Breaking News: New Militant Group Sets To Wind Down Oil Operations in Niger/Delta

..issues ultimatum to foreigners New militant group called Niger Delta Republic Fighters, NDRF ordered all oil companies and multi-nationals operating in the Niger Delta to vacate the region before May 29 or their safety would not guaranteed with effect from June 1, 2019 over what the described ill treatment being meted to the region by the current administration. NDRF has also threatened to declare the Republic of Niger Delta on June 1, 2019In a press statement released by Maj-Gen’ Maxwell Dan stated that, “After several months of consultations within and…

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PTCIJ Tasks Journalists on Facts Finding, Investigative Journalism

By Victor Bieni AWKA-As part of efforts to strengthen the criminal Justice System and Anti-Corruption fight in Nigeria and globally; and most importantly checkmate the dangers posed by the advent of the new media in the 21st century Journalism, the Leadership of Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), Program Manager (PTCIJ), Mr. Eno Mgboho, Facilitator/Staff (PTCIJ), a resource person/ the Provost, Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ), Mr. Gbenga Ogunleye has tasked professional Journalists in Nigeria and the rest of the World to invade the New Media Space as a…

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Yakubu Gowon Slumps At Ejoor’s Burial In Delta State

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, reportedly slumped at the burial of late Maj.Gen.David Akpodiete Ejoor in Ovwor-Olomu Community, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State. It was  learnt that Gowon was taking the final salute in honour of Ejoor when he suddenly slumped and was immediately rushed into emergency military medical tent. Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and former governor of the state, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, who were seated with Gowon before the incident when the military parade was ongoing immediately rushed into the tent to ensure he…

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Elohim Ministries Int’l, Inc,Presents Cash, Wedding Rings To sponsor Two Marriages,Gives Starter Packs To Three others

  By Joel Grandball &Omamuzo Efidhere, As part of its commitment, vision and mission to reach out to the less privileged, Elohim Ministries International Inc USA, has promised to sponsor the marriages of two volunteers of the Good News of Salvation, Gbanraun 2019. While three persons that graduated from barbing training were presented with complete barbing kits to start up their businesses. Presenting the complete set of diamond engagement and wedding rings to the volunteers, Mr. Wisdom Praize, an assistant pastor, who served in the prayers and counseling department and…

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Gbanraun 2019: Woman, 86 Gets New Set Of Teeths, 53 Students Awarded Scholarship

..as monarch tagged program as God sent By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere,   Elohim Ministries International Inc, USA, in collaboration with Ekuogbe Akpodiete Foundation has improved the quality of life of an octogenarian, by giving her a new set teeths . Egu Sieowei Yefrighe who had just seven teeths left with two on the verge of pulling off was ecstatic, saying “I have been living on non-solid food for years and could not chew anymore.  “I have lost hope of chewing anything again and did not even know that my…

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INEC’s Presidential Election Results in Delta State

By Politics Governance Warri South LGA PDP 22,086 APC 10,007 Isoko South LGA PDP 19,407 APC 10,536 Isoko North LGA PDP 19,515 APC 7,045 Warri South-West PDP 81,833 APC 43,214 Burutu PDP 38,543 APC 5,546 Warri North LGA PDP 25,394 APC 12,744 Sapele LGA PDP 13,642 APC 9776 Ughelli North PDP 16,140 APC 24,193 Okpe LGA PDP 11,167 APC 7,769 Ndokwa West LGA PDP 20,498 APC 3,579 Bomadi LGA PDP 62,297 APC 1,742 Ndokwa East LGA PDP 20,976 APC 3,312 Ethiope East LGA PDP 8,294 APC 13,854 Ethiope West LGA…

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Breaking News! Agege win again, As Waive clinches Ughelli North, South/ Udu Federal Constituency Reps

The results for the Delta Central Senatorial District and Ughelli North, South and Udu federal constituency has been released by the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC with senator Ovie Omo-Agege being reelected and Rev. Francis Ejiroghene Waive winning. Senator Omo-Agege of the APC pulled a total of 111, 100 to beat the PDP candidate, Evelyn Oboro who scored 99, 422 whike the SDP candidate, Dr. Ovie Uwhuanogho had 2, 204. Also, for Ughelli North, Ughelli South and Udu federal constituency, Revd Ejiroghene Waive of the APC wins with 41,385 beating PDP…

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Breaking News: Security Operatives Ban Journalists FromUghelli INEC Collation Center Amidst Tight Security

By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI – JOURNALISTS who visited the Ughelli collation center of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to monitor the collation of results from yesterday’s presidential and national assembly elections, were Sunday banned from gaining access into the premises. The ban is coming amidst a water tight security made up of a special team of mobile policemen and soldiers, positioned at the three access points to the center. It could be recalled that in 2015, a similar occurrences occurred when Vanguard Reporter was attacked by security agencies attached…

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Breaking :INEC Shifts Nigeria Polls to February 23, March 9, Give Reasons

BREAKING: INEC postpones Nigeria elections, announces new dates, gives reasons…. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed the February 16 presidential and National Assembly elections. The polls will now hold Saturday February 23. This was one of the decisions reached early Saturday morning in a meeting INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu had with the 12 national commissioners in Abuja. Addressing the media, Yakubu explained that the shift was mainly due to logistics problems faced by the commission. “Following a careful review, the commission came to the conclusion that proceeding…

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BREAKING: INEC to postpone tomorrow’s election – Premium Times

  Premium Times, Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu showing a specimen ballot paper for Ekiti governorship election during the INEC quarterly consultative meeting with political parties, in Abuja on Wednesday (4/6/18). 03573/4/6/2018/Hogan Bassey/NAN FILE: Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu showing a specimen ballot paper for Ekiti governorship election during the INEC quarterly consultative meeting with political parties, in Abuja on Wednesday (4/6/18). 03573/4/6/2018/Hogan Bassey/NAN The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is considering postponing Saturday’s presidential and national assembly elections, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt. Multiple sources close to the…

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