CSO Releases Probe Report of River Ezu Dead Bodies

[Vanguard] A civil society group in Onitsha, Anambra State, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, Inter-society, will today, release the report of its special investigation into the over 25 dead bodies found floating on Ezu Riv…

[Vanguard] A civil society group in Onitsha, Anambra State, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, Inter-society, will today, release the report of its special investigation into the over 25 dead bodies found floating on Ezu River located at Amansea part of Awka, the capital city of Anambra State in the late night/early morning of January 18 and 19, 2013.

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PDP Crisis Worsens As Sheriff’s S-West Faction Joins Mega Party

[Vanguard] Contrary to expectations that the problems facing the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are over following the Supreme Court judgment which recognised Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic National chairman, several members of the party in the South W…

[Vanguard] Contrary to expectations that the problems facing the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are over following the Supreme Court judgment which recognised Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic National chairman, several members of the party in the South West who are loyal to the ousted National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alli Modu Sherif, have dumped the party for the new Mega Party of Nigeria, MPN.

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We Don’t Understand What Nigerians Mean By Restructuring – APC

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Congress, APC, has explained its confusion in the face of clamour by some Nigerians for the restructuring of the country, saying it didn’t understand what people meant by it.

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Congress, APC, has explained its confusion in the face of clamour by some Nigerians for the restructuring of the country, saying it didn't understand what people meant by it.

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Ogoni Cleanup – We’ve Engaged Illegal Oil Refiners – HYPREP

[Vanguard] Port Har -The Hydrocarbon Pollution and Remediation Project, HYPREP, yesterday, disclosed that it has engaged illegal oil refiners in Ogoni communities of Khana, Gokana, Tai and Eleme Local Government Areas of Rivers State in the clean-up pr…

[Vanguard] Port Har -The Hydrocarbon Pollution and Remediation Project, HYPREP, yesterday, disclosed that it has engaged illegal oil refiners in Ogoni communities of Khana, Gokana, Tai and Eleme Local Government Areas of Rivers State in the clean-up process.

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Governors Forum Set Up Committee for State Police

[Vanguard] Abuja -IN what may appear to be a tacit support for the restructuring of the country, the Governors Forum last night set up a six man committee to explore the option of actualising state police in the country.

[Vanguard] Abuja -IN what may appear to be a tacit support for the restructuring of the country, the Governors Forum last night set up a six man committee to explore the option of actualising state police in the country.

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Govt Offered Me Biafra Without Rivers, Benue – Nnamdi Kanu

[Vanguard] The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, disclosed that the Federal Government offered him Biafra Republic while in Prison with only the five South East States as the component parts but he rejected i…

[Vanguard] The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, disclosed that the Federal Government offered him Biafra Republic while in Prison with only the five South East States as the component parts but he rejected it. According to him, he rejected it because that did not constitute the complete Biafra, saying that he told them that he wanted a Biafra with Rivers and Benue States inclusive.

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Country Needs a Younger President – Trevor Manuel

[News24Wire] Why must South Africa have a president double the age of the bulk of South Africans who are below 35, former finance minister Trevor Manuel asked Stellenbosch University (SU) students on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Why must South Africa have a president double the age of the bulk of South Africans who are below 35, former finance minister Trevor Manuel asked Stellenbosch University (SU) students on Wednesday.

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Anambra Guber – Senator Andy Uba Leads 40 Senators to Pick APC Form

[Leadership] Abuja -Senator Andy Uba yesterday led 40 senators to obtain the expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the upcoming governorship election in Anambra State.

[Leadership] Abuja -Senator Andy Uba yesterday led 40 senators to obtain the expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the upcoming governorship election in Anambra State.

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