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NNPC GMD Appeals To Friends To Stop Paid Congratulatory Advertisements

 Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu    Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, the Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has appealed to friends and well wishers to stop placing paid advertisements in the media congratulating him over his appointment. In a Friday statement by Mr. Ohi Alegbe, the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division…

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Illegal Migrants Deported From Gabon

About 500 illegal migrants mainly from Nigeria, Mali, Togo, Senegal, Niger Republic, Guinea Conakry and other African countries have been repatriated from Gabon to Nigeria for not having valid travelling documents. Receiving the deportees at the Inland Waterways Jetty in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, the State Comptroller of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Funke…

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Boko Haram Kills 4 In Fresh Ambush On Borno Highway

In a fresh ambush on the Maiduguri-Damboa-Biu highway, rampaging Boko Haram gunmen killed four persons, injured three, and abducted two other persons. A local vigilante member, Abba Yusuf, who disclosed this in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, said the insurgents wreaked the havoc when they ambushed commercial motorists at Nwajurko village near SabonGari in Damboa…

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President Buhari Has Demonstrated Commitment To Strengthen Amnesty Programme – Boroh

 Retired Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh    The Presidential Amnesty Office in Abuja has commenced the payment of outstanding stipends to ex-agitators in the Niger Delta region and beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP). This followed the approval by President Muhammadu Buhari for the commencement of payment of the stipends and allowances to the beneficiaries. Retired…

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