Thursday, 5th October 2023

Tony Okocha

6 Jul
Advocates of the former governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and the Social Democratic Party (SDP) governorship candidate, Magnus Abe are at loggerheads over who should be appointed a minister from the state.
5 Jul
Former Chief of Staff to the Rivers State Government and stalwart of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Tony Okocha, has urged President Bola Tinubu to concede the ministerial appointment of Rivers State to former Governor Nyesom Wike.
14 Jun
A Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Tony Okocha, has called for the overhaul of the nation’s refineries as part of plans to revive the country’s ailing economy.
19 May
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tony Okocha, has said the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has reintegrated the state into national politics.
14 Mar
Crisis in the Rivers State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has continued five days to governorship and state House of Assembly elections, as party members accuse one another of anti-party activities.
13 Feb
All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) in Rivers State has said divisions in the state chapter of the party will not affect the rally of its presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, billed for Wednesday.


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The 2030 World Cup will be held across six countries in three continents, World Football governing body, FIFA, confirmed yesterday. Spain, Portugal and Morocco have been named as the co-hosts, with the opening three matches taking place in Uruguay, Argentina and Paraguay.
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Justice Geraldine Imadegbelo of a Benin High Court has sentenced 62-year-old popular Benin-based socialite, Felicia Osaigbovo, alias Mama Masha to 12 years imprisonment for human trafficking.
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A widow, Mrs. Opeyemi Adegboyega, has sued the Ondo State government over the alleged disappearance of her son, Oluwaseun Omoniyi, while in the custody of the state’s juvenile home.
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The Consul General of the U.S. Consulate in Lagos, Will Stevens, has said African solutions are needed to address global problems, which include climate change, food insecurity, poor leadership, among others.
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Newcastle enjoyed a dream return to the Champions League at St James' Park as Paris Saint-Germain were humbled in a 4-1 victory for the Magpies on Wednesday.
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At least 20 members of the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church, Divine Blessing Cathedral (DBC), Alagbado, Lagos, have become recipients of the N20 million dole out to them by the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Chemstar Group, Dr Emmanuel Awode, as part of activities to celebrate his Diamond Jubilee birthday. The N20 million, which was presented…
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  A group under the aegis of "APC Youth Group for Good Governance" (AYG3) has flayed remarks by the PDP it termed as 'derogatory' against the Benue State Security Advisor Chief, Sgt Joseph Har (rtd). The People's Democratic Party (PDP) had issued a press statement a few days ago through its Publicity Secretary Bemgba Iortyom…
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The Partnership for Issues-based Campaign in Nigeria (PICaN) on Wednesday cautioned the Nigerian Judiciary against using technicalities to pervert what it called the “popular and freewill” of Nigerians. Addressing a press conference in Kaduna on Wednesday, the National President of PICaN, Comrade Bako Abdul Usman who also doubled as the National President of Campaign for…
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...Opposition tasks judiciary on independence The New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has said that those who staged a protest at the Nigeria High Commission in London on the nation's independence day were patriotic Nigerians resident abroad who only expressed their outrage over what they see as injustice. Some Nigerians had protested in London on the…
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Tens of thousands of health care workers in the United States walked off the job Wednesday, beginning one of the sector's largest strikes in recent history, as America's year of labor discontent rolled on.