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Ogaga Ifowodo

17 Oct 2020
Dr Ogaga Ifowodo, a legal practitioner has urged President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta to intervene over the murder of nine residents in Oleh community in the State.
12 Jun 2019
Glad, but with a tinge of sadness - that it should have taken all of two decades and a half for that to happen. And the irony of it all: that the recognition should come from the very man many swore is an irredeemable dictator...
12 May 2019
Concluding part of interview with Comrade Udenta O Udenta, who released 21 books after so many years of literary hibernation. The first volume of Crisis of Theory in Contemporary Nigerian Literature and the Possibilities of New Materialist Direction is one of the most thought-provoking and latest works among the 21 books. To what extent is…
30 Apr 2019
The creative arts and sports could be major sources of income for the country if the government enforced existing copyright laws and also provided...
22 Nov 2018
Recently, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and European Union (EU) had a retreat on the serene grounds of Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort to discuss ways of resuscitating NDDC’s numerous but moribund water schemes in the Niger Delta.
8 Sep 2018
The Ace Jural Court, Faculty of Law, University of Benin, Benin City, was last week upbeat with sounds of Naija music belted out from deafening speakers that were strategically positioned at the faculty hall.
10 Aug 2018
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has cancelled projects worth N200 billion in the nine Niger Delta states.
26 Apr 2018
Tomorrow (April 26, 2018), Friends of the Creator Foundation (FCF) will mark this year’s World Intellectual Property Day by honouring eight Nigerian women who have distinguished themselves as creators and innovators in their respective artistic and inventive labours, including a young woman....
16 Jan 2018
The commissioner representing Delta State on the board of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) in the Niger Delta...
26 Nov 2017
Wikidepia's description of a literary festival, also known as a book festival or writers’ festival, comes handy in delineating the place of a gathering for conversation...
6 Nov 2017
The NDDC Managing Director, Nsima Ekere, a commissioner in the commission, Dr. Ogaga Ifowodo and other directors, led the visit to the project sites, which was done by boats.
29 Sep 2017
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is set to revoke many contracts for projects in different parts of the oil-rich region to enable it to focus on strategic ones that would open up the areas.


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Sri Lanka police fired tear gas and water cannon on a small protest Thursday to break up the first demonstration since the crisis-hit island nation lifted a state of emergency.
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The authorities of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have distanced the agency from alleged scams in petrol subsidies running into trillions of naira in the country. FIRS Executive Chairman, Mr Mohammed Nami who appeared before the Ibrahim Al-Mustapha Aliyu-led Adhoc Committee probing into the petroleum subsidy regime explained that the role of his outfit…
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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State did not stop the sit-at-home order in the state. It said Uzodinma could not stop the sit-at-home order because he did not initiate it. Emma Powerful, the spokesperson of IPOB, said the group cancelled the sit-at-home order on the advice…
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Efforts to end open defecation in Nigeria by 2025 received a boost, Wednesday, with the approval of measures to accelerate access to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) by the Clean Nigeria Steering Committee headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A meeting of the committee presided over by Prof Osinbajo virtually, approved prayers contained in the…
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The deployment of Burundian troops to help quell rebel groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo's east has divided local people, with some fiercely opposed but others giving a cautious welcome. Burundian forces began arriving in South Kivu province on Monday, pushing ahead with a plan by the seven-nation East African Community (EAC) to stabilise…