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31 Aug 2018
Leaders of Ohanaeze, Afenifere, Niger Delta and the North yesterday condemned the gradual slide to dictatorship and regulatory attack on democracy and its institutions under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. They particularly condemned President Buhari’s remark that national interest takes precedence over rule of law and asked him to immediately withdraw the statement. At their summit…
18 Aug 2018
Pan-Igbo group Ohaneze has again warned that Nigeria may not endure as an entity if political restructuring of the country is not carried out. The Coordinator of Ohaneze Youth Wing in the South South, Chief Arthur Ugwa, gave the warning on Saturday when the group visited the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) in Yenagoa. He argued…
28 Apr 2018
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, yesterday told governors of the South-South region that the only way to their economic freedom and over independence on the center for monthly allocation is to develop the region. The minister, who spoke yesterday, at Emeyal, Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, during the groundbreaking ceremony…
7 Apr 2018
The smile on the face of Reverend Father Cosmas Mordi, parish priest of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Paiko, Idimu, was huge: The love and unity he had cultivated in the parish since he came in had grown to a commendable level. Therefore, this afternoon, as members of his parish were displaying the best of their…
1 Feb 2018
After a lull, the clamour for resource control and fiscal federalism has once again began to resonate in the South-South geopolitical zone as stakeholders renewed their agitation for a restructured Nigeria. The call, which is gathering fresh momentum, is that the country must be restructured in line with the practice of true federalism where political…
23 Jan 2018
The unfolding realities whereby Southern Nigeria that holds the economic and intellectual power that ought to power its destiny in the country but, ironically, is relegated to the background by the less endowed North makes it imperative for the South to forge a common front and speak with one voice in order to survive. By…
18 Jul 2016
Members of the state Houses of Assembly in the South-East and South-South geo-political zones of the country at a joint session at the weekend have passed a motion rejecting ...
18 May 2016
The technical committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has praised Edo State FA for putting together the South South Champion of Champions competition, which kicks off tomorrow at the Sam Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin.
11 Apr 2015
Former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Saturday condemned the spate of violence during the governorship and state assembly polls in the South-South geo-political zone of the country. Tinubu, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), made the observation while addressing journalists at Sunday Adigun Street, Alausa, where he cast his vote.…


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