Robbers Cart Away Two Police AK-47 Rifles In Asaba

Daredevil armed robbers, last Monday, carted away two police Ak-47 rifles after a major ambush on police patrol vehicles of the policemen attached to “C’ Division under the Delta State Police Command, Asaba. Source revealed that the four-members gang, who waylaid the police team around 8:15 am, were armed with machetes. Our source disclosed that…

Ex-Militants Urge Buhari To Sack Dokubo

Aggrieved Coalition of Ex-Militants, who had long surrendered their arms and embrace the Federal Government’s amnesty, staged a protest on the East-West Road to press home their demand for removal of Prof. Charles dokubo as the coordinator of the Prisidential Amnesty Pogramme (PAP) The demand for the sack of Dokubo, according to the repentant militants…

Flood Puts Edo In Trouble

At least, 30,000 persons have been displaced by flood submerged 42 communities in Esan South East Local Government Area of Edo. Newsmen report that over 8,000 houses and thousands of hectares of farmland were affected by the flood. The communities that are mostly are on the bank of River Niger, and had their crops, such…

Isoko Wants Rotation Of Delta South Senatorial Seat

The President General of Isoko Development Union (IDU), High Chief Iduh Amadhe, says rotation of the senate position in South Senatorial district between Isoko, Itsekiri and Ijaw ethnic nationalities, will foster equity, justice and fair play in the actualisation of true democracy in the present political dispensation. Amadhe made the statement during the visit of…

Etiebet Dumps APC For PDP In A’Ibom

The dwindling hopes and fast depleting ranks of the All Progressives Congress in Akwa Ibom State took another hit yesterday when it lost a critical member of the party in Oruk Anam Local Government of the Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District. The district and its stakeholders, realising that it was logical, equitable and right to allow…

RSG Holds Special Night Of Tributes for Aguma

The government and people of Rivers State have held a night of tributes for the departed Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, late Hon, Emmanuel Aguma (SAN), who served the state diligently. Senior lawyers, family members, friends, associates, state House of Assembly, state Judiciary and the Rivers State Executive Council all highlighted the qualities that made…

Turaki Seeks Higher Political Office For Dickson

Sequel to the crossroads and myriad issues posing threat towards a united Nigeria, a Presidential Aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN) has sued for higher office for Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Seriake Dickson, in view of his genuine patriotism and nationalistic disposition to unity, fairness, equity…

CRSG To Introduce Interactive Boards In Schools

As part of efforts to ensure that the British-Canadian Secondary School, Obudu is in line with global best practices, the state Governor, Prof Ben Ayade has set wheels in motion to install interactive white boards in classrooms to enhance effective teaching and learning. The Executive Chairman, State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Dr Stephen Odey…

Presidential amnesty programme: Senate C’ttee expresses dismay over poor funding

The Senate Committee on Niger Delta has expressed dismay on the delay in release of funds for payment of stipends and other allowances to beneficiaries… The post Presidential amnesty programme: Senate C’ttee expresses dismay over poor funding appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria . Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers Find more latest news and headlines…