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My interest is in the less privileged

Fulfillment to me is how far you’ve been able to meet your ambition or realise your goals. Some people would reach their fulfillment if they are able to achieve what they had set out to achieve. To some, it could be the size of their bank accounts but to me, it is about service to humanity. It is a matter of individual idea.

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How JTF exhumed the body of John Togo

ON Wednesday, May 25, while a large cache of arms and ammunition, including 1,798 rifles, one 1981 assorted guns and 70 rocket propelled grenades, recovered from militants in Delta, Bayelsa and Ondo states were being destroyed at the Headquarters of the 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Enugu, men of the Joint Task Force, JTF, on the Niger_Delta embarked on an off the cuff and dangerous operation.

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Untold story of pipeline fire explosion that killed over 22 persons

TUESDAY May 24, 2011 would forever remain indelible in the memory of the people of Oko Ovwore-Amukpe Okpe community in Delta State following an early morning NNPC pipeline fire explosion reminiscent of the Atigwo-Jesse explosion of October 17, 1998 incident that claimed thousands of lives and visited unimaginable suffering and hardship to many families till date.

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Gbaramatu: A King without Palace

Two years ago, the Joint Task Force, JTF in the Niger Delta invaded the oil rich Gbaramatu Kingdom of Warri South West Local Government Council of Delta state, hometown of repentant militant leader, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a Tompolo, after a fracas between members of JTF and some of the then militants in the area, leaving a scare that lives in the minds of the inhabitants.

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Traffic pain, anger on Ikorodu Road

Residents of Ikorodu, who commute to and from Lagos for their daily bread are not finding the trips funny these days.
Although a mere 20 kilometre or twenty minute journey, getting out of or getting into the town from Ketu is full of stress. Traffic gridlock has become a routine, endless man hours are lost, and business appointment blown away.

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The well-being of orphans is our focus – Adeniyi

Though Kabeer Adisa Adeniyi is still in his 40s but, about 30,000 Nigerians have benefited from skill acquisition programme and HIV/AIDS campaign initiated by Guidance Community Development Foundation, a non-governmental organisation that he heads. The organisation reaches out to orphans and vulnerable children and gives free-interest rate soft loan scheme to young small scale business owners. He is our role model this week.

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