged-off the donation and distribution of essential science equipment to selected secondary schools in the Niger Delta region. Speaking at the flag-off ceremony in Warri, Delta State, the NDDC Interim Administrator,...

Greenfield Students Kidnap: ‘We Share Anguish Of Parents’ – Presidency

The Federal Government on Tuesday said they share the anguish of parents of the abducted students of Greenfield University. The is coming 15 days after gunmen stormed Greenfield University located along the Kaduna–Abuja Highway in Chikun Local Government Area, and...

Buhari Condemns Killings In Benue, Anambra

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday called for an end to what he described as “the cycle of violence” in Benue and Anambra states. In a statement signed by spokesman Garba Shehu, the President said the inclination for people to take law into their hands “in the name...

NDDC lights up 132/33kv substation in Ondo state

The Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, says the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, is in a new era of diversification and sustainable economic development. Governor Akeredolu stated this yesterday when the NDDC Interim Administrator, Mr....