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  • Wike sacks Commissioner for Works, Batheul Harrisson

    June 22, 2017 2:44 PM 17

    Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike has relieved the Commissioner for Works, Batheul Harrisson of his appointment. A statement from Government House, Port Harcourt says the sack of Harrison takes immediate effect. The former commissioner has been directed to hand over to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works. It would be recalled that this is the second

  • Sad story of Delta Council Secretariat where weeds, reptiles rule [PHOTOS]

    June 22, 2017 11:42 AM 22

    The Ughelli South Local Government Council’s Secretariat has been overtaken by weeds and reptiles, leaving the Council in a sorry state, DAILY POST can report. A walk into the council leaves one suspicious of creeping objects for fear of not being bitten by snakes and other dangerous animals as grasses have overtaken some of the offices. Our Delta State

  • Obanikoro is like the prodigal son, he bit fingers that fed him – Ajomale

    June 22, 2017 10:15 AM 18

    ​Ajoma​le stated that he was ​​not surprised at Obanikoro’s defection to ​the ruling party. ​His words: “​You know he was one of us before he decamped to PDP​.​ ​When we were in the defunct Alliance for Democracy, AD, he was with us.​ ​​He benefitted a lot from the party because Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu loved him​”. “But all along nobody took offence

  • Senate to pass bill seeking to reduce house rents in Nigeria

    June 22, 2017 9:44 AM 16

    The Nigerian Senate is reportedly working on a bill, that will seek to curtail the high house rents paid across the country. This was disclosed by the Senate Committee Chairman on Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Dino Melaye. According to Melaye, the ‘Rent Edit’ bill, would protect tenants and landlords. He also promised that lawmakers would

  • Congo withdrawing troops from CAR mission – UN

    June 22, 2017 9:07 AM 17

    The United Nations says Congo Republic will withdraw its troops from a peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic (CAR) after a review sparked by sexual abuse accusations found “systemic problems in command and control.” The country has some 630 troops on the ground in Central African Republic, according to the latest UN figures. A UN database

  • Dino Melaye: Constituents reveal why Senator should be recalled from senate

    June 22, 2017 8:09 AM 22

    Following the submission of signatures of constituents from Kogi West senatorial district to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on the recall of its Senator, Dino Melaye, leader of the constituents, Chief Cornelius Olowo, has given reasons for their action. Speaking shortly after submitting the petition at INEC’s headquarters in Abuja

  • Mustafi pleads with Alexis Sanchez not to leave Arsenal

    June 22, 2017 6:40 AM 16

    Arsenal defender, Shkodran Mustafi, has pleaded with his team-mate Alexis Sanchez, not to leave the Emirates this summer. Sanchez is yet to sign a new deal with the Gunners and has one year left on his current contract. The Chile international has been linked with moves with Manchester City and Bayern Munich, but Mustafi has hailed his abilities and called

  • Kogi West Submit Signatures For Melaye’s Recall To INEC

    June 22, 2017 3:35 AM 17

    The electorate from Kogi West Senatorial district yesterday made real their threat to recall Senator Dino Melaye, as they submitted results of their poll to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja. The constituents, who stormed the headquarters of INEC, brought the results in six bags for each of the local government areas in the senatorial

  • Customs intercepts over N28m contraband rice, used tyres, clothing, others

    June 22, 2017 3:28 AM 15

    The Nigerian Customs Services (NCS), Oyo/Osun Area Command, has intercepted 15 vehicles laden with assorted contraband goods, including used clothes and rice, with a total duty paid value (DPV) of N23.3 million. The command’s controller, Mr. Emmanuel Udo-Aka, disclosed this when he briefed newsmen on the achievements of the command in Ibadan on Wednesday

  • Agric financing fund hits $65.9m

    June 22, 2017 3:06 AM 14

    Latest figures from Sahel Capital, yesterday, have shown that the Fund for Agricultural Finance in Nigeria (FAFIN) has hit $65.9 million, with prospect of growing by additional $10 million by December. Sahel Capital is a private fund initiated by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to provide financial, capacity-building and technical