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Okowa to N-Delta govts: Harness your resources for region’s devt

Okowa to N-Delta govts: Harness your resources for region’s devt

ASABA—GOVERNOR lfeanyi Okowa of Delta State has challenged governments of Niger Delta states to harness the region’s natural resources for sustainable growth and development. Speaking in Asaba during a 2-day Niger Delta Development Forum, NDDF, Okowa stressed the need for collaborative efforts towards speedy growth of the region.

Dogara flays environmental degradation, poor roads in Ideato

Dogara flays environmental degradation, poor roads in Ideato

SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara has assured the people of Ideato North/South Federal Constituency that the House would speed up its efforts at addressing environmental degradation in the constituency, noting that the matter had been referred to the House Committee on Environment.

Kogi poll: IGP relocates DIG operations to Lokoja

Kogi poll: IGP relocates DIG operations to Lokoja

Abuja— With barely 48 hours to the governorship election in Kogi State, the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, has assured Nigerians, especially indigenes of Kogi State, of the readiness of the Police and other relevant agencies to provide effective security and ensure a smooth and orderly conduct of the poll slated for November 21, 2015.

11 killed, 57 injured in Kano suicide bomb attack

11 killed, 57 injured in Kano suicide bomb attack

Kano—The Police in Kano have confirmed the death of 11 persons, including two female suicide bombers, while 57 were injured in an explosion which occurred at the GSM market located at Farm Centre in Kano metropolis, yesterday.

Ebonyi NSCDC arrests 2 pipeline vandals

Ebonyi NSCDC arrests 2 pipeline vandals

EBONYI State command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, yesterday arrested two persons suspected to be pipeline vandals in the state.