Military Investment: Dickson Hails Airforce

BALTIMORE, MD (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Bayelsa State Governor Hon. Seriake Dickson on Friday saluted the efforts of the Nigerian Air Force for making strategic investments aimed at improving the welfare and professionalism of its personnel in the state. Governor Dickson gave the commendation at the commissioning ceremony of 8 of its projects embarked upon by the Air…

Melania Trump sues publisher, blogger over stories from her past

Melania Trump, wife of Republican nominee Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit against Maryland-based publisher of the Daily Mail Online and a blogger on Thursday over stories about her past she believes were “tremendously damaging,” her attorney said in a statement. Her lawsuit is coming after the Daily Mail retracted the story in a posting…

Army starts overhaul of career building, recruitment procedures

Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai The Nigerian Army has commenced the overhaul of its career building and recruitment procedures to conform to the vision and mission of the present administration for the Armed Forces. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai made the disclosure in Abuja on Thursday at the inauguration…

Bayelsa: Jonah Okah remanded for alleged defamation      

A civil servant with Bayelsa State Ministry of Justice Jonah Okah, was yesterday, remanded in Okaka Prison by Magistrate Pere Bossa of Magistrate Court 7 for alleged criminal defamation of Mr. Ritchie Etonye, the Government House Accountant. The matter was adjourned to September 20. Okah’s arrest and prosecution  followed a petition to the police by Etonye…

Akintelure, Akinyinka back Abraham for APC ticket

Two aspirants yesterday stepped down for Dr Olusegun Abraham in the bid for Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate ticket. Mr Akinnola Akinyinka (Ondo Central) and Dr Paul Akintelure(Ondo South) announced that they had dropped out of the race to back Abraham to pick the ticket in tomorrow’s primary. Akintelure, the running mate…

Serena continues quest for historic 23rd slam title

Serena Williams will try to take another step towards a record-setting 23rd grand slam title at the US Open on Friday. World number one Williams faces fellow American Vania King in second round action and a victory would put her five match wins away from breaking the professional era record for grand slam titles that…

Bayelsa: Jonah Okah Remanded In Prison For Criminal Defamation

A civil servant with Bayelsa State Ministry of Justice, Jonah Okah, was on Thursday remanded in Okaka Prison by Magistrate Pere Bossa of Magistrate Court 7 for Criminal defamation of Mr. Ritchie Etonye, the Government House accountant. Bossa adjourned to September 20. Okah is said to be a loyalist of former governor Timipre Sylva. His arrest…

Defamation: Bayelsa Police arrest civil servant

The Police in Bayelsa State have arrested a civil servant, Jonah Okah, for criminal defamation of Mr. Ritchie Etonye, the Government House accountant. His arrest followed a petition to the police by Ritche Etonye over a false allegation Okah levied against him which he also publicized on his facebook account. According to the petition, Okah…

The free tool most email marketers don’t know about

There is an email capability that is extremely useful to professional email marketers but which goes largely unrecognized and unused. It’s called tagged addressing and you should be using it. As email marketers we’re intensely interested in what different brands are doing with email. Style, frequency, content, layout, personalization, the variations are endless. Knowing what…