OUK Movement committed to grassroots mobilization

*Intensifies membership drive The OUK Movement, a non-partisan socio-political ideological group, says it is committed to mobilising the grassroots for political awareness and participation. Chairman of the group, Engr. Agu Ndukwe said after the group’s meeting in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, that the OUK Movement was poised to raise the bar in the orientation…

ITF was in shambles when I took over in 2016 – Sir Joseph Ari

*Says: ‘We’ve transformed and trained 500,000 Nigerian youths’ The Director-General Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Sir Joseph Ari has disclosed that the Fund under his administration has in four years achieved and performed remarkably in the objectives and mandate given it in which 500,000 Nigerian have been trained in various entrepreneurial skills. Speaking to journalists in…

SEEFOR constructs 157 roads in Bayelsa

The State Employment and Expenditure For Result Projects (SEEFOR) on Tuesday revealed that it has started and completed 157 roads across the eight local government area of Bayelsa state as they wind up the programme in the state. Speaking to journalists after taking a tour of some of the projects in Yenagoa, part of Southern…

Court remands businessman for alleged armed robbery

A Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Tuesday, ordered that a businessman, Oche Mathew, be remanded in a correctional centre, for alleged armed robbery. The police charged Mathew with two counts of criminal conspiracy and armed robbery. Magistrate Ajuma Igama did not take the plea of Mathew for want of jurisdiction. Igama ordered the police to…