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Federal Government Renege On Plans To End Gas Flaring In Niger Delta By 2020

By Africa Today The Federal Government has said the 2020 deadline announced by Nigeria to end gas flaring in the Niger Delta region may remain elusive barely five months to the deadline Programme Manager, Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme, Justice Derefaka, who spoke in Abuja at the unveiling of a documentary, produced by Africa Initiative […]

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UK, DSS petitioned to probe President Buhari’s Cambridge documents

By Africa Today Controversy trailing president Buhari’s certificate is far from over, as the Department of State Services and the London Metropolitan Police Service have received petitions to investigate the documents said to have been obtained from Cambridge University and tendered by President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential election petition tribunal. A Nigeria-based Media reports […]

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Former Gambian High Court Judge Call On Nigerians To Adopt Community Liaisons In Tacking Communal Crisis.

By Africa Today A onetime High Court Judge of the Republic The Gambia, Justice Ezak Ezak has advocated the adoption of community liaison as a veritable tool of identifying and solving communal crisis, so as to avert war in the country. The legal luminary stated this at the Cross River State House of Assembly, Calabar […]

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MOSOP Laments Incessant Cult Attacks in Ogoni Land

By Africa Today Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People has raised an alarm following the spate of cult-related violence and killings that erupted in some communities in Ogoni land. Publicity Secretary of the organisation, Mr Sunny Zorvah, raised the concern in a statement made available to the Journalists on Thursday in Port-Harcourt. Zorvah […]

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Group Urges State Government To Rehabilitate And Reunite Street Kids

By Africa Today As part of effort aimed at ending child prostitution in Cross River state, a non-Governmental Organization otherwise known as “We the People” on Tuesday held a multi-stakeholder town hall meeting tagged ‘Paradise for Pedophiles’ at the Slessor Hall of Channel View Hotel, Calabar. The meeting which came as a result of the […]

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UNICAL Housing Plan, The Windsworth Hostels’ Strategy.

By Africa Today Unarguably, the crass housing deficit in most urban and sub-urban centres in Nigeria, particularly the Southern part of the Country has become very obvious and more prominent in recent times with government, corporate organizations and individuals battling to keep up with the pace of increased population. Though some demographers and social scientists […]

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Legislative Arm Of Government In Cross River Say No To RUGA.

By Africa Today Taking into cognizance the preponderance of opinions of Cross Riverians and their anticipated fears over the RUGA settlement plan of the federal government, the leadership of the Cross River State House of Assembly has vehemently rejected the plan saying the state has no land for such activities. The disclosure came on the […]

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Abi Lawmaker Calls On State Government To Withdraw Certificate Of Recognition Of Erring Royal Fathers.

By Africa Today The Cross River State House of Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution calling on the state government to forthwith, withdraw certificate of recognition of Paramount Rulers, Clan Heads, and Village Heads who allow communal clash to escalate in their domain. The House also call on the state government to convene an all […]

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Soldier, Civil Defence Personnel Injured As Bandits Sacked Kirtawa Village, Safana LGA, Katsina State.

By Africa Today No fewer than 10 people have been officially confirmed dead, while another five were injured in a fresh attack by bandits on Kirtawa village in Safana Local Government Area of Katsina State on Saturday evening. The bandits’ newsmen gathered also reportedly set ablaze five motor vehicles and four motorcycles during the attack, […]

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Nigerian Envoy To South Africa Calls For Another Autopsy On Elizabeth, Saying Nigerians Killing Themselves.

By Africa Today Informed by activities of some Nigerians abroad, Nigeria’s Consul-General in Johannesburg, South Africa, Mr. Godwin Adams, has called for another autopsy to be carried out on the late Deputy Director-General of Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, Mrs. Elizabeth Ndibuisi-Chukwu. The Nigerian envoy also warned that the deceased should not be buried until […]