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Items filtered by date: November 2018

Come To Yenagoa, Let’s Feast On Plantain

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Fully abreast with its numerous nutritious values, the average Ijaw man or woman is a lover of plantain. Whether prepared in form of porridge, popularly known as Kekefiagha in Izon local parlance, or whether it is served in roasted form, plantain is highly cherished by the ljaws.

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“I Made A Mistake Marrying My Husband. Sometimes I Feel Like Poisoning His Food. He Beats Me Mercilessly”

Adaora got married to her husband with very high hopes, that she would have the best of marriages ever. She had looked forward to it when she was single.

On her wedding day as she walked through the isle, up to when she said 'I do', she still had dreams of a wonderful home. But a few weeks after, what she started seeing gave her an inkling that she was in for some trouble. And truly she was in trouble.

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Appraising Ndoma-Egba-Led NDDC Board

On November 4, 2016, a new Governing Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) constituted by President Muhammadu Buhari and headed by former Senate Leader, Distinguished Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, was inaugurated with Mr. Nsima Ekere as the commission's Managing Director (MD).

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How Ayade saved Cross River Water Board From Inept Leadership

It is an understatement to say man cannot do without water. He can go without food for a longer period but not water because soon he could become dehydrated and what may follow could be disastrous. It is said that at least 70 percent of man's body is made up of water. That is why the absence of water in a household or a city leaves much to be desired as it brings about untold hardship to the residents.

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Ayade's Long Awaited Mfom-Obudu Ranch Road

It's two  years now since the groundbreaking for the dualization of the 147km Mfom-Okuku-Bekwarra-Obudu ranch road took place but since then, the road project has not been delivered by the Prof Ben Ayade-led government of Cross River state.

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2018 Carnival Calabar: The Countdown Begins

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Africanism, the theme for the 2018 Carnival Calabar, has continued to attract endorsement of critical stakeholders in Cross River State. The latest endorsement comes from the Chief Judge of the High Court of the state, Justice Michael Edem, who flagged off the second dry run of the carnival recently.

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We’ll Bury Dickson’s Mum As A Heroine –Okorotie

Chief thompson okorotie is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Bayelsa state and former Chief Whip in the old Rivers State House of Assembly. In this interview with John Odhe, he condemned the alleged discriminatory tendencies against his party's candidate for Bayelsa West Senatorial District where he also comes from. He also spoke on sundry issues.

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C’River Senate Race: How I'll Disgrace Gershom Bassey -Prince Otu

In the next few months, two political giants from Cross River South-Senator Gershom Bassey and Senator Prince Bassey Otu-will face each other for the second consecutive time in the field. In 2015, Bassey unseated Otu to claim the Cross River South senatorial seat in the National Assembly. In 2019, Otu has promised to reclaim his seat.

In this telephone interview with TNN, which was transcribed by VICTORIA KALU, Otu spoke of how he plans to defeat Bassey. He also spoke on his agenda for the senatorial district.

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A Call To Sacrifice

Being Text of Statement By Legborsi Saro Pyagbara on the Occasion of the 23rdAnniversary

Commemoration of Ogoni Martyrs Day on November 10, 2018. All other protocols observed,

On behalf of the Ogoni people, its spirits and fallen heroes, I welcome you all to this 23rd Anniversary Commemoration of Ogoni Martyrs Day. I wish to convey the deepest appreciation of MOSOP to you all for honouring us with your dignified presence.

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