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March 16, 2018 8:23 PM Ifeanyi Ubah declares interest to run in 2019

Chairman of Capital Oil and Gas, Ifeanyi Ubah, on Friday, formally declared his intention to contest the Anambra South Senatorial District election in 2019. Ubah disclosed that he would run on the platform of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). The businesman spoke when he visited the party’s state Chairman, Chief Norbert Obi. He later publicly 21

March 15, 2018 1:03 PM Saudi Arabia threatens to acquire nuclear bomb if Iran does

Saudi Arabia says it would rapidly acquire a nuclear weapon if arch-rival Iran develops one, the country’s Crown Prince has warned. Mohammed bin Salman said the Saudis ‘do not want’ nukes but would be forced to develop them should their Shia counterparts acquire them. The 32-year-old heir to the Saudi throne made the comments in an interview in which 23

March 15, 2018 12:49 AM NANTA holds AGM in Port Harcourt

National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) will hold an elective annual general meeting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to constitute a new executive from March 22 to 24, 2018. Mr. Bankole Bernard, national president of the association, who confirmed this in Lagos at a press briefing, said, barring last-minute hitches, the meeting would 16

March 14, 2018 3:49 PM Petrol price drops to N173 in February – NBS

A report from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reveals that the average price paid by consumer for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) increased by 15.1 percent year-on-year in February 2018. According to the report, the average price also increased by -9.6% month-on-month to N172.5 in February 2018 from N190.9 in January 2018. NBS disclosed this in its Premium 21

March 10, 2018 2:40 PM Gov. Okowa raises alarm over Illegal oil bunkering

Governor spoke when Officials of the Benin Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, paid him a courtesy visit. Governor Okowa said the State Government will work with the EFCC to tackle corruption in the State. “Partnering with the EFCC and other security agencies will go a long way in securing the economy of Nigeria 26

March 10, 2018 1:00 AM Ways to cope with postpartum depression

The period after you have your baby can be filled with countless emotions. You may feel anything from joy to fear to sadness. If your feelings of sadness become severe and start to interfere with your everyday life, you may be experiencing postpartum depression (PPD). Symptoms usually start within a few weeks of delivery, though they may develop up to six months 21

March 9, 2018 3:46 AM 2019: Abia APC sure of victory, tasks members on loyalty

of the 2019 general elections, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State, Chief Marc Wabara, has said the party is confident of taking over power from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Wabara, who is the younger brother of the former Senate president, Chief Adolph Wabara, stated this during an APC stakeholders’ meeting of Ukwa Federal 27

March 8, 2018 5:50 PM Herdsmen killings: Delta under siege – Gov Okowa

The Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, said the state was under siege by herdsmen. Okowa spoke at Isiokolo, Ethiope East Local Government Area, in continuation of the town hall meetings across the state. He insisted that the state will not cede land to the establishment of cattle colonies, asking the Federal Government to come out with a definite 27

March 8, 2018 5:41 PM CAN vows to go after pastors involved in human trafficking

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has vowed to go after pastors engaging in the business of human trafficking. The body also warned that pastors who pray for human traffickers and sell anointing oil and handkerchief to them risk the wrath of God if they failed to repent. Edo State Chairman of CAN, Bishop Oriname Kure further declared that any pastor 21

March 8, 2018 1:28 PM Senate summons British company, BP Oil over $3.3 billion questionable oil deal

Senate Committee on Local Content has summoned a British firm, BP Oil International Limited over a $3.3 billion pre-financing crude oil deal that may have breached the Nigerian Oil and Gas Content Development Act 2010. Chairman of the Committee, Senator Solomon Adeola, said, the summon was necessary in view of complaints against the oil giant by a Nigerian 21